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8 Dec 2017
It was reward for excellence as President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday conferred the 2017 Nigerian National Order of Merit (NNOM) award on the celebrated...
5 Dec 2017
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.…
26 Nov 2017
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...
14 Nov 2017
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...
5 Nov 2017
It was a day of colourful celebration at Chrisland Schools, Opebi, as some Nigerian legends, dignitaries, parents and well-wishers honoured the school at its art exhibition...
2 Oct 2017
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.
1 Oct 2017
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.
17 Sep 2017
A not-for-profit visual documenting initiative, Living Legend, has announced Chief Folake Solanke (SAN), as its 7th icon.
9 Aug 2017
From the U.S. came 50 years of documenting the art and culture of Urhobo, a prominent ethnic group in Nigeria’s Niger Delta. On its way to Accra, Ghana, for presentation to an international audience...
6 Aug 2017
Previously named ‘Living Human Treasure’ by UNESCO, Prof. Bruce Onobrakpeya recently received an honourary doctorate degree from Delta State University, Abraka, for his work...
30 Jul 2017
The universally acclaimed visual artist, Dr. Bruce Onobrakpeya, and two first class monarchs were also honoured with doctorate degrees, Ovie Richard Layeguen Ogbon, Ohworode of Olomu Kingdom and Asagba of Asaba, Professor Joseph Edozien.
19 Jul 2017
As Delta State University, Abraka, holds its 11th convocation ceremony on Saturday, July 22, three distinguished citizens of the state will be honoured with Doctorate...

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