ART X Lagos 2017
The Civic Centre, Lagos, Nigeria03 Nov 2017 - 05 Nov 2017
Art X Lagos presents the second edition of its annual contemporary art fair. and will return from Friday 3rd November until Sunday 5th November 2017 to The Civic Centre in Victoria Island, Lagos.
Through its contribution to the increased visibility of African artists, ART X Lagos aims to reinforce the visual arts as an important component of the creative industry in Nigeria and Africa, and to position Lagos as an emergent cultural capital on the continent.
Building in the success if the debut edition, which welcomed 5.000 vistors to see the works of 65 artists, the second Art X Lagos Art Fair will feature a boutique selection of galleries from Nigeria, Ghana, South Africa, Senegal, Cameroon, Ivory Coast and the United Kingdom, in addition to a dynamic program of talks, and curated and interactive projects.
The 2017 edition of ART X Lagos will deliver a broad, dynamic program of exhibitions, talks and interactive projects.
ART X Lagos will open with a special Collectors’ Preview at 2pm on Friday 3rd November, followed ba a VIP Preview at 6pm on the same day.
The 2017 art fair is made possible by the support of its sponsors, which thus far includes Access Bank (Gold Sponsor); Absolut (Silver Sponsor); Stanbic IBTC Pensions, Seven Up and Anap Jets (Bronze Sponsors). ART X Lagos was founded by Tokini Peterside, while its executive team is also supported by an Advisory Board comprised of Labi Ogunbiyi, Dudun Peterside, Evelyn Oputu, Fatima Wali-Abdurrahman, Femi Lijadu, Jess Castellote, Junaid Dikko, N’Goné Fall and Reni Folawiyo.
Visit www.artxlagos.com for more.