Lagos - Dak’Art Biennale just announced the selected 65 artists for the International Exhibition of the 12th Edition of Dak’Art 2016 curated by Artistic Director Simon Njami.
Nigerians who made the list are Abdulrazaq Awofeso, Modupeola Fadugba, Victor Ehikhamenor, Folakunle Oshun and Otobong Nkanga.
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Nigerian born artist Olaniyi Rasheed Akindiya, was listed as an artist from the United States, even though he is a from Nigeria.
The international selection committee received 327 applications to the Call for the Biennale. The 12th edition of Dak’Art will take place from 3 May to 3 June 2016.
- News 24