For Ehikhamenor, Mode, a new face in managing art beckons
Art galleries’ representation of artists in major outlets such as exhibitions and other art market spaces as well as in general management of creative professionals ...
In Lagos, a Kenyan experience of African art appropriation
Loss of value, either as a result of of misplaced or missing provenance, has been widely responsible for improper appropriation of African art, particularly in foreign spaces.
A taste of African Art
A true Benin native, Nigerian visual artist, photographer and writer Ehikhamenor produces abstract, symbolic, and politically motivated works that reveal his ties to the historical Benin Kingdom.
Bruce Onobrakpeya, The Harmattan Workshop in retrospective exhibition
Master printmaker, Prof. Bruce Onobrakpeya and his The Harmattan Workshop are holding a major art exhibition featuring works of artists from over a decade of the yearly are gathering at Lagos Court of Arbitration (LCA), Lekki, Lagos.
Fresh breathe of clay from ‘Yaba’ ceramists
Ceramic art is not exactly common on Lagos art space for the simple reason that its appreciation is more functional and utilitarian than aesthetics, compared to other non-applied art sub-genres.
A nation’s changing times on canvas of Oshinowo
When strange events occur, artists’ accounts via visual interpretation or impression always serve as medium of resources, including anthropological and other evidences from which historians and researchers either derive content to support their findings or get leads to unravel facts.
Book on Taraba ex-governor for presentation
At last a book detailing the intrigues that followed the plane crash of former Governor of Taraba State, Danbaba Danfulani Suntai, is ready for presentation to the public.
Zainab Shuiabu’s first solo exhibition excites Abuja art lovers
With a breath of fresh talent, Abuja-based Zainab Shuaibu’s recent solo exhibition came on stream, when she exhibited 24 works in Abuja. By so doing, she did not only gladden the hearts of her family, government officials and art lovers, but also...
NB announces entries for 9th edition of National Arts Competition
The Nigerian Breweries (NB) in partnership with African Artists’ Foundation (AAF) has called for entries into the 9th edition of the National Arts Competition (NAC). The announcement was made on Thursday at a press conference held at NB office, Igamun, Lagos.