Bolatito Aderemi-Ibitola, the 2018 winner of the Prize, spent 3 months undertaking a residency programme at Gasworks, London, in 2019.
The third edition of ART X Lagos was our most ambitious to date, showcasing the cutting edge of African contemporary art and culture, with a wide array of artists from the continent and diaspora.
The 2018 Fair Album
View moments from the 2018 ART X Lagos art fair.
In conversation with curator Missla Libsekal, multidisciplinary artist and designer Aboubakar Fofana speaks about the techniques and aesthetics of West African Indigo dyeing.
The New York Times – Lagos, City of Hustle, Builds an Art ‘Ecosystem’
An insightful article on Lagos’ art eco-system, crediting ART X Lagos as a catalyst and cornerstone of the scene.
Sponsored by Absolut, Budweiser, The Beat 99.9 FM, and Trace, ART X Live! saw some of Africa’s fastest emerging talent collaborate for a one-night-only live music and visual art showcase.
Take a look at our video featuring 2018 Keynote Artist, Yinka Shonibare MBE, as he talks about his experience at the fair.
The 2018 ART X Live! Photo Album
View pictures from the 2018 edition of ART X Live!
ART X Live! presents Sonic Archive: They Knew Before The New, a live music and visual art show exploring Africa’s rich musical history. Take a look at our trailer for the show.
Take a look at our video on ‘Lagos Drawings’, a conductive art installation that combines digital technology, sounds, and illustrations by Karo Akpokiere.