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Rivers State Carnival Africas Big Apple

Great Photos From the Rivers State Carnival, Nigeria

Rivers State Carnival From December 10th to 15th 2012, the people of Rivers State in Nigeria, hosted the world to an amazing and fun-filled Carnival...
TY Bello

TY Bello; Speaking Hope through Music & Pictures

Who has dark-eyes, full brows, big hair, raspy alto voice, uplifting songs and exceptional photography skills? The one and only TY Bello; a Nigerian...

This is Williams Chechet, Nigerian Multi-talented Designer, Illustrator, and Muralist

Williams Chechet gave us an amazing perspective of Northern Nigeria with his latest art project titled: WE ARE THE NORTH. We are the North is a series...

Africa’s Most Successful Women Series- Professor Tess Osonye Onwueme

It is amazing that most Nigerian/African youth do not know about the legendary Professor Tess Osonye Onwueme. She is an internationally acclaimed playwright, scholar...

Adenrele Sonariwo; The Art Lover and Brain Behind The Rele Gallery

In 2015, a sight that we'd constantly see was people posed in front of a tall black building with "rele" artistically placed above. We'd...

Koko Kalango- ‘Booking’ Up Nigeria!!!

Interesting name, amazing woman. Koko Kalango knows what she wants and how to get what she wants. This woman of mixed blood hails from Bayelsa...
Kelvin Okafor

Kelvin Okafor; A Talent Worthy of Da-Vinci’s Respect!!!

The News Media has been a-buzz with the name of Kelvin Okafor, so I said “Hiaan!!! Make we no for carry last oh;” our...
Oresegun Olumide art

Oresegun Olumide- Redesigning the Face of Art

Oresegun Olumide- is the new celebrity in town. He didn’t set out to be famous at first, but his gift made way for him...
Ayokanmi and Tolu Binutu

Ayokanmi and Tolu Binutu – Doing Business with Art, Design, Portraits, Painting and More

Eugene Lonesco once said, “A work of art is above all an adventure of the mind”. Two Brothers in Nigeria clearly have a passion for...
Rivers Carnival

Great Pictures from the 2013 Rivers Carnival (CarniRiv)

Hello there, how are you doing? The 2013 Rivers State Carnival (popularly called CarniRiv) has come and gone. Did you see some great pictures from...
Youssou N’Dour

Youssou N’Dour-The Musician That Would Be President

The New York Times has described his voice as “an arresting tenor, deployed with prophetic authority,” one that “soars heavenward with passion and then...

El Anatsui Is Master of the Bottle Tops

Artists are known to be eccentric, sometimes esoteric, and even misunderstood. They seem to flutter in a creative netherworld, seeking ideas that are all...
Achenyo Idachaba

Achenyo Idachaba- Transforming Weeds to Wealth.

"What we do is take an environmental problem and turn it into a win-win solution," Beautiful, intelligent and composed, Achenyo Idachaba has a knack for...
Wole Oguntokun Writing Directing Theatre

Wole Oguntokun: Writing Plays, Directing Stories and Shaping National History Through Theatre

Many plays are written to entertain, others are written to enlighten and educate but only a few plays are written to resonate with the...
Chinua Achebe

Farewell to Chinua Achebe: The Father of Modern African Literature

Even if you reside in the boondocks, I am sure news of this great man’s death and burial has filtered into your corner of...
Naa Quartey

Naa Quartey: Designer, Blogger and CEO, Roots by NAA

Do the best you can with what you have; don’t complain about what you don’t have, what have you done with what you have?...
Wangechi Mutu

Wangechi Mutu- Redesigning the Face of Art

Commonly considered the expression or application of human creative skill and imagination, typically in visual form such as drawing, painting, dance, music, literature or...
Tumelo Joy Mokopakgosi

Tumelo Joy Mokopakgosi- Painting with the Sun…

“If you want to achieve any goal, any desire, anything worth achieving, self-discipline is the skill you should build. It gives you the power...
Laolu Senbanjo

His name is Laolu Senbanjo and he is changing the world, one painting at...

Laolu took off early on the part to destiny. First, it was rocky, but he kept at it- one dream at a time. With a...
Making Money from Art

Mmakgabo Helen Sebidi is one South African Artist Making Money From Art

Ingenuity has no respect for lifestyle or education barriers because when art is expressed by a creative mind; there are no limits to the...
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