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Nigerian Artists Dominate Bonhams Africa Now Auction

Nigerian Artists Dominate Bonhams Africa Now Auction

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ART AUCTION Artworks by celebrated Nigerian Artists dominated Bonhams Africa Now: Modern & Contemporary African Art sale in London with Ben Enwonwu’s Nigerian Symphony selling for US$ 147,097) inc. premium LONDON-Works by Nigerian  Full Article »

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Sotheby’s African Art Auction Makes $3,611,376 in London

Sotheby’s African Art Auction Makes $3,611,376 in London

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Sunflowers, an oil on canvas painting by Irma Stern, sold for $538,524 at Sotheby’s Modern and Contemporary African Art auction in London. Image: Sotheby’s ART AUCTION NEWS Sotheby’s Modern and  Full Article »

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Peju Alatise Addresses Girl Child Issues With ‘Flying Girls’

Peju Alatise Addresses Girl Child Issues With ‘Flying Girls’

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Flying Girls, an art installation by Peju Alatise presently on display at the 57th Venice Biennale, addresses issues affecting the girl child in Nigeria. Image: Peju Alatishe VENICE BIENNALE Discrimination against  Full Article »

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Modern Africa Auction Reveals Demand for African Art

Modern Africa Auction Reveals Demand for African Art

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El Anatsui (Ghanaian, born 1944), Crowd Awaiting in 10 pieces, carved wood relief with acrylic 76.5 x 100.5cm (30 1/8 x 39 9/16in).  Estimate:  £15,000 – 20,000. Price Realized: £62,500 / US$ 98,406  Full Article »

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Nigerian Artists Thrive With Focus on Contemporary African Art

Nigerian Artists Thrive With Focus on Contemporary African Art

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Benedict Chukwukadibia Enwonwu M.B.E (Nigerian, 1917-1994), Princes of Mali, oil on board 68.5 x 121.5cm (26 15/16 x 47 13/16in). Image courtesy of Bonhams ART AUCTION Modern and Contemporary African  Full Article »

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