Shatter... travail of the girl-child
Issues of girl-child, women empowerment, rape and child molestation would continue to elicit discussions in the public space until something meaningful begins to happen.
Again, contemporary African Art Fair goes to New York
An expanding space for artists, writers and connoisseurs known as 1:54 Contemporary African Art sharpens its focus in the 2016 edition as it continues in New York, U.S.
Expanding future with four Artists at Arthouse
Dipo Doherty, Olumide Onadipe, Tyna Adebowale and Jelili Atiku are the recipients of Arthouse Foundation’s 2016 Residency. To expand the scope of their skills, the artists will start arriving for a two-month residency ...
Coming Home With Ekpuk’s Simplified-art
Drawing, painting and sculpture by U.S-based artist, Victor Ekpuk, radiate an aura of simplicity on walls and floor as guests trickle into the expansive space at Renault Showroom, Victoria Island, Lagos on a wet Saturday evening.
Asiko…Aconsciousness of history across Africa
From two projects of Centre for Contemporary Art (CCA), Lagos themed On Independence And The Ambivalence of Promise (2010) and History/Materiality (2012), the initiatives took on an....
Time to meet the world with Mpah-Dooh
Influenced by native Doualan culture and French modernity, visiting Cameroonian artist, Joel Mpah-Dooh shared his style and technique with Lagos community of art enthusiasts in an exhibition organised as as part of Francophonie week 2016.
Shonibare Heralds World War 1 Centenary, joins RCA secret
Works by Yinka Shonibare (MBE) are currently being displayed as part of a project known as 14-18 NOW of World War 1 Centenary Art commissions.
In Lagos, unfinished business of outsider’s signature
Chinze Ojobo’s signature and her kind of work, which faintly leans towards craft are obviously unfamiliar on the Lagos art scene, But her entry into the...