For Idonije, Music Meets Art at living legends
Octogenarian music critic, Benson Idonije who turned 80 on June 13, 2016 had a fresh experience outside his’sound and screen’ terrain when six artists mounted their easels before him at Freedom Park, Lagos Island.
Down the rabbit hole…a poetic lens
Photography inspired by poetry and other literary genres come from the lens of one of Nigeria’s new generation photo artists, Logo Oluwamuyiwa Adeyemi, whose focus on Lagos...
What’s cooking? A convergence of photography, culinary
A fusion of the kitchen and photography suggests that cooking is also an art as two photographers focus their lenses on the culinary skills of three professionals, culminating...
Nnubia’s golden touch on colourists ‘80s in retrospect
Five decades old, 28 years post-training career, Gerry Nnubia, who is one of the artists known as ‘Colourists’ in the 1980s undertakes self-appraisal and discovers that he has outlined the current state...
Soyinka as ‘Guinea Pig’ for Captain Blud Comic
A new comic publication, The Adventures Of Captain Blud, which depicts Nobel Laureate, Prof Wole Soyinka as lead character or ‘hero’ brings freshness into celebration of values.
The 7th Element puts urban arts in the spotlight
“The 7th Element is a platform to showcase graffiti and non-traditional artists across Nigeria,” said Adaora Mbelu, Head of Innovation at A2Creative.
Davies-Okundaye, TY Bello, others stand out for feminism
Nike Davies-Okundaye, TY Bello, Nnenna Okore, Wura Natasha Ogunji, Tyna Adebowale, Ranti Bamgbala, Carey Godwin, Taiye Idahor, Zemaye Okediji, Obiageli Okigbo and Karin Troy ...
Shifting space in African design with AAND
Courtesy of new generation of indigenous architects comes a shift from the intimidating textures of foreign designs such as the Gothic, Victorian and Portuguese, that have infested..