Segun Okewumi is an energetic artist driven by a seething passion for both didactic and reformatory creations. He has created a niche for himself with his steampunk metal sculptures. In this Arteasy Insight interview with Jekami Adetiloye Oluwatosin, the ARTMIABO 2022 Artist of The Future awardee shares his three strategies for networking at an art event and the experience of being a young Nigerian emerging sculptor.
I was appointed by Adetola Wewe to present a review of Professor Moyosore B. Okediji’s new publication of the maestro artist titled: METAMODERN VISION OF TOLA WEWE during the opening ceremony of Wewe’s ongoing first retrospective exhibition at Thought Pyramid Art Centre, Lagos. Here is the full text. METAMODERN VISION, A Retrospective Exhibition of Tola Wewe’s Works is open until November 22nd, 2022.
This article is a report of some of the most interesting and exciting events in the art space from January 2022 till now. It covers the somewhat first art criticism workshop in Nigeria to daring artitudes to historical moments in the art world in 2022.
In a WhatsApp call interview that lasted more than an hour, Duke Asidere time travels to the past from the present to the future as he shares bold strokes of thickly layered insights into the basic principles of a timeless artist, comments on African politics, and his reflections on anything that is everything. Written by Jekami Adetiloye Oluwatosin.