Arthouse: Female Art Exhibition In Lagos

The aim of art is not only to represent the outward appearance of things but their inward significance.

Today on Arthouse we will be seeing artists who are very passionate about being the change they want to be.

The 4th edition of the Female Art Exhibition in Lagos, featuring original works produced by eight artistes, as expected the theme has women on it; they also worked with an array of media.

Art House: Colourful Display At Peace And Unity Concert

art2Peace and Unity is what artistes at the National Theatre are serving their esteemed audience.

This concert which involves not just singing but dancing with the performers adorned in various colourful costumes.

The costumes show their ethnic groups and others who have stuck to the old school apparels lead the pack of dancers staying in the front role, while the others stand back and do the singing.

Songs from the music diva Onyeka Onwenu were sang, but these artistes added another twist to the songs, one after the other they step out to rap in their indigenous languages, which gave some flavor to an already popular tune.

For the Director of the National Troupe, Martins Adaji the big picture is to send a positive message which the country needs now.

Art House: Aggrey Dazzles Crowd With Water Colour Paintings

A young talented man doing amazing things with water colour paintings, before you set your eyes on this artist the work appears to be from someone far gone in years.vlcsnap-2014-04-06-11h32m29s244

The reality is from Ghana, we see the beauty of water colour through the eyes of 30year old Jonathan Aggrey displayed at the Biodun Omolayo gallery in Lagos.

His painting skills leaves one amazed at how with the touch of water colour wonderful stories about a community can be told.

Jonathan has exhibited in several countries across the globe. The love affair between him and gallery owner Biodun Omolayo began online, with time he was confident that showing off his works in Nigeria was the way to.

This show is not only a celebration of a friendship but a new relationship across borders.

Using his talent as a voice and speaks about experiences that thrill the audience.

Creativity, talent and skill are gifts that can fit into anyone, proving that age is nothing but a number.

Art House: Music, Dance And Art At The 2014 Women Rising Concert

arthouseCelebrating the wisdom, objective motherly and admirable nature of women through arts is what has brought women to the Federal Palace Hotel in Lagos, for the Women Rising 2014 Music Concert and Art Weekend.

On this week’s episode, Art House will be focusing on the Women Rising 2014 Music Concert and Art Weekend

Channels Book Club: Ehikhamenor, Ezenwankwo Discuss Contents Of Their Books

Melinda Akinlami, Channels Television’s  Art-house  presenter, joins the Channels Book Club to interview gifted visual artist and writer – Victor Ehikhamenor – on his hilarious book ‘Excuse Me!’ and art exploits.

Also on the show is up-coming young creative writer, Amaka Lucy Ezenwankwo.

Enjoy!