This news article features four significant black Africans. It contains the first of three different events that mark the beginning of a new era in a statehouse, an international award, and a global art event.
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.
Here are queens and foremothers whose name has earned and deserves respect wherever art made in Nigeria is exhibited, hung and cherished. Largely due to their efforts as a pioneer and contributors to the development of the Nigerian Art Industry. They are queens and matriarchs who have played a huge part in the shaping of the Nigeria Art Industry as it is today.
UPDATED: From Alexis Galleries, Ayanfe Olarinde to Mobolaji Ogunrosoye to Ken Nwadiogbu to thejunkmanofafrica here are 7 ongoing Nigerian must see exhibitions from June-August 2022.
COVER IMAGE from thejunkmanofafrica exhibition.
When creative stress sets in or at a period when it has become too much for you to handle, you need to know how to deal with that tension. Hence why this article had to come up.