About Us


Omenka is the online global source for up-to-date news, information, and expert commentary on African art, music, architecture & design, literature, performing arts, fashion, luxury-lifestyle, and culture & travel.

Omenka is also Africa’s premium art, business and luxury-lifestyle magazine. It has expanded its focus to include content on architecture and design, with a renewed commitment to an emerging Art Finance industry in Africa. The magazine is published as a quarterly print, a digital edition and an app. Through its well-tailored content, Omenka aims to position Africa as the hub of an increasingly globalized world by stimulating interest in art from the continent as an asset class, while cultivating taste and defining emerging trends in contemporary visual culture, among a new generation in contemporary visual culture, among a new generation of urban thinkers, collectors and enthusiasts.

Omenka is also a leading art gallery in Nigeria and represents a fine selection of established and emerging artists working in diverse media whose oeuvre resonates with Africa. With a focus on ensuring sustainable presence for African art within a larger global context, Omenka participates in major art events like The Armory Show, New York, Art Dubai, UAE, the Joburg Art Fair, Cape Town Art Fair, Docks Art Fair, Lyon , LOOP, Barcelona, Cologne Paper Art, Art14, and 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair, both in London.






Issue I
Volume I Issue II
Volume I Issue III
Volume I Issue IV


Volume II Issue I
Volume II Issue II
REVitUP! June/July Issue


Oliver Enwonwu

Founder, Publisher & Editor-in-Chief

Oliver Enwonwu is the founder, publisher and editor-in-chief at Omenka, director, Omenka Gallery and chief executive, Revilo. He holds a first degree in biochemistry, advanced diploma in exploration geophysics (distinction), Post Graduate Diplomas in applied geophysics and visual art (distinction) and a Masters in art history, all from the University of Lagos. He is the founder, executive director, and trustee of The Ben Enwonwu Foundation, as well as president of the Society of Nigerian Artists. He serves on the boards of the National Gallery of Art, Nigeria and the Reproduction Rights Society of Nigeria.

Ladun Ogidan

Deputy Editor-in-Chief, Webmaster & Art Director

Ladun Ogidan is the deputy editor-in chief, art director and webmaster at Omenka. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Mass Communication from Covenant University, Nigeria. Ogidan is also head, operations at the Omenka Gallery, and chief operating officer at Revilo Company Limited, a leading art publishing company in Lagos. She has co-ordinated several exhibitions at home and abroad.