How modern, contemporary masters celebrate with 25 years of Lagos art space
The mastery of art, its period and space come into focus in celebration context. And as contentious as the mastery of art is, some artists - based on their period of practice - have risen above such debate.
My father from my prism
I grew up to notice that we were strangers where we dwelt. Neighbours called my father Papa Nigeria and my Mum, Mama Nigeria. At school, other children taunted me and reminded...
Fusion of real estate, interior designs, art exhibition holds today
Luxury Villas Group, an award-winning real estate agent, will today host Fusion of Real Estate, Interior Design and Art (FREIA) at the Grand Ballroom, Civic Centre, Ozumba Mbadiwe Avenue, Victoria Island, Lagos.
Buhari confers 2017 NNOM award on Adesina, Onobrakpeya
It was reward for excellence as President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday conferred the 2017 Nigerian National Order of Merit (NNOM) award on the celebrated...
Printmakers show solidarity with First Rhythm as Bruce Onobrakpeya receives national honour
Ahead of tomorrow’s National Merit Award ceremony in Abuja, the recipient in Humanities category, Dr. Bruce Onobrakpeya, is also being honoured with a group art exhibition by his fellow printmakers, Visual Printmakers Association of Nigeria (VPAN). The group art show features works of over 20 artists, with Onobrakpeya, its life patron, as a guest artist.…
Igbinovia... A woman walking the path of print masters
Igbinovia Omon Sophia graduated from Federal Polytechnic, Auchi, in Edo State, Fine Art. Thereafter, she honed her skills at the feet of Africa’s print master...
Laureates College holds art exhibition
Pupils of Laureates College, Mafoluku Lagos have held an exhibition tagged, ‘Renaissance’, in the school’s art gallery. They displayed paintings and various art works done mostly by the junior and senior secondary pupils...
Onobrakpeya… Second national medal for mastery in visual culture
For being continuously recognised, home and abroad, as a distinguished artist, Onobrakpeya (born 1932), owes his resplendent career to quite a number of innovations he has introduced into the visual arts profession, specifically in the print genre.
Onobrakpeya, Oshinowo, other artists return for The Content
The current exhibition, which also marks two decades of Mrs. Modupe Ogunlesi-led Adam&Eve enterprise, underscores the resilience of creative, entrepreneurial skill involved in managing such a vast business.