Paradise...according to Chukwuma’s art of panels
In a world where clergymen, across faiths, are overwhelmed by increasing disturbance of peace around the world, Gerald Chukwuma takes ‘gospel’ of peace onto the art space.
Art Dubai… Here comes Nubuke with two Diaspora artists
Accra, Ghana-based art group, Nubuke Foundation, makes its second appearance at Art Dubai, UAE showing the works of Daniel Kojo Schrade and that of George Afedzi Hughes.
How affordable debut expanded african art market
A third art sale for the leading art auctioneer in Nigeria, Arthouse Contemporary seemed to have proven that, indeed, the fledging Lagos art market is sustainable.
Global Gathering For Art Goes To The Future
When Global Art Forum 2015 opens during the 10th edition of Art Dubai holding from March 18 at Fort Island, Madinat Jumeirah, U.A.E, writers, technologists and other professionals in creative and digital world will be probing what the organisers tagged The Future.
In Ibadan, Skretting Sows Fish Seed Of Art
Rare partnership between art and the corporate sector could not have been better appreciated when the value of a seed as foundation in achieving a goal was emphasised by artist, Polly Alakija and fish feeds group, Skretting. Expressed during the formal opening ceremony of Scretting, in Ibadan Oyo State, the partnership formed the climax of…
Motion And Emotions...Painterly Adventure Into Art Of Feelings
When art delves into the study of mental and physical aspects of well-being as artist, Tuodeinye Ogaga’s palette attempts, science is dragged into accommodaing artistic perspective to broaden the subject.
A Love Triangle… Lending Godly Flavour To Valentine’s Day Festivity
In a world firmly in the grip of carnal love, it is easy to forget the import and origin of Valentine’s Day, a day dedicated to the Catholic’s St. Valentine of Rome, and his pioneering work in fostering Godly, agape love in healing the daughter of his jailer before his execution. Man’s quest to balance…
Sprinkling Confetti On Unwelcome Persons’ Portraits
Thematically based on the plight of victims of displacement, Ngozi Schommers’ collage paintings, interestingly, bring an opportunity to see the subject through the perspective of a resident in Germany. Also of interest is the fact that, increasingly, a conservative Lagos art space is being challenged in battle for the soul of the rising value of…
World’s Designers Meet At Design Days Dubai
COINCIDING with Art Week of UAE, the fifth edition of Design Days Dubai, which holds from March 14 – 18, 2016 at Downtown Dubai asserts its strength as world’s most diverse gathering.
At Nike Art Gallery, British Women Share In Nigerian Culture
RECENTLY, Nike Art Gallery hosted British Women’s Group (BWG), an organisation of British women or women who have British partners at the gallery in Lagos. During the visit, which was undertaken by 20 of the women, who are of other nationalities other than Britain, they were taken through the various facets of art practised in…