Art X Lagos
Desire of the art, courtesy Tokini Peterside
There’s a naked woman on the cover of Fela’s Yellow Fever. The young sylphlike creature, staring defiantly at you, shows off her pointy gifts, which are, as nearly the rest of her body...
Art X Lagos Announces New 2020 Dates And Program
ART X Collective has announced that the fifth edition of ART X Lagos, West Africa’s premier international art fair, will now take place online from 2nd to 9th December 2020. Themed ‘Present States, Shared Futures’ the fair will seek to proffer new ideas on how our global and national communities can move forward, assuredly, despite…
ART X Lagos returns for a fourth year in November
ART X Lagos, West Africa’s premier international art fair, is set to return for its fourth yearly showcase. Launched in 2016, the event has since become a cornerstone of the Lagos art calendar....
ART X Lagos returns for a fourth year: 1 - 3 November
ART X Lagos, West Africa’s premier international art fair, is set to return for its fourth annual showcase. Launched in 2016, the illustrious event has since become a cornerstone of the Lagos art calendar, drawing in local patrons and a host of international collectors, curators, and critics each year.
Inside ART X Lagos 2018
For the third year in a row Lagos stood still to experience ART X Lagos, the dynamic art fair showcasing and supporting the breadth of contemporary art from Africa and its Diaspora. Over the course of the weekend ART X Lagos opened its doors to visitors from all over the world, including the 2018 guest…
Odunsi, Masha, Others Set For Art X Live! 2018
ART X Live! 2018, a dynamic live art and sound interactive performance within the ART X Lagos project is set to be an electric exploration of Africa’s rich musical...
Yinka Shonibare to deliver keynote address at 2018 Art X Lagos
Yinka Shonibare's 'Venus de' Medici' ART X Lagos, West Africa's Premier International Art Fair was founded in 2016 by Tokini Peterside to showcase the best and most innovative contemporary art from the African continent and diaspora, and to widen Nigeria's connection to the art scene across Africa and internationally. Through its contribution to increasing the…
Art X Lagos 2018 brings the best of contemporary African art to lagos this november
ART X Lagos, West Africa’s premier international art fair, is delighted to announce the third edition of its annual fair, from Friday 2nd November to Sunday 4th November 2018, holding at The Civic Centre in Victoria Island, Lagos. The fair will play host to some of Africa’s most sought-after established and emerging artists, as well as leading galleries.
Nigerian art in need of ‘special’ stock exchange market
In 2015, a survey called Nigeria Art Market Report, published by Foundation for Contemporary and Modern Visual Arts (FCMVA) valued the country’s art economy through the prism of the secondary art market.
Absolut lights up Art X 2017
Despite the challenging times we live in, Absolut has seen that this generation remains positive and believes that tomorrow will be better.