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ART X Lagos  West Africa's 1st International Art Fair | 3rd Edition: 2nd - 4th November 2018, The Civic Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos

Meet artist Bolatito ‘Tito’ Aderemi-Ibitola (@tabitola), the winner of the #ARTXPrizeWithAccess in partnership with Access Bank (@myaccessbank).
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Tito is a multidisciplinary artist whose practice transforms details of the familiar using digital media. She reconfigures complexities of memory and relationships in a contemporary context. Her considerations often engage new media in the forms of performance, GIFs, video, and animated photographs.
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This year at #ARTXLagos, @tabitola will be presenting the commissioned project ‘Scraps from Mama’s Floor’. ART X Lagos the 2018 edition will hold from 2nd to 4th November, at The Civic Centre in Victoria Island.
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#ExhibitingGallery: Gallery 1957 (@gallery1957).⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
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With a curatorial focus on West Africa, Accra-based @gallery157 presents a program of exhibitions, installations and performances by the region’s most significant artists. The gallery also endeavors to promote these artists internationally.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
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Image: ‘Black and Gold’, by Gerald Chukwuma (@gerald.chukwuma). Courtesy of the artist and @gallery1957.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
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Gallery 1957 will be presenting a solo booth with recent world by @gerald.chukwuma, at the 2018 edition of ART X Lagos, from 2nd to 4th November at The Civic Centre in Victoria Island.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
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#ExhibitingGallery: Circle Art Gallery (@circleartagency).⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
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Established in 2012 in Nairobi, Kenya, @circleartagency provides a highly professional consultancy service to individual and corporate collectors, and art institutions, and builds audiences through curating pop-up exhibitions.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
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Image: ‘Love Dialogue’, 2017, by Salah Elmur. Courtesy of the artist and @circleartagency.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
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Circle Art Agency will be showcasing works by Salah Elmur and Michael Musyoka at this year’s edition of ART X Lagos, from 2nd to 4th November at The Civic Centre in Victoria Island.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
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#ARTXQuotes: British-Nigerian Turner Prize-winning artist, Chris Ofili CBE, on his thoughts about artists studios and exhibitions.
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#ARTXMoments: Singer, @kalineofficial pictured with her mother, re-enacting the ‘head rest pose’, seen in Polly Alakija's (@pollyalakija) artwork on display at last year's edition of #ARTXLagos.
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#ARTXLagos2018 will hold from 2nd to 4th November, at The Civic Centre in Victoria Island.
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Alimi Adewale (@alimiadewale) has created a series of faceless wooden head sculptures, exploring his interest in the anonymous human form.
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Find works by @alimiadewale at ART X Lagos 2018, at the ArtHouse - The Space booth (@arthousecontemporary).
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#ExhibitingArtist: Studio visit with Alimi Adewale (@alimiadewale) whose work explores various aspects of urbanization and the condition of everyday man. His portraits, landscapes and nudes combine elements of minimalism and abstraction to evoke the movement and intensity of Lagos' cosmopolitan environment.
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Find works by @alimiadewale at ART X Lagos 2018, at ArtHouse - The Space (@arthousecontemporary) booth.
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#ExhibitingArtist: Victor Butler.
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Victor Butler is a self-taught artist and is listed as one of Ghana’s most renowned painters and sculptors. He finds inspiration in his local environment, interpreting and narrating daily life in Ghana. Butler's works attempt to unfold the human condition in simple settings, capturing the diverse aspects of man, his joy, unflagging strength, weaknesses, and pain.
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Image: ‘Future Seeking’, by Victor Butler. Courtesy of the artist and @smocontemporaryart.
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Find works by Victor Butler at ART X Lagos 2018, at SMO Contemporary booth.
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#ExhibitingGallery: Nike Art Gallery (@nikeartgallery).
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Artist and art philanthropist Nike Davies-Okundaye founded Nike Art Gallery in Lagos with the aim of preserving African cultural heritage. The gallery is an ultra-modern cultural centre that positively drives to transform the landscape of art and culture in Nigeria.
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Image: ‘A Crowd of Joy’, 2010, by Nike Davies-Okundaye and Tola Wewe. Courtesy the artists and @nikeartgallery.
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Nike Art Gallery will showcase works by Nike Okundaye-Davies and Tola Wewe at the 2018 edition of ART X Lagos; which will hold from 2nd to 4th November, at The Civic Centre in Victoria Island.
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ART X Lagos is back for a third edition, bringing the cutting edge of contemporary African art to Lagos!
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The inaugural edition of ART X Lagos in 2016 welcomes 5,000 visitors and last year’s fair saw the figures double-up close to 10,000.
This year, ART X Lagos promises to be even more exciting with a selection of Africa’s leading established and emerging artists, speakers and performers.
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We hope you’re as excited as we are!
ART X Lagos the 2018 edition will hold from 2nd to 4th November, at the Civic Centre in Victoria Island, Lagos. .
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#ExhibitingArtist: Dada Khanyisa (@dadakhanyisa).⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
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Dada Khanyisa is a multidisciplinary South-African artist whose artworks focus on the intersection between technology and social culture, relating to the black experience. His most recent works include three-dimensional paintings, drawings and sculptures, which comment on cell phone usage, online persona and relationships in the age of social media.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
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Image: ‘Squad Goals (internet friends are not your real friends)’, 2018, by Dada Khanyisa. Courtesy of the artist and @stevenson_za.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
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Find works by @dadakhanyisa, at the STEVENSON (@stevenson_za) booth at ART X Lagos; taking place from 2nd to 4th November, at The Civic Centre in Victoria Island.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
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#ExhibitingGallery: STEVENSON (@stevenson_za).
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With spaces in Cape Town and Johannesburg, STEVENSON is a gallery dealing in contemporary art from South Africa, as well as from wider parts of Africa and its diaspora.
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Image: ‘Okay, so I’ll leave the phone behind’, 2018, by Dada Khanyisa. Courtesy of the artist and gallery.
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At the 2018 edition of ART X Lagos, @stevenson_za will be showcasing artworks by Barthélémy Toguo (@barthelemy_toguo), Dada Khanyisa (@dadakhanyisa), Mawande Ka Zenzile (@kazenzile), Robin Rhode, Viviane Sassen (@vivianesassenstudio) and Zanele Muholi (@muholizanele).
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