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Lagos International Art Expo

21-29 August 2010. The third edition of this international show features 400 works at 34 galleries in Lagos as well as seminars, workshops and debates on patronage of the contemporary visual arts in N...
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Lagbaja Live at Motherland

30 July 2010. The Nigerian Afrobeat singer-songwriter and instrumentalist Lagbaja performs live on stage at his club Motherland in Lagos. Known as the masked musician (Lagbaja is a Yoruba word mea...
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The Jero Plays by Wole Soyinka

18, 25 July 2010. Theatre @ Terra presents the play The Jero Plays by Wole Soyinka to mark the 76th birthday of the Nigerian writer, poet, playwright and 1986 Nobel przewinner for literature. The prod...
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My Nigerian Book Contest, in partnership with Farafina Books, Cassava Republic and Dada Books, is pleased to announce another online writing contest.
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A Heart to Mend by Myne Whitman

Buy romance novel by Nigerian Author, Myne Whitman, A Heart to Mend. Also on AMAZON and european bookstores
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Chopin concert at MUSON

6 June 2010. The Musical Society of Nigeria (MUSON) celebrates the 200th anniversary of the Polish composer Fr
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Nigeria Golden Jubilee Exhibition in Abuja

11-15 June 2010. Fifty Delights in the Golden Age features a selection of 50 works of art by local artists, created for Nigeria
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Prèt-à-Partager: A Transcultural Exchange

5 June-18 July 2010. Ready to Share is a transnational artistic dialogue featuring works by 17 European and African artists on art, fashion, sports, Africa and its diaspora. The participating artists...
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Intrinsic by Lagos’ Auchi Polytechnic students

13-15 May 2010. This group exhibition features work by the class of 1999 at Lagos
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Tola Wewe in Lagos

11-17 May 2010. This exhibition by the Nigerian master Tola Wewe features recent unpublished works. Wewe is Nigeria
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Benin 1897 .com: Art and the Restitution Question

8 April - 30 May 2010. As part of Nigeria's 50th anniversary celebrations, the University of Lagos is staging a solo exhibition by artist and scholar Peju Layiwola. The show presents viewers with the...
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Pinar Yolacan: The Maria Series

17 April - 28 May 2010. Turkish artist Pinar Yolacan is a critically acclaimed photographer who has exhibited in such varied locations as Brazil, Denmark, Dubai and New York. At first glance, the arti...
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May Ball 2010

7 May 2010. This annual ball features the Ebony Band, one of the most outstanding contemporary music groups in Nigeria. Event starts at 19.00. Dress code formal.
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Lagos Carnival 2010

3-5 April 2010. The first edition of the Lagos carnival includes a beauty pageant on 3 April, a children
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Lagos Black Heritage Festival

3-9 April 2010. The third Lagos Black Heritage Cultural Festival has the theme Memory and Performance in the Return to Source. Events will centre on the town of Badagry near the border with Benin, whi...
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Exhibition Whip Not Child.

27 Feb 2010. This exhibition, entitled Whip Not Child, brings together paintings, photographs, video documentaries and the spoken word on the theme of child abuse in Nigeria. Artists Chidi Kwubiri, Mi...
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Victoria Oruwari in Concert.

21 Feb 2010. This concert features the London-based Nigerian soprano, concert artist and recitalist Victoria Oruwari, accompanied on the piano by Tunde Sosan. Oruwari started singing as a child and...
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On Independence and the Ambivalence of Promise.

8 Feb-6 March 2010. The Centre for Contemporary Art (CCA), Lagos launches the year-long programme On Independence and the Ambivalence of Promise marking the 50th anniversary of independence of Nigeria...


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