Ten years after, Ben Osawe’s works confront provenance challenge
Provenance of an artist’s works is, perhaps, the most challenging aspects of art appreciation. It becomes more complex and fragile when the situation involves departed artists. For Ben Osawe (1931- 2007), there seems to be a Herculean task for the managers of his estate to rescue some of his works from being devalued by unverified…
Enwonwu, Onobrakpeya, African modern, contemporary artists for 21st Arthouse auction
Arthouse Contemporary will hold the 21st edition of its auction of modern and contemporary art tomorrow, November 19, 2018, at 6.00 p.m. A preview, which started on Friday, November 16, ends today.
"I Am Influencing Enhanced Perspectives Of Ourselves, Our Culture, Our Arts"
Ugoma Adegoke trained as an economist and corporate finance professional but is today, a creative entrepreneur, gallerist and foremost multi-arts curator. A tireless community builder, arts advocate, passionate art collector and taste-maker, she is the founding director and Chief Curator of Bloom Art, Lagos. In 2014, she originated an important art repatriation transaction that saw…