Tuesday, 18 November 2014

Boda Boda Lounge Project at the Omenka Gallery 21st-23rd November


VAN Lagos, is pleased to present BODA- BODA LOUNGE PROJECT, a pan African video art festival in LAGOS. The Boda-Boda Lounge Project is a cross-continental video festival that is featured in over 15 spaces throughout Africa. The Boda-Boda Lounge Project is a collaborative project between VANSA (South Africa), Picha (Congo DRC) and VAN Lagos (Nigeria).

Film screenings would be accompanied by a public conversation and a special tribute to renowned late video artist Goddy Leye.


21- 23 November 2014
BC garden Café, Omenka Gallery
24 Ikoyi Crescent 
Ikoyi, Lagos, Nigeria

Programme outline

FRIDAY 21 NOVEMBER:
Video Screening/Public conversation
05:30-08:00pm 


SATURDAY 22 NOVEMBER
Video Screening/ Tribute to artist and intellectual Goddy Leye
05:30-08:00pm


SUNDAY 23 NOVEMBER
Video Screening/Public conversation
05:30-08:00pm

VAN Lagos screening of the Boda Boda project is proudly supported by CCA Lagos, Omenka Gallery and the Goethe-Institut, Lagos, Nigeria.

Friday, 17 October 2014

Legends: The Teller and The Told

Date:17-18th October 2014
Time:12-6pm 
Location:Centre for Contemporary Art, Lagos (CCA,Lagos), 9 McEwen Street, Sabo, Yaba

The music, politics and ideologies of Afrobeat music pioneer and human rights activist Fela Anikulapo Kuti, would influence Nigeria and the World long after his death in 1997. As part of the 2014 Felabration celebration, The Video Art Network Lagos (VAN Lagos) will be screening five films documenting his life and impact, including unreleased footage.