Nike Davies-Okundaye features work at GAFRA, London (Video)

Nov 3, 2014 • Art, Articles, Nigeria, VideoNo Comments


Nike DaviesNigerian artist and textile designer Nike Davies-Okundaye, is currently showcasing her work at the Gallery of African Art (GAFRA) in London.
Her work is internationally recognized for her incorporation of traditional weaving and dying practices that she learned as a youth in her native village of Ogidi in Nigeria and as a student at the Oshogbo Art School.
Davies-Okundaye has used her successes to launch art centers around Nigeria that offer free training to over 150 budding artists in the visual and performing arts sector.

The video shows the crowds reaction on opening day of her current exhibit ‘A retrospective’ which will run at the gallery until November 22nd, 2014.

To learn more about the current exhibition, visit Gafraart.com.  Nike Davies-Okundaye’s work can be viewed at Nikeart.com.

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