Saturday, 9th December 2023

Visual Arts

23 Jul
The contemporary art world in Nigeria is exploding with creative fervour While more and more Nigerian artists who work in the Diaspora are coming home to showcase their work to the growing pool of connoisseurs and collectors...
9 Jul
Titilola Fagbemi's art of mostly figurative representation, interestingly, takes its inspiration from the works by the artist's mother.
14 Jun
Fashion, as an identity, takes centre stage in artist, Olumide Oresegun's canvas as his recent works capture native African, diaspora and western textures.
21 May
The Children Art Gallery (TCAG) located at 1004 Estate in Victoria Island, Lagos is in forefront of promoting children art. The founders, Phoebe Giffey-Brohaugh and Segun, disclosed that the gallery would focus on the discovering...
21 May
Tributes have continued to pour in for the late theatre scholar, Prof Michael Etherton, who died on May 13, in Ireland. Tributes from his former students and colleagues have been overwhelming.
14 May
Top marketing communications industry stakeholders last week converged at the 7th edition of DStv Media Sales (DMS) and Media Independent Practitioners’ Association of Nigeria (MIPAN) workshop to chart a way forward for the industry. With theme: “The Role Of Video Content In Building Brand Loyalty,” the workshop provided media practitioners the platform to deliberate on…
14 May
While a shadow occupies all of the three-dimensional volume behind an object with light in front of it, Johnson Ocheja is currently occupying the four corners of Alliance Francaise, Mike Adenuga Centre, Ikoyi, Lagos gallery as he journeys through the shades of Yellow in his first solo exhibition.
16 Apr
The National Gallery of Arts (NGA) will on Tuesday, April 18, in Abuja, honour artists, who have contributed immensely to the growth and development of visual arts subsector in particular and the arts sector in general.
16 Apr
In continuation of its support for Nigerian art and artists, Soto Gallery, from April 13 to 30, 2023 is presenting, Charred Visions: Textures & Tensions, an exhibition of works by Uche Uzorka, Chukwumereogo Okeke and Uchay Joel Chima.
17 Mar
Janna WatsonJanna Watson is a painter who has developed a unique style and approach to her work through her constant exploration of her materials. She believes that her work itself has been the greatest influence on her art. The more she paints, the more she understands what her materials want to do, and this understanding…
12 Feb
After another year marked by extremes weather conditions, globally, from unprecedented heat waves in Europe that saw airport runways buckle to catastrophic flooding in Pakistan and Nigeria, which left a third of the country underwater and nearly 2,000 dead...
5 Feb
An art fair featuring works of emerging and established artists such as, Adavize Jamiu Ibrahim, Luqman Olabode Onipede, Ndifreke James, Michael Olusanya Omole, Kelly Omoefe Ovwigho and Omodesola Fagbenle recently held in Lagos.


22 mins ago
The President of the Nigeria Institute of Public Relations (NIPR), Dr. Ike Neliaku, has inaugurated two committees on the forthcoming first edition of the Nigeria National Spokespersons' Awards (NNSA) scheduled for March 2024. This is part of the historic deal with the Image Merchants Promotion Limited (IMPR) - publishers of PRNigeria, Economic Confidential, Spokespersons' Digest…
25 mins ago
The Director General of the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Kashifu Inuwa Abdullahi, has allayed the fear about artificial intelligence in communication and national security. Kashifu spoke at the 2023 Security and Emergency Management Awards (SAEMA) and Spokespersons’ Communication Awards (SCA); 29 awards were presented to eminent security personnel, agencies, public relations experts, public…
1 hour ago
Manchester United went one step forward against Chelsea but have gone two steps back as they fell to an embarrassing 3-0 defeat against Bournemouth.
2 hours ago
Nigerian government has said that the surge of military coups in the West African is fast becoming a threat to the democratic culture in the region.
2 hours ago
The President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, has called on African leaders to create quality jobs for its teeming unemployed youths to stem the trend of brain-drain bedeviling the continent.
3 hours ago
Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr. Ola Olukoyede has stated the commission's plan to go after international countries warehousing monies illegally moved out of Nigeria.
3 hours ago
The House of Representatives has expressed concern over the demise of no fewer than 80 persons after a recent drone attack by the military in Tudun Birni, Kaduna state.
3 hours ago
The Governor of Lagos State, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has pledged to collaborate with the new President of the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), Mr Gabriel Idahosa, to enhance economic activities in the state.
3 hours ago
The Ogun Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps (TRACE) says one person died and another sustained injury when a truck lost control at the Alagbon-Olorunda bridge along Owode-Idiroko Road in Ogun.
4 hours ago
The Kano State Government says it has blocked leakages that might led to the misuse of public funds by those in authority in the state.