Early search... Arueyingho revisits resilient art process
Contemporary process of creating art, such as digital and other postmodern methods, could not have surfaced without the traditional steps as part of natural progression, so suggests Geoffrey Aje Arueyingho ...
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.
American experience for Nigeria’s harmattan workshop
As contemporary contents keep collapsing barriers across cultures, the informal art skill acquisition space appears to be falling in line, just as building community interest is also taking priority.
For the wishing tree, art, technology meet in Osogbo
Brazilian artist, Prof. Paulo Cesar Teles-organised international Art and Multimedia workshop made its Nigeria debut in Osogbo, Osun State. The international workshop titled The Wishing Tree, held for four days at the Blue and White Hotel, Oke Onitea, Osogbo.
After bone-collage, Archie-Abia goes ‘graven’ painting
For over two decades, Godwin Archie-Abia ruled as a bone-collage artist whose period in waste recycling shot him into mainstream Lagos art environment. But a new period in the artist’s career ...
Abraka hosts confab on reconstructing African indigenous knowledge systems
From August 23 through 26, 2016, the Faculty of Arts, Delta State University Abraka, will host a conference tagged ‘The Humanities and the Reconstruction of Indigenous Knowledge Systems in Africa.
‘Art speaks love, peace, unity in diverse tongues’
According to Femi Williams, arts speak a universal language, a rhythm of peace, love and harmony. For him every artwork is a paradox of maze and every chance to understand its riddles exhilarates freedom.
Mangbetu...struggle against modernisation
In what London, U.K-based October Gallery describes as Eddy Kamuanga Ilunga’s current series themed; Mangbetu, the Congolese artist explores struggle of the Mangbetu people, an ethnic group of warrior ...