Ghanaian artist Jeremiah Quarshie stopped by to paint and chat about his new body of work, exhibiting at our debut fair, and how the politics of power inspire his work.
In our second instalment in our artist interview series, we catch up with Nigerian photographer Kadara Enyeasi who tells us about his exploration of different art forms, from photography and architecture, to sculpture and other visual narratives.
Our maiden edition took place from November 4th to 6th 2016 at the Civic Centre in Lagos, and presented the works of over 65 artists from 10 countries in Africa.
Artist Taiye Idahor talks about the inspiration behind her symbolic portraits exploring women in positions of power.
Nigerian photographer and ART X Lagos 2016 exhibiting artist Uche Okpa Iroha tells us the story behind his 'Plantation Boy' series, and shares his anticipations for the fair.
We get into the mindset of emerging rapper Poe ahead of his ART X Live! performance.
Though music producer Ikon is no stranger to collaboration, ART X Live! saw him partner with visual artists for the first time, an experimental venture he looked forward to.
A multi-faceted artiste, ART X Live! performer Simi combines her singing and songwriting techniques to create songs rich in storytelling.