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WE MUST NOT BE LOOKING
Art, News

WE MUST NOT BE LOOKING

WHATIFTHEWORLD will present We Must Not Be Looking, a new series of photographic work by Nigerian artist Lakin Ogunbanwo from February 2 to March 18, 2017. In this body of work,...

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January 30, 2017
LHOLA AMIRA – LOOKING FOR GHANA & THE RED SUITCASE
Art, News

LHOLA AMIRA – LOOKING FOR GHANA & THE RED SUITCASE

As Lhola Amira approaches center stage − amongst a medley of sculptors, painters and photographers all of whom have had their practice inseparably preceded by the term ‘African’ − she disputes and rejects this simultaneously...

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January 29, 2017
EL IRIS DE LUCY
Art, News

EL IRIS DE LUCY

The Atlantic Centre for Modern Art (CAAM) and Casa África in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria present El iris de Lucy, an exhibition of installation, photography, video, video installation, painting,...

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January 28, 2017
RICHARD MOSSE: HEAT MAPS
Art, News

RICHARD MOSSE: HEAT MAPS

From February 12 to March 11, 2017, Jack Shainman Gallery will present Heat Maps, a new body of work by Irish conceptual documentary photographer Richard Mosse. In the chaotic and...

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January 28, 2017
CELEBRATING BUCHI EMECHETA
Literature, News

CELEBRATING BUCHI EMECHETA

At the age of 72, Nigerian literary icon Buchi Emecheta OBE passed away in the early hours of January 25, at her home in London. She earned a BSc degree...

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January 26, 2017
Celebrating the life of Ben Osaghae
Art, News

Celebrating the life of Ben Osaghae

Leading Nigerian contemporary artist Ben Osaghae who passed away on Tuesday, January 17, 2017, at the age of 55, leaving behind an indelible print on the Nigerian art scene. He...

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January 18, 2017
UNTITLED: ART ON THE CONDITIONS OF OUR TIME
Art, News

UNTITLED: ART ON THE CONDITIONS OF OUR TIME

UNTITLED: Art on the Conditions of our Time is a major new touring exhibition produced by New Art Exchange (NAE), curated in collaboration with NAE by Paul Goodwin and Hansi...

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January 16, 2017
MY GRANDDAD'S CAR
Art, News

MY GRANDDAD’S CAR

My Granddad’s Car currently showing at the Stephen Lawrence Gallery, Univerisity of Greenwich is the culmination of an on-going project between Sayed Hasan and Karl Ohiri, exploring notions of migration...

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January 16, 2017
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Film and TV, News, Video

Mona Hits UK Screens In 2017

Filled with political intrigue and psychological edge, Mona the story of one cinema’s first African female assassins hits UK screens this year. Protagonist Mona (Marlene Abuah), a female assassin from...

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January 06, 2017