Following our closure due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we are pleased to inform you that the Goethe-Institut will partially re-open from October 5th onwards. Opening hours: 8am-3pm
Please note: visitors have to book an appointment in advance!
Despite the global COVID-19 pandemic, Goethe-Institut Nigeria is pleased to implement the residency programme 2020 together with its partner organisations. Click here to read more about the selected artists.
The evidence of the highly developed courtly art that flourished in the old kingdom of Benin has been preserved in European and North American collections since the British colonial period. This fact still forces Nigerian museums to preserve the cultural memory of its indigenous peoples in other ways.
Signing petitions, booking a visit to the local swimming pool, home schooling – all kinds of everyday things work digitally today. Those who have no access to the internet or who have only limited digital skills could be marginalized in our society.
Minority groups are far too infrequently represented in children's literature produced in Europe and North America. Unfortunately, these are the books available in most schools and home libraries in Africa. Enajite Efemuaye from Kachifo, a Nigerian publishing house, is telling new narratives that reflect the diversity in the society.
This podcast series consists of six episodes that aim to examine how the interplay between art and technology shapes Nigeria’s creative landscape. Each episode delves into the work and experience of a specific cultural practitioner based in Abuja or Lagos.
As part of our support and adherence to Government regulations and directives to stem the spread of the COVID-19 in our country, the Goethe-Institut Nigeria will be closed to the public from Monday, March 23rd, 2020.
Kulturama brings international culture into your living room: house concerts live from Buenos Aires, puppet theatre from the kitchen or live acts from the Berlin club scene. Organisers enter their events and open them to international audiences. Spectators can find dates and support artists with donations. Together and in solidarity through this time.