In Raw Intuition, Nzekwe takes sculptural probe of humanity
Against the backdrop of increasing socio-economic challenges, Philip Nzekwe takes a sculptural probe into people’s behavioural patterns.
How Onobrakpeya, 20 others created ‘abundance’ in The Bloom-2
Irrespective of the argument for or against relativity in mastery of art, the commercial galleries would not stop projecting its preference for established signatures as recently asserted by a second gathering of artists in Lagos.
‘I’m worried 30 years after, cultural policy is still in legislative limbo’
Benson Omowafola 'Kasta' Tomoloju (fondly called Ben T) is a multi-talented artist and pioneer of arts and culture journalism in the country. He was at a time the Arts, and later, Deputy Editor of The Guardian.
60 years art of Onobrakpeya as metaphor for where the elephant has passed by
Viewing the oeuvre of Bruce Onobrakpeya in just one spot is no doubt a rare and amazing experience. A legend in printmaking, Onobrakpeya...
Uche Okeke honoured on 86th post-humous birthday
Master artist and father of the Nsukka Art School, Uche Okeke, would have turned 86 this year had he not passed away on January 5, 2016. On Tuesday April 30, 2019, the Ugoma Adegoke-led Bloom Arts, in concert with the Asele Institute and Iwalewa Books, gathered artists and thinkers, art collectors and enthusiasts, as well…
Bruce Onobrakpeya in Beauty and The Machine
An exhibition of new installation works by Bruce Onobrakpeya titled, Beauty and The Machine, will hold from April 20 to May 10, 2019 at the Freedom Park, Lagos. It is the first of a series of shows to commemorate 60 years of the artist’s public presentation of his art through exhibitions. According to Kennii Ekundayo,…
At Art Dubai 2019, Modern Galleries face space, sustenance challenge
As Art Dubai, in UAE, keeps expanding in its 13th year of existence, Modern galleries section of the yearly fair is raising challenge of sustenance.
To encourage ‘new collectors’, modern masters headline affordable art’s night out
For a fledgling art hub, strengthening the secondary market is essential for essential growth. Therefore, Arthouse Contemporary, Nigeria’s premier auction house...
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.