Author Archives: Bintu Bolarinwa



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Artist Dossier: Owusu Ankomah
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Artist Dossier: Owusu Ankomah

Owusu-Ankomah was born in 1956 in Ghana. He studied at Ghanatta College of Art, Accra, before moving in 1986 to Bremen, Germany, where he still lives and works. Owusu-Ankomah’s canvases...

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November 26, 2019
Artist Dossier: Gerald Chukwuma
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Artist Dossier: Gerald Chukwuma

Gerald Chukwuma is one of Nigeria’s fastest-rising contemporary artists and is noted for his intricately crafted wood-slate sculptures. He was born in 1973 and holds a first-class degree in fine...

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November 18, 2019
Artist Dossier Yusuf Grillo
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Artist Dossier Yusuf Grillo

Born in 1934 in the Brazilian Quarter of Lagos, Yusuf Grillo is considered one of Nigeria’s most influential art figures. He is famed for the inventiveness of his work and...

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October 21, 2019
Artist Dossier: Bodys Isek Kingelez
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Artist Dossier: Bodys Isek Kingelez

“Without a model, you are nowhere. A nation that can’t make models is a nation that doesn’t understand things, a nation that doesn’t live,” said late visionary artist Bodys Isek...

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September 06, 2019