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Red Door Gallery exhibits rare works from national collection

By Adedayo Odulaja  / Reporter, Lagos FROM A UNIQUE initiative forged by a partnership between Red Door Gallery and the National Gallery of Art (NGA), comes a distinct exhibition with extraordinary essence. Following a strategic collaboration…

With picture shooting at breast cancer, Battle Scars ends

By Adedayo Odulaja / Reporter, Lagos When an impressive list of artists was unveiled as those to feature in a unique exhibition in March, many arts enthusiasts would have been hopeful…

Cross River Valley connects art lovers with life, culture in the South South

Cross River Valley connects art lovers with life, culture in the South South

By Adedayo Odulaja  / Reporter, Lagos  A recent exhibition bringing to the public domain works of art, as well as valuable warfare, household and royal items freely used by certain tribes…

World Photo Multimedia Contest picks winners

The international jury of the 2014 World Press has awarded prizes in three categories of Short Feature, Long Feature and Interactive Documentary. Each category holds first, second and third prizes.…

World Theatre Day brings NANTAP’s honour for Mabogunje

By Adedayo Odulaja - Reporter, Lagos THE National Association of Nigerian Theatre Arts Practitioners (NANTAP) has honoured poet, live theatre enthusiast and art patron, Toki Mabogunje, as part of activities marking this year’s World Theatre Day.…

Udondian, others storm Art Fair

Arthouse Contemporary is going on a defining path by going to the UK with artistes like Sokari Douglass-Kamp, Kainebi Osahenye, George Osodi, Victor Ekpuk and Victoria Udondian. As such, the…

Okhai Ojeikere lives on in London exhibition

By Adedayo Odulaja  -  Reporter, Lagos When the second edition of Art 14 Fair opened in the United Kingdom last week, it was with strong reverberations of the tenacity of…

British Council prepares for Lagos Theatre Festival 2014

British Council prepares for Lagos Theatre Festival 2014

The exciting times for all lovers of art and culture are set to start as the British Council has announced the second edition of the celebrated Lagos Theatre Festival. The…

For J.D. ‘Okhai Ojeikere, it was legacy of photographic impact

For J.D. ‘Okhai Ojeikere, it was legacy of photographic impact

By Adedayo Odulaja/ Lagos   When the death of J.D. ‘Okhai Ojeikere, portrait and documentary photographer was announced on Sunday, February 2, it was the end of an era for a…

Maiden Ibru weeps in public as ‘war against cancer’ flags off

Maiden Ibru weeps in public as ‘war against cancer’ flags off

By Ifeoma Onoye/Lagos One of the known names that attended the formal launch of the Big War Against Cancer in Nigeria in was Mrs. Maiden Ibru. Mrs Ibru who is…

Dream, Fantasy and Reality herald Nigeria’s centenary  ?

Dream, Fantasy and Reality herald Nigeria’s centenary  ?

By Oludayo Odulaja/Lagos   As Nigeria’s centenary celebrations draw closer, not less than 200 artists will set the United Kingdom aglow for a gathering of creative minds, which could be…

Akinsanya praises God with I am Alive

Akinsanya praises God with I am Alive

By Adedayo Odulaja/Lagos   Not many people are as lucky even when they have an encounter with a life-threatening ailment in their existence. But for Christie Ajibike Akinsanya, not once,…

Our culture does not allow men to marry men –Obende

Our culture does not allow men to marry men –Obende

Senator Domingo Alaba Obende represents Edo North Senatorial District in the National Assembly. In this interview with Special Correspondent, Isaac Olamikan, he spoke on his role in the Anti-same Sex…

My mother was the first person to pay for my work –Painter Abe

My mother was the first person to pay for my work –Painter Abe

As a 22-year-old, Abraham Ogunlende might come across as a fortune seeking, up and coming rapper or one of those hoping to bump into fame in the Nigerian movie industry…

National Troupe thrills with One Legend, Many Seasons

National Troupe thrills with One Legend, Many Seasons

By Adedayo Odulaja/Lagos For the festive period, the National Troupe of Nigeria is ready to serenade Nigerians with a riveting theatrical performance that they would surely not forget in a…

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