First exhibition in France of two Nigerian artists!
As part of its invitation programme, the Institut français du Nigéria supports the journey in Paris of two Nigerian artists.
The first one is the multi-media artist Modupeola Fadugba who is in residence at the Cité internationale des arts as part of the program of the Institut français. She will present her exhibition Prayers, Players & Swimmers in the Gallery of the Cité internationale des arts (Curator: Katherine Finerty) from March 28 to April 3, 2017. She will also present an installation The People’s Algorithm 3.0 at the Gare of Saint-Sauveur in Lille as the second part of the exhibition Afriques Capitales from 6 April to 4 September 2017.
The second one is the sculptor Abdulrazaq Awofeso who is also invited by the curator Simon Njami to take part in the exhibition Afriques Capitales at the Grande Halle de la Villette in Paris from March 22 to April 16, 2017.
Both artists were exhibited at the Dak’Art Biennale in 2016.