A Lagos test for Ghanaian texture of New Threads
While intellectual contents of every piece of art, across ages and peoples, cannot be denied, the strength of art from Africa had been in the richness of aesthetics.
For 17th auction, modern, contemporary art go under the hammer
Art of modern masters and leading contemporary artists from West Africa are among those currently being viewed ahead of an auction scheduled for tomorrow, Monday, November 14, 2016 at The Wheatbaker Hotel, Ikoyi, Lagos.
Nigerian artists keep sculpture in the family
Princess Elizabeth Olowu, 77, sits on the sofa in her small living room, rubbing bronze sculptures with lemon juice to make them shine.
A voice for artists via Infinite Treasures II
A season of Lagos art would be incomplete activities without an exhibition by some of Nigeria’s leading artists whose immense contributions to the city’s art hub ...
Again, Nigerian art 'echoes' in Paris
Increasing appreciation of Nigerian art abroad is being confirmed by a second exhibition, this year, in Paris, France.
Guardian TweetChat Recap: Victor Ehikhamenor
Nigeria is blessed with unique and diverse artists, and in a country where being one is viewed as a part-time job, and its relevance purely underrated ...
Osodi, Okore, Dele-Kuku show at Art X Lagos
From November 4-6, 2016, Arthouse-The Space participates in the Art X Lagos Art Fair, holding at the Civic Center, Victoria Island, Lagos. This presentation will feature the work of contemporary artists Sokari Douglas Camp, Ola Dele-Kuku, Eva Obodo, Nnenna Okore and George Osodi spanning drawing, sculpture, photography and installation. Arthouse-The Space is a satellite initiative…
On immigration, Hazoumè’s sculpture, painting capture 'All In The Same Boat'
One of the leading contemporary African artists in the Diaspora space, Romuald Hazoumè, expands his thematic focus on 21st-century human movement challenges.