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Happy African Art Fishing in the New Year 2024 by David Norden ( with a little help of Chat GPt-4) The sun sets on the old year, painting the sky with gold The fishers cast their nets, hoping for a bountiful haul They sing and dance on the shore, celebrating their culture and lore They thank the Bemba gods for… Read More »Happy Fishing in the New Year 2024
Lire en Français Art Primitif à Anvers. Lees in Nederlands Primitieve Kunst in Antwerpen. We visited David Norden, an esteemed antique dealer with a passion for African art. We captured his story in three days, focusing on his personal life as an antiques dealer and how he gained his knowledge. “My father and grandfather already had an antique shop. That’s… Read More »Primitive Art in Antwerp
Lees in Nederlands: Primitieve Kunst in Antwerpen Read in English: Primitive Art in Antwerp Nous avons rendu visite à David Norden, un antiquaire réputé, passionné d’art africain. Pendant trois jours, nous avons capturé son histoire, en nous concentrant sur sa vie personnelle en tant qu’antiquaire et la façon dont il a acquis ses connaissances. “Mon père et mon grand-père avaient… Read More »Art Primitif à Anvers
Lire en Français Art Primitif à Anvers. Read in English Primitive Art in Antwerp. We gingen langs bij David Norden, een gewaardeerde antiquair met een passie voor Afrikaanse kunst. In drie dagen legde zij zijn verhaal vast, waarbij ze de focus legde op zijn persoonlijke leven als antiquair en hoe hij zijn kennis heeft opgedaan. “Mijn vader en grootvader hadden… Read More »Primitieve Kunst in Antwerpen.
Sometimes you just need to start… I have photographed a selection of objects for my next online auction my next sale of African arts, some of them have prestigious provenance ~ Enjoy the preview~ Some objects are from my own collection, but I was also mandated by someone who stopped dealing to sell part of the collection. This is a… Read More »Recent African art acquisitions – Preparing collection for auction.
David Norden’s deep connection with the world of primitive art traces back to his childhood, shaped by the influence of his parents and his own personal experiences. Born into a family immersed in the appreciation of African art, Norden’s journey began at a young age, fostering a profound passion for these extraordinary cultural artifacts. His mother, Nadya Levi, a sculptor… Read More »David Norden: A Lifelong Passionate Journey in the World of Primitive Art
Nadya Levi, a sculptor with a passion for African Art. Born in 1929 in Bucarest, Nadya Levi left Roumania for Antwerp in 1929 where she studied sculpture at the Antwerp Academy. In the early 1960s, Nadya Levi started collecting African art, and also became a dealer. The Dutch dealer in African and Oceanic art Loed Van Bussel, introduced her to… Read More »Nadya Levi , sculptor and And African Art collector
Let yourself be surprised and enticed by Antwerp’s extensive shopping offerings. Ranging from major fashion houses to trendy boutiques, and from small and independent shops like David Norden’s African Art shop to groundbreaking concept stores. Every first Sunday of the month, a large selection of shops are open in the center of Antwerp. Come shop and combine it with a… Read More »Sunday Shopping in Antwerp