Art And Theatre Events In Lagos

Performances, Theatre Events And Art Exhibitions In Lagos

Art gives voice to the voiceless and fame to the ignored. You can learn various forms of art from dancing to sketching in Lagos. There are designated classes, drama workshops, and art events in Lagos for the same. If you just want to be a mere spectator you can attend theatre events and art exhibitions in Lagos too.

Ever wanted to volunteer in those nukkad, nataks or street shows? Wish to learn the basics of painting? Well, just explore through the art & theatre events in Lagos.

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Workshop in Lagos

  • Feb 29 Onwards
    Owooniran street Thu Feb 29 2024 at 01:00 am
  • Mar 01 - 03
    Block 11, shop 65, Alhaja Owooniran street, Coker bus-stop, Orile-Iganmu, Lagos, Nigeria Fri Mar 01 2024 at 01:00 am
  • Feb 27 - 28
    Lagos Chamber of Commerce & Industry (LCCI) Tue Feb 27 2024 at 09:00 am
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Conference in Lagos

  • Mar 20
    Muson Centre Wed Mar 20 2024 at 09:00 am
  • Mar 20
    Muson centre,Onikan,Lagos Wed Mar 20 2024 at 09:00 am
  • Mar 08 - 09
    19, Water Cooperation Drive, off Ligali Ayorinde Street,Victoria Island Lagos,Lagos,101241,NG Fri Mar 08 2024 at 03:30 pm
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Upcoming Arts Events in Lagos

Date Event Venue
24 Feb 2024 MARTECH AFRICA 1.0 Zone Tech Park, Lagos
21 Mar 2024 Naija Poetry Fest 2024 University of Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria
24 Feb 2024 Canvas and Calm block 52, Plot 4 Omorinre Johnson Street, Lagos
28 Aug 2024 JOY OF MUSIC AFRICA (JOMA) 2024 Freedom Park Lagos
20 Mar 2024 BOP Conference 2024 Muson Centre, Lagos
30 Mar 2024 ART MEETS FASHION LAGOS The Art Hotel, Lagos
21 Mar 2024 Naija Poetry Fest Faculty Of Education, Lagos
29 Mar 2024 Wow Discount Fair (Easter edition) Adeyemi Bero, Auditorium Alausa Ikeja., Lagos
29 Feb 2024 3D Training Owooniran street, Lagos
20 Mar 2024 BOP Conference 2024 Muson centre,Onikan,Lagos

Art in Lagos

The art scene in Lagos is a hotpot of professional art, galleries showcasing some best pieces of work and even street art that captivates your senses. The art galleries in Lagos are the pride of the city with most of the housing work of renowned artists and also providing a platform for upcoming artists to showcase their work.

Art X Lagos and other art events

The Art X Lagos is undoubtedly one of the most ambitious art events of the city showcasing the finest work of contemporary art and culture of Africa. The program is a meticulously curated event with projects, live shows, presentations and talks that reflect the dynamic African art scene. The event also presents some best pieces of work from galleries and a wide array of artists across the African diaspora.

Art galleries in Lagos are another great spot to spend your day serenading the brilliant and exquisite pieces of contemporary art. Nike Art Centre is one of the hidden treasures that have a diverse collection of work by a coterie of artists who celebrate the culture and heritage of Nigeria through their art. Omenka Gallery is another place for art lovers to browse through contemporary art and exhibits work of artists from Nigeria and the world. The Museum of Contemporary Art, Lagos is a reformist centre that uses art as a medium to highlight the social and political issues to foster an evolving art culture that focuses on bringing positive change. The Nigerian National Museum offers sensitive insight into the story of Nigerian art and archaeology. The Didi Museum is a private museum situated in a peaceful locale with a varied mix of exhibits in the form of paintings, sculptures and models that promote the Nigerian way of life.

Royal Arts Academy and Art Academy are some popular art classes in Lagos. The Royal Arts Academy offers classes to equip participants in dance, art, theatre and much more.  Creative Arts Department is a part of the University of Lagos and offers exciting courses for those aspiring to make a career in art. Black Fragrance School of Design is a comprehensive academy that offers courses in different fields of art- fashion designing, leather designing and much more. Whether you are a local or a tourist, there are several upcoming art exhibitions in Lagos that are dedicated to promoting and developing contemporary African Art. The African Artists Foundation and Alexi Galleries organize such art events in Lagos.

Lagos Street Art

If you are not a lover of museums and galleries, Lagos brings art to you in the form of graffiti, murals and paintings on the city walls. Street art in Lagos is a display of the free, indomitable spirit and undying energy of the local artists who wish to bring a change to the world with their colours.

Art in Lagos is a representation of the vibrancy, culture, diversity, and pride of the ethos of the town. Art galleries in Lagos also satiate the thirst of art lovers with their wide displays of work. Look out for show times and events at AllEvents to explore the art scene in Lagos.

Top Art Studios & Art Galleries In Lagos

Looking for a place to exhibit your art or to attend art workshops in Lagos?
Here's a list of art studios in Lagos for art exhibitions and workshops:

  • Epe, Lagos State
  • South-West
  • Xclusive Cakes & Sugar Art School
  • Alliance Française de Lagos
  • Victoria Island, Lagos
  • 12 Jibowu St
  • Landmark Beach
  • Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain
  • Sprinkle BarLagos, Nigeria
  • Bheerhugz Surulere
  • Prest Jazz Club
  • Rowe Park Yaba Lagos
  • Adeniyi Jones Ikeja
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