Art Symposium and Exhibition titled: OUR NATIONAL FLAG; ART AND SOCIO-POLITICAL REALITIES.
The event will feature a colloquium with Scholars and professionals alike in the field of arts, political science and philosophy. The seminar is aimed at enlightening the audience about the role of art especially cartoon in socio-political ambiance in Nigeria.
Theme: Our National Flag: Arts and Socio-Political Realities.
Date: 21st February, 2013.
Time: 10:00am prompt.
Venue: Arts Theatre, Faculty of Arts,University of Lagos.
Professor O. Falaiye
(Professor of Socio-Political Philosophy, Department of Philosophy, University of Lagos.).
Professor Solomon Akinboye (Head of Department, Political Science, University of Lagos )
Mr. Akinwale Onipede (Lecturer, Department of Creative Arts, University of Lagos).
Mr Mike Asukwo ( cartoonist BusinessDay Newspaper).
Clara Giacalone (Researcher, Free University Berlin,Germany )
Special Guest of Honour
Pa Josy Ajiboye ( The renowned Nigerian cartoonist ).
Mother of The Day: Prof. Mrs. Ajike Osanyin (Head of Department, Arts and Social Sciences Department, Faculty of Education, UNILAG )
Dance Drama by Segun Adefila & The Crown Troupe of Africa
Exhibition of Cartoons by: Jimoh Ganiyu Jimga
Chairman of The Occasion: Prof. AVE Mereni. ( H.O.D Creative Arts )
Host: Prof. Duro Oni. Dean, Faculty of Arts , Mrs P.U Ofuafo, Head of Unit, Visual Arts
Chief Host: Prof Rahmon Bello. Vice Chancellor, University of Lagos.
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