In Nigeria, the first West African comic art exhibition is opening eyes, hearts and minds to a new way of looking at heroes.
The Headies is a music awards show established in 2006 by the Hip Hop World Magazine of Nigeria to recognize outstanding achievements in the Nigerian music industry. The annual ceremony features performances by established and promising artists. It is broadcast live on HipTV to viewers across Nigeria.
The Escape Room is presented in six unique rooms. Each is characterized by a distinct color corresponding to similar emotional states, namely the blue room, yellow, white, red, green, and black rooms. By entering each distant room, visitors are encouraged to see themselves reflected within the narrative woven by Yu's art history. GuardianTV took a look at the Art Exhibition rooms and also had a chat with Yusuff Aina, a Nigerian multidisciplinary artist from Lagos, Nigeria.
The need for speed has endured since the dawn of mankind. The exhibition "Tempo. Tempo! Tempo?" explores man's relationship with velocity — in all its forms.
It's sometimes said that art records what the history books cannot, giving us a sense of how it may have felt to live through a particular moment in time. It also allows us to question the official narrative of events.
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