We are collectors and purveyors of the finest authentic, rare, unique and exquisite tribal and decorative art from
Art lovers, modern art lovers, historians and collectors worldwide are investing in African art for more than its ethnographic data. It is genuine art that is sensual, provocative and contemporary. In the modern living space the juxtaposition of African art has a breathtakingly powerful beauty. It has had a profound influence on the work of many renowned artists, including Picasso, Van Gogh, Matisse, Derain, Modigliani Utrillo and more, whose work are normally found in modern art galleries, museums or private art collections.
These artifacts will move you. They resonate with the humanity and humility of a country where life and art are bound together as a matter of survival. As each tribal art piece draws you in, it will reveal to you its own spiritual and physical worlds.
Rita moved from South Africa to New Zealand in 1994 and brought with her a passion for collecting rare and valuable African art. It is this passion that is the driving force behind this impressive new African art gallery - Afrodizzia.
"Africa, the birthplace of the human race, possesses a cultural history of unparalleled depth. Its mystique and magic mesmerizes me". Rita Haagner
I invite you to come and explore Africa with me!