Founded by Ghanaian-American entrepreneur, Kelvin “PJKev” Mensah and venture capitalist, Aaron Wilson will on Saturday, December 4, 2021 host the Approved Art Launch during Art Basel Miami 2021.
According to organizers, Approved Art aims to create opportunities and bridge gaps for diverse multidisciplinary artists worldwide and also focuses on the support and inclusion of multicultural artists in the physical art gallery space.
From a post on ApprovedArt.com, organizers said “We are forward-thinking advocates of talented individuals who are under the radar and looking to showcase their artistic abilities to the world, by utilizing our resources and robust network of the top brands in the world. We manage artists and create homegrown concepts that are disseminated to the masses!”
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The gallery has a roaster of some of the most talented artists from the United States, Europe and West Africa, Approved Art will be bringing a legendary gallery of exclusive pieces to the forefront at Art Basel Miami 2021!
“With a combination of unique art, special guests and good vibes, this is surely set to be an event that you do not want to miss! Join us as we end Art Basel Miami 2021 with a bang!”
Approved Art launch is themed as ‘Africa to the world’ and will highlight African Art.
Kelvin Mensah left his life in New York, where he’d worked retail and service jobs growing up, to move to Los Angeles in 2015. By 2019, Mensah had co-founded his own company, PJKev Approved LLC, and chartered more than 300 jets.
Mensah, 29, is now a luxury lifestyle specialist who arranges private flights for high-profile clients, like the Kardashians and soccer superstar Neymar Jr. By focusing on excellent customer service and fair prices, he’s established a client list of more than 300 people across industries like entertainment and sports.