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Learn about the Benin Kingdom, its history and inspiration towards definition art in Nigerian history
Access this information sheet to discover the story behind the Igbo-ukwu art and how it came to be.
In Yoruba Philosophy, the head is seen as the shell that houses the essence of an individual. Discover the amazing history behind the Ife royal head and the methods adapted into creating a life-like sculpture.
Jessica Nzenwata, our researcher, reviews an Okeke Agulu's book, Postcolonial Modernism; Art and Decolonization that was faced in 20th century Nigeria.
Our Director, Dr. Jess Castellote gives a brief summary of the book "Ben Enwonwu: The Making of an African Modernist" by Sylvester Okwunodu Ogbechie, highlighting the major points of the book as well as its importance to the history of African art.
Solomon Nkwagu, Audience and Visitors Manager having enjoyed this profound literary work by Barbara Plankensteiner , gives us a highpoint of what the book entails and its importance.