Kassi, Banjo, Nwaneri come alive in stasis
A group show of 47 paintings, drawings and ceramic works by three artists from Nigeria and Cameroun has opened at Temple Muse, Victoria Island, Lagos.
Odùduwà Museum opens mobile show in Lagos
As part of efforts aimed at restoring and promoting Yoruba civilisation across the globe, The House of Odùduwà, led by His Imperial Majesty, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, the Ooni of Ife, in partnership with governments of Brazil, Cuba and over 20 other countries....
Creative Masterclass holds in Lagos
In its second edition, Creative Photography Masterclass 2019 began yesterday at Thought Pyramid Art Centre, Ikoyi, Lagos. It will end on August 23, 2019 . Described as one of the most elite photography workshops in Africa, the masterclass is distinguished by its top-caliber faculty of facilitators.
Shonibare shows Cowboy Angels in British Museum
Despite being revered globally, the Nigerian artist, Yinka Shonibare (CBE), in nearly two decades of practicing art, successfully, did not attract the attention of the British Museum until recently. No thanks to the U.S. President, Donald Trump.
NGA honours Demas Nwoko, for his art, architecture
The National Gallery of Art (NGA) last week opened a show in honour of Prince Demas Nwoko for his contributions to the development of visual arts in the country.
Ogunwo’s Brushstrokes of hope More Than Meets The Eye
Disturbed by what he termed the teeming number of Nigerians seeking to relocate, Bolaji Ogunwo, a fine art teacher, with his last solo show at the International...
Gabriel Jideonwor’s Vivid Gallery opens in Lekki
After Vivid Exclusive Art Gallery made its entry into Lagos art scene two years ago, the opening of another facility in Lekki Gardens, Phase II...
How Okpu’s cluster of figures celebrate family values
The breakdown of communication in the family and community is focus of Nobert Okpu’s new body of work, Cluster, which interrogates youth restiveness and insecurity inNigeria.