What happens, when five young contemporary Nigerian artists, coming from different parts of this country, go back to their former schools in their hometowns and lead two-day art workshops for the students?
The Goethe-Institut issued an open call in spring to design a logo for the "Sabi German for Naija" project. In a bid to make the German language learners a part of the decision makers for the logo-design, students were invited to create a logo that stands for the Nigerian-German cooperation in the field of language.
Here are the winners!
Der Fotograf Akinbode Akinbiyi wandert durch die verschlungenen Straßen der afrikanischen Städte und stellt deren Geschichten in Bildern dar. Lagos nimmt für ihn eine besondere Stellung ein, weil es seine Heimat ist. Seit 30 Jahren dokumentiert er mit der Kamera die rasante Entwicklung der nigerianischen Megacity, die er nun in einem Fotobuch wie ein „Jazzstück“ präsentieren will.
Between June 25 and 28, participants at the ENTER AFRICA Lagos Workshop exchanged ideas for improving learning, social interaction, community engagement, and mobility in Lagos. For the workshop group, the city tour was a major highlight
At the Decolonizing the Campus symposium in Lagos, numerous local and international architects will take a critical look at design theory and university buildings from the early and transitional years of Nigerian independence as part of bauhaus imaginista. The focus of the discussion is Obafemi Awolowo University in Nigeria, which was founded in 1961 in protest against British education policies at the end of colonial rule.
"Games and Politics" will be exhibited at the Goethe-Institut Nigeria between April 23 and May 15, 2019. It will be accompanied by a supporting programme, which will include a VR Workshop for journalists.
We are excited to announce our selected participants for our upcoming Storymakers workshop with Award-winning German author and illustrator, Ute Krause and Nigerian illustrator and journalist, Abdulkareem Baba Aminu