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Dr. Kunle Adeyemi & Mr. Mukaila Ayode
May
18
3:30 PM15:30

Dr. Kunle Adeyemi & Mr. Mukaila Ayode

Join Faie African Art Gallery as Dr. Kule Adeyemi & Mr. Mukaila Ayode show case their wonderful art for us.

Dr. Adeyemi is a painter and print-maker from Ondo, Ondo State Nigeria.  He attended Yaba College of Technology and the University of Benin where he studied painting and printmaking.  He holds a PhD in Studio Arts from the Delta State University, Abraka, Delta State, Nigeria.  Dr. Adeyemi has had 17 solo exhibitions and over 70 group exhibitions both nationally and internationally.  He has served in the art community as Chairman and Vice President of the Society of Nigerian artists.  Currently he lectures at his Alma Mater, School of Art, Design, and Printing at Yaba College of technology, Lagos Nigeria.

 

Mukaila Ayode is from Ile Ife Osun State of Western Nigeria.  He holds a Higher National Diploma in painting from Yaba College of Technology in Lagos, Nigeria.  Mr. Ayode has participated in several workshops including ones organized by the Goethe Institute in Lagos and by the Ovuormaroro Gallery.  He has also had two solo exhibitions.

 

Mukaila describes himself as an experimentalist and surrealist.  He uses several media to express himself including watercolor, acrylics, oil, charcoal and many others.  His work can be found in major art galleries in Nigeria, Benin Republic and Ghana..  Mukaila's work is in many private and public collections among which are Mobil Nigeria Limited and the Ford Foundation

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Apr
24
5:30 PM17:30

Closing Reception for Peter Boateng

Extraordinary work by new artist Peter Boateng. Pencil on acid free paper. Breathtaking! Peter is Ghanaian born in Kumasi, who discovered his love of art as a child. He holds a Bachelors degree in Communication Design, majoring in Graphic Design and Advertising. His artwork is a gift that Peter has nurtured and developed since early childhood.

Don't miss out on his wonderful works.

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT
Faie African Art is preparing to take the art of Peter Boateng to the D'ak Art Biennale in Dakar, Senegal on May 9. The Biennale promotes contemporary African art and artists at the International Level. This event is attended by patrons, art dealers, collectors, and gallerist from around the world. We are very proud to introduce the Art of Peter Boateng to this audience.


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