National Gallery of Art
Abayomi Barber… An artists born, made in the street
Recently, the National Gallery of Art (NGA) hosted an art show at the premises of National Commission for Museums and Monument, Onikan, Lagos.
Good night patriarch, pioneer of art criticism Ola Oloidi
The Director General of National Gallery of Art, Ebeten Ivara, has described as shocking, the news of Emeritus Professor of Art History and Criticism, Ola Oloidi, passing on Monday, November 2, 2020. In a statement titled, Prof. Ola Oloidi: Good Night Patriach, Pioneer, Ivara said, “it was with overarching sadness that we at the National…
NGA DG, Ivara Resumes, woos stakeholders
The newly appointed Director-General for National Gallery of Art (NGA), Mr. Ebeten Ivara, resumed Tuesday, September 1, 2020, with a promise to carry along stakeholders in charting a new course for the visual art sub-sector. He said while the film and music sub-sectors have made tremendous progress, there appears a gap in visual art that…
National gallery celebrates carver of FESTAC ‘77 mask, Pa Joseph Alufa
Social media and smartphones have had significant impact on art world. Digital has put power in the hands of collectors and aficionados to search at will for information, as well as to choose among a myriad of means in order to acquire art.
A long walk to arts regulation bill
Eleven years after the National Gallery of Art (NGA) Bill was first mooted, the document, whose aim is to rejig art regulation in Nigeria, is still awaiting consideration.
Ikpakronyi is new National Gallery Acting DG
Dr. Simon O. Ikpakronyi has assumed duty as the Acting Director General, National Gallery of Art (NGA). The statement signed by the Director of Media...