After residency programme, artists in Leap Of Fate VI
Nurturing young professionals to a great height is the dream of Alexis Galleries. With a desire of contributing to the development of young and emerging African artists
For Strings Attached, artists converge on Didi Museum
Muyiwa Akinmolere, Tayo Aiyelowo, Fortune Aniforo, Francis Agemo, Andikan Edwin, Deji Akinpelu and Wale Adeyemi are artists whose works have provided supports for people living with sickle cell.
With ‘Soul Art’ project, corps member empowers, nurtures young talent
Determined to discover young talent and nurture them to great artists, Tochukwu Evans, a serving corps member on Personal Community Development Service Project (CDS), recently organised an art show at the Command Day Secondary School, Oshodi, Lagos.
Changing Niger Delta narrative through arts
For Wilfred Ukpong, a French-Nigerian interdisciplinary artist and practice-led researcher based in Oxford, UK, using arts to address socio-cultural and environmental issues is not just a passion....
Laws to protect Nigeria’s heritage, monuments Coming
The powers of the Federal Government as managers and regulators of heritage in Nigeria will be strengthened should the proposed amendment bill on monuments and heritage becomes law.
Excitement as Celebration of Legacies unite Onobrakpeya, Grillo, Nwoko, Okeke, others
It was another historic gathering in Lagos for artists famously referred to as ‘Zaria Rebels’ in the Nigerian art parlance.
How Onobrakpeya, 20 others created ‘abundance’ in The Bloom-2
Irrespective of the argument for or against relativity in mastery of art, the commercial galleries would not stop projecting its preference for established signatures as recently asserted by a second gathering of artists in Lagos.
National gallery celebrates carver of FESTAC ‘77 mask, Pa Joseph Alufa
Social media and smartphones have had significant impact on art world. Digital has put power in the hands of collectors and aficionados to search at will for information, as well as to choose among a myriad of means in order to acquire art.
GFA opens gallery, holds weekend trainings
Guild of Professional Fine Artists of Nigeria (GFAN) formerly opened its own art gallery on Sunday and the facility is expected to feature professional art related activities like exhibitions,