Book on J.A. Green, Nigeria’s first indigenous professional photographer for launch


This book is a welcome change from the many literary works that are presented in this weblog. This time a book on a famous Nigerian photograher Jonathan Adagogo Green. Jonathan was born in 1873 in Bonny, he moved to Sierra Leone to learn the art of photography.  He moved back to Bonny and he made … Continue reading Book on J.A. Green, Nigeria’s first indigenous professional photographer for launch

Carte blanche à Mahi Binebine


Some writers do dabble in another form of art. Some for pleasure. Some for pleasure and quality. The Morocco born writer Mahi Binebine (living in France) is also a good painter. In this article you will find some information on his works and an exhibition. Also information on other painters.   

review MARYAM AND THE STOLEN STATUE


The English/Nigerian writer Marion Sikuade worked during her whole life in the field of education in Nigeria. And she has written a very nice book for young people. This book is about the problem of stolen art and artifacts and what to do about it. And especially about art from Africa. In a beautiful way … Continue reading review MARYAM AND THE STOLEN STATUE