Access Bank has announced that it would partner with Art X Lagos for the 6th edition of West Africa’s premier international art fair that would showcase the best and most innovative contemporary art from Africa and the Diaspora.
The event, which would hold physically from today (November 4) to November 7 at the Federal Palace Hotel in Victoria Island, would also be available to virtual participants as an online fair from November 4 to November 21, 2021.
Art X Lagos is an annual event designed to showcase the best and most innovative contemporary art from the African continent and across the globe.
This year’s event will showcase presentations from leading galleries in Africa and the diaspora, talk programs and specially curated art projects that could be appreciated in person and also virtually.
The Group Head of Corporate Communications, Access Bank, Mr. Amaechi Okobi, remarked that “Access Bank supports the drive for economic growth through empowerment with the necessary platforms and funding, hence our continued collaboration with Art X in teaching young people how to take advantage of their gifts and talents to establish themselves through Art.”
He further stated that “in line with our more than banking philosophy, Access Bank is a strong proponent of the Nigerian art scene and passionate about helping Africans tell the African story through creative and imaginative ways.”