Frequently Asked Questions
Q: What is Forme Femine Art Gallery?
A: Forme Femine Art (FFA) is a catalyst for artists in the African art ecosystem, showcasing artistic expressions with thematic focus on Afro Femininity and female agency.
FFA represents talented artists, portraying the feminine in order to create a multilayered visual commentary on the relationship between art and society in the African context.
Shows are designed to offer the finest reflections on the diversity of thought and style that the subject of afro-femininity can offer; with intent to reflect cultural heritage, and engage dialogue across seas.
Q: Where is Forme Femine Art based?
A: Forme Femine Art is a Lagos-based gallery with artists from across Africa and a contact office in Berlin.
Most artworks (mainly traditional art, digital art and limited editions) are shipped directly from our artist studios across Africa and a few from our framing stations in Lagos/Berlin.
Q: Is Forme Femine only for women artists?
A: No, we display all artists irrespective of their gender, however our thematic focus is on the female form and its particularities.
Q: Can I submit my portfolio for review?
A: Yes. However, we only showcase selected artists based on our thematic criteria
Or submit your proposed project via email - email@example.com
Q: How do I apply to exhibit my artwork at Forme Femine
Q: Can artists living outside of the African continent apply?
A: Yes, we engage artists living/working from anywhere on the globe, however we currently only represent indigenous artists and the African diaspora.
Q: Does Forme Femine sell artwork
A: Absolutely! Our mission is to create a sustainable platform where artists can grow, earn and thrive.
For artist-related inquiries - firstname.lastname@example.org
Q: Do you ship internationally?
A: Yes. We ship internationally to anywhere in the world with little exceptions.
Please contact us if you have any questions concerning your destination.
Q: How long is Delivery after purchasing an artwork
A: The artwork will be delivered to you within 2 - 5 weeks, depending on your location (2-3 weeks within Africa, 4-6 weeks internationally)
Q: How do I place an order for an artwork?
A: Follow these simple steps to purchase artwork from our gallery's page on artsy.net:
Click on the artwork you are interested in purchasing and select the "BUY NOW" option.
Fill in your shipping address and other required details.
If you have chosen only one artwork, you can proceed to check out.
If you wish to buy more artworks, select "continue shopping" in the top right corner to browse through our online gallery and add more artworks to your cart.
Once you have selected all the artworks you want to purchase, click "CHECKOUT" to complete your order.
You will receive an email confirming your order and providing the necessary shipping details.
Please feel free to contact us if you have any further questions or need assistance with your purchase.
Q: Do I receive a Certificate of authenticity after purchase?
A: Yes, you get a signed certificate of authenticity along with your artwork.
Q: Do you offer payment plans for purchasing artworks
A: Yes we do.
Please contact our curator with subject title ‘Payment Plan for XYZ artwork’ via email
email@example.com indicating the artwork you wish to purchase. All necessary details on the process will will be shared with you
Q: Does Forme Femine frame purchased artworks?
A: On request. In some cases, collectors want their artwork unrolled and shipped to them in an art tube. Please let us know if you’ve got any framing specifications.
Q: Where can we find the gallery on social media?
A: You can find us on Instagram, Facebook and LinkedIn.
Follow us to get the latest updates on upcoming exhibitions, artists and new art collections.