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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...

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...

Tebogo Tebza Malope- For the Love of Storytelling

It started as a childhood pastime; the love for television sets and their remote controls. Tweaking and tuning became a daily affair for the...
Kelvin Okafor

Kelvin Okafor: British Artist of Nigerian Descent, Master of Photo-Realism

Picture or drawing? That’s the first question that comes to mind when you see Kelvin Okafor’s work. For over 4 years, Kelvin has left...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...

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...
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...

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...
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...
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...
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...
Yvonne Chaka Chaka

Yvonne Chaka Chaka- The “Umqombothi” Princess Of Africa!

“I wake up, every morning to see my people, umqombothi…” Now what 21st century adult does not know the first lines of Yvonne Chaka...
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?...
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...
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...

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...
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