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.
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.
The biggest art shows and art competition in LAGOS, NIGERIA are here. Arteasy Nigeria has made this carefully curated art event list so you do not miss out on the most interesting art exhibitions taking place in LAGOS from now until March 2023.
With the weighty dream of a better future for her daughter well girded on her back and a desire to live life with a purpose, manhandling the burden of a single mother on shaken strength and hitting rock bottom after daring to quit a non-fulfilling job without hope of concrete support to hold her up- Wavinya Ngei swam through the blood, sweat, and teary days of her life to fulfill her passion as a visual artist and earn her place in the constellation of leading lights, writes Jekami Adetiloye Oluwatosin.