An exhibition and Talk presented in honor of Nigeria’s 55th Year October 2015
Ibiyinka Alao is warm, hopeful and serene, then enter the visual artist and architect Ibiyinka Alao called in many fields “A Bird of Fire” and you are suddenly buoyed to a higher place as you journey through his imaginations emboldened in his epic paintings that seem to open vast portions of the world all at once, one work leading you to another, telling an unending story!
Nigerian International Association of Pennsylvania (NIAPA) is proud to partner with The Alternative Gallery to feature Ibiyinka Alao the consumate artist and Poet extraodinare as he brings two of his favorite topics “artistic expressions and diplomacy” to live. Everyone is invited, event is free and donations are encouraged.
Where – The Alternative Gallery -707 N 4th St, Allentown, PA 18102
Date – Thursday October 10th, 2015
Time – 7:00pm prompt for an exhibition of some of Alao’s personal works (which will be featured for one night only)
Music and hors d’œuvres
During this intimate talk, Ibiyinka will present a unique perspective of “art as frozen music,” exploring the intersection of visual art, poetry, music and theater in an alternate universe.