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“We Are The North” art exhibition by Williams Chechet comes to Lagos


Nigeria-born Williams Chechet is the supremely talented graphics designer, illustrator and muralist responsible for globally acclaimed contemporary art pieces.

His latest art project, We are the North, is a series of beautiful illustrations from Northern Nigeria, where Williams was raised, influenced by pop art – an art movement which involves imagery from popular culture being visually removed from its known context, isolated, and/or combined with unrelated material.

The We are the North will be exhibiting for the first time at The Moorhouse Hotel in Ikoyi, Lagos in conjunction with Alliance Français de Lagos. The exhibition opens on the 3rd of June at 5pm and the pieces will show till the 16th of June.

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