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Exhibitions

May 16, 2021
The Invincible Hands

Announcing The Invincible Hands Exhibition coming soon in August 2021

Mar 07, 2020
Mirroring Man: Society and Politics in Nigerian Art

From the precolonial era to the present, different generations of Nigerian artists have engaged with their indigenous cultures and the socio-political milieu in the country, playing the role of their society’s conscience.

Mar 07, 2020
Making Matter: Materiality and Technology in Nigerian Art

Using examples of works in clay, wood, metal, fibre, beads and re-purposed objects, the exhibition shows how Nigerian artists have explored different materials available within their environment, mirroring the various social conditions and civilizations at that time.

Updates

May 16, 2021
Yemisi Shyllon Museum of Art receives Major gift from Ozioma Onuzulike

The museum was pleased to be gifted Onuzulike's first artwork in his clay series, which is currently being displayed in the Making Matter Exhibition.

May 16, 2021
YSMA Photography Contest (CLOSED)

Show us your best photography and stand a chance to win N50,000. Open to all undergraduate students of Pan-Atlantic University. Click here for more instructions and how to submit. Deadline: 7th May 2021

Resources

Jan 22, 2021
Making Matter : Exhibition Catalogue

Download the catalogue for our inaugural exhibition which features works by El Anatsui, Bruce Onobrakpeya, Nike Davies, Ben Osawe, Uchay Joel Chima and Ayobola Kekere-Ekun

May 16, 2021
Art Information Sheet Nineteen - Ato Arinze’s Oke Osisi

Take a close look at Ato Arinze’s unique pottery technique and his work Oke Osisi.