ArtHouse Contemporary presents a rare opportunity to meet master artist Yusuf Grillo and see his works at the Igi Araba exhibition.

Yusuf Grillo is widely regarded as one of Nigeria’s most celebrated contemporary artists. He has led a prolific career that has shaped the discourse of modern art in the country. He emerged to prominence and international recognition in the 1960s and 1970s. Grillo’s works are deeply influenced by the characteristics of traditional Yoruba philosophy and sculpture.

Igi Araba marks the first solo exhibition by Yusuf Grillo in over forty years, a long time overdue project that showcases the development and evolution of his artistic practice. See details below.

Private preview : Saturday, 10th October, 2015.

Time : 4 – 8 PM

Duration of exhibition : Monday, 12th October – Saturday, 31st October 2015.

Venue : Kia Showroom, 308, Adeola Odeku Street, Victoria Island, Lagos.