Richardson Ovbiebo Exhibition at Whitespace Opens THIS SATURDAY 24th September - till 8th October @ whitespace, 58 Raymond Njoku, Ikoyi
A sculpture and multi-media artist, Richardson represents the new wave of contemporary Nigerian and African artist.
Drawing on ideas and themes that are global yet local, contemporary yet traditional, the entire time making you look at what are often familiar objects in a new light
Born in 1982 in Lagos, and educated at Yaba College of Technology, he has work is renowned both in Nigeria and Europe.
His now famous ‘red shoe’ won him the Fashion Designers Association of Nigeria and African Artist Foundation Exhibition Award for, “Design inspired by Fashion
Last year he was nominated for 2010 Future Award, under the category of creative artist
This is a unique opportunity to see his solo exhibition curated by Temitayo Ogunbiyi