History of Arts and Craft Village Arts and Craft Village was established. It is notable as the best place to get souvenirs in Abuja. The arts and craft village aims to represent the diverse and beautiful culture of the Nigerian people via expressions of paintings, beadworks and sculptures. Security/Safety of Arts and Craft Village This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Arts and Craft Village, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Cash. A friend or group of friends- The experience is best shared! Face cap or hat. Face cap or hat. Best Features It is rich with diverse art works from paintings to sculptures to beads. Most common visitors Artists, Curators, Collectors, Historians. If you are looking for souvenirs in Abuja, the best place to get it is the Arts and craft village- Kunle, my guide in Abuja.
History of Thought Pyramid Art Center Thought Pyramid Art Center was built in 2012. It is notable as the premuim art gallery in the state An alternative gallery that bridges the gap between commercial galleries and traditional art institutions with a mission to "collect, conserve, and study modern and contemporary art of Africa, and the African Diaspora", this is one place that will appeal to art enthusiasts and lovers Security/Safety of Thought Pyramid Art Center This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Thought Pyramid Art Center, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Camera Things to do while at Thought Pyramid Art Center Before heading to Thought Pyramid Art Center, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Check out the art works on display Partake in the organized lecture Sign up for the art trainings Enjoy the theater shows and musicals Dine in the restaurant with fellow art lovers
History of National Gallery of Art National Gallery of Art was built in 1993. It is notable as a place for the exhibition and preservation of creative Nigerian visual art. Built by Federal Military Government. in 1993.
The National Gallery of Art is responsible for the collection, preservation and documentation of creative contemporary Nigerian visual art. Security/Safety of National Gallery of Art This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to National Gallery of Art, here are some helpful things to take along with you: A couple of friends. A camera with spare batteries Things to do while at National Gallery of Art Before heading to National Gallery of Art, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Visit various sections. Buy some of the art works. Best Features It is a place that promotes and Nigerian visual art. Writer's Review To go and appreciate the beautiful works of art available. Most common visitors Tourists, Photographers, Curators, Art lovers can be found here. Nigerian art gallery is where contemporary art comes alive- Desire, a curator.
History of Madiba Antique Madiba Antique. Abuja houses some unique places that offer a one-stop experience to guests. For instance, Madiba Antique is an outdoor grill, restaurant and cafè set within an art gallery. Security/Safety of Madiba Antique This is a very safe location. Best Features Informed by the need to recognize and celebrate the legendary Nelson Mandela in the Arts and Crafts village, Madiba Antique was opened with a range of services including restaurant, grill, bar, event management, live music, architectural art design and art exhibitions. Writer's Review They also have live music from talented musicians who serenade guests during meals, parties and art viewing sessions. Madiba Antique is a recommended spot to enjoy art, a fine dining and unwinding experience. A really cool and relaxed place to unwind. Recently opened and I keep seeing improvements every time I return. Good job-Bashari Bakari Love the soft jazz. Really a nice way to show how beautiful Africa is-Chiama Arinze