'Opening Artist Lecture about their Modes & Modalities: “Spread out the Cloth: Exploring Yoruba Fashion and Textile Modernity”'
2020-12-05 15:00 to 18:00
Online via Zoom
Modes and modalities are the general topic of the current semester programme, and they also form a thematic background of the Opening Lecture. Peju Layiwola presents her approach and concept of modalities in her artistic context. Peju Layiwola is an art Historian and visual artist from Nigeria who works in a variety of media and genre. She is listed as a "21-st Century Avant-Garde" in the book Art Cities of the Future. She is currently a Professor of Art and Art history at the University of Lagos and has been described as a "multitalented artist." She is also a member of the ACC Lagos and leader of the research project "Rethinking the Artistic Trajectory of African Women Artists".
Please register on E-learning to find the latest version of the entire programme, further information and further material for each session. (Person of contact: Robert Debusmann)