The Head of Chancery Mrs Atinuke Akintan-Adeyemi represented the Embassy at the Artora gallery exhibition in Goteburg where Mr Shola Ginnad a Nigeria’s art work was showcased.
Shola is a contemporary artists from Nigeria.
He has a unique art form where he mixes fabric and paint to create his paintings.
At many places instead of paint, he uses pieces of fabric which brings a unique texture to the paintings.
The bright colours and bold pictures used by him reflects the essence of Nigeria.
About Priya Dobhal and Artora
Priya is an art curator, originally from India. She has spent many years in India and East Africa before she arrived in Sweden. She is on a mission to celebrate and preserve ancient folk art-forms, and unknown tribal artists of India and Africa by giving them an international platform.
Priya and her art venture Artora has made the humble endeavor to connect with such unknown but extremely talented Artists and bring their masterpieces to the art lovers of Sweden.
Artora wants to showcase the artists, who are now breaking the glass and showing their expressions through contemporary art, and tell their story to the world.