Art

A Conceptual Art Space In Lagos | Studio Of Modé

When you’ve been to literally every gallery across the city of Lagos, the recently launched Studio by Modé Aderinokun would serve as a pleasant surprise since she treads on a different path to give us something we didn’t even realize was missing. A space that connects us to tradition as well as art.

With Love, Illustrated Dreams | Claire Idera

For Eniola Claire (popularly know as Claire Idera), the dream was to be a model, artist and business woman. Eventually, as a fashion savvy lover of art, she found her feet in the middle, illustrating her interpretations of fashion.

Lose Yourself in Willyverse

Literally racking my brain over here, searching its nooks and crannies for a box to fit this man’s work in and I cannot seem to find one that comes in the appropriate size. Soon enough, though,…

Finding Kelly John Gough

Striking, was the first word I associated with Kelly John Gough’s work, a capetonian artist who paints on the raw backdrop of wood panel canvas. Art, with it’s varied perspectives, deep meanings and diverse interpretations sometimes…

Experiencing Lagos: Nike Art Gallery

At the height of my frustration at the routine social lives most of we Lagosians live, I felt the urge to find better places to visit, hangout, and connect with my interests. I’m talking places asides clubs, the palms, Ikeja…

Pen Art From Ghana | Enam Bosokah

When I was younger, art to me meant watercolor on cardboard or pencil on sketchbook. I never envisioned anything more than those two mediums. I left art class 10 years ago and never encountered much of…

Ugandan Artist, Benon Lutaaya

We’ve read so much about this Ugandan artist who moved into paper collage because of poverty. His story is a moving tale of resilience against dreadful difficulties, and much like his life, each one of his artwork is…

The Return Of Ojo Agi

Another fantastic (re)discovery (special kisses to Cassie Daves), Ojo Aji, a Nigerian born self taught artist whose work provoke’s a second glance. Ojo Agi initially went off the grid sometime in 2012 after a major collaboration with Alex…

Ndidi Emefiele’s Art

It starts with the smallest thing: a bit of your attention as you walk past the TV and your eyes catch something interesting on the evening news, then you memorize that little piece of information so…

Magic Women | Guillame Caron

Tumblr is a good place to spend your entire day. Really, you would find the most amazing, interesting and funniest things there , just like this series featured in Blanc Magazine. The artist, Guillaume Caron, reclaims the racial slur ‘coloured’…

Sundust | An Art Collection By Sara Golish

Sara Golish is an artist I’ve mentioned  before , she’s Canadian born and  fuels her talent mostly into creating African art. She knew her passion was to become an artist since putting pencil to paper as a toddler and…