Lacey Contemporary Gallery is hosting the biggest showcase of Nigerian art in London. The ‘Transcending Boundaries’  annual exhibition which is in its third year is the leading platform for Contemporary West African art including paintings, sculpture and installation. Several of the artistsattended the exhibition programme of events including ; Adebanji Alade, Francis Uduh, Kolade Oshinowo, Abiodun Olaku, Fidelis Odogwu and Bunmi Babatunde
Also in attendance at the opening night at Lacey Contemporary gallery was Chibundu Onuzo, the talented young Nigerian Author of The Spider King’s Daughter. Plus Winifred Adeyemi who is the founder of Africa Seen & Heard – seen here talking to Master nigerian artist Kolade Oshinowo about his haunting painting of the abucted Chibook girls who managed to escape through the forest. 
Other guests included Singer Dan Olsen who opened African Fashion Week in London and is on the verge of global stardom and about to embark on a world tour,  publicist Stuart Watts, Art collectors Basia and Richard Briggs OBE, photography agent Camilla Lowther, fashion blogger Mammypi, and Joshua Millais – great grandson of the Pre-Raphaelite painter Sir John Everett Millais.  Transcending Boundaries 2015 runs from the 24 April – 11 May 2015 at Lacey Contemporary Gallery 8 Clarendon Cross, London W11 4AP

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Basia and Richard Briggs

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Aabru Art’s “Transcending Boundaries 2015

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Kolade Winifred

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Kolade Oshinowo and Mammypi

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Adebanji_Alade with collector

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Aabru Art’s “Transcending Boundaries 2015

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Aabru Art’s “Transcending Boundaries 2015

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Aabru Art’s “Transcending Boundaries 2015

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Aabru Art’s “Transcending Boundaries 2015

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Bunmi Babatunde, Abiodun Olaku, Kolade Oshinowo, Adebanji Alade

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Kolade Oshinowo Winifred Adeyemi

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Fidelis Odogwu

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Anshu Bahanda, Chibundu Onuzo, Lee Sharrock

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Aabru Art’s “Transcending Boundaries 2015

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