The 2017 edition of the yearly Vision of the Child (VoTC) art project was launched on Tuesday last week at Diamond Bank head office, Lekki, Lagos. This year’s project is specially designed to celebrate the 50th birthday.....
Nigerian modernists return for Art Dubai 2017
When sculptures and paintings of two Nigerian modernists, Ben Osawe (1931-2007) and Muraina Oyelami b.1940 are shown among works of other artists from across the world at Art Dubai from March 15 - 18, 2017...
Expanding art appreciation with Araba
Taking art appreciation to an uncommon territory by establishing a gallery outside the art hub of the Lagos and Victoria Islands is no doubt a bold step. And when the name of the gallery connotes strength.....
Artisans break the mould in Britain's pottery capital
At the 18th-century Spode pottery works in Stoke-on-Trent, start-up artisans like 22-year-old Emma Price are moving into abandoned buildings and breathing new life into a once-mighty industry.
Shonibare, Kure lift Nigerian art abroad
The energy in art from Nigeria on international space was celebrated at Cape Town Art Fair, South Africa when the country’s local and Diaspora artists showed under different galleries.
How ‘art of alternative space’ may shape Lagos in 2017
For the dual factors of contemporary expression and growing number of artists in need of art exhibition space, alternative outlets outside the traditional gallery facilities are most likely to be on the increase in the year 2017.
African art galleries converge on New York
More than 60 contemporary artists, who are described as of emerging and established profile, will be represented by art galleries from Africa and other parts of the world at 2017 New York edition of 1:54 Contemporary African...
Masters, young artists for second Affordable Art Auction
In its second edition, the Affordable Art Auction, which made its debut last year, continues in 2017 with artworks by Olu Amoda, Rom Isichei, Ndidi Dike, Tayo Quaye, Abiodun Olaku, Bunmi Babatunde, Sam Ovraiti, Lemi Ghariokwu...
Stolen Van Goghs on show in Naples
Two Van Gogh masterpieces stolen in Amsterdam in 2002 and recovered last year in Italy will be on show in Naples from Tuesday until February 26.