Nigeria: Art & Design

With works fetching record prices at auction, Nigeria’s art is firmly in the ascendancy. Inspired by the nation’s challenges and contradictions, a new crop of visual artists and designers are carrying forward this tradition

The country’s young artists are drawing admirers

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A traditional practice receives a modern twist and some celebrity sparkle

Artists hope that country’s growing middle class will bolster demand

Galleries and co-working sites are popping up across Lagos

The ambition for a new Lagos tower is matched by its cost

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