Publications

As an international centre for research on modern and contemporary African art, The Ben Enwonwu Foundation stocks, as well as produces scholarly texts in collaboration with leading Lagos –based publishing house, Revilo. See list in chronological order below:

Title: Ben Enwonwu: The Making of an African Modernist
Author: Sylvester Okwunodu Ogbechie
Publisher: University Rochester Press, 2008
ISBN: 9781580462358
Pages: xxiii+295
Size: 9 x 6 in
Binding: Hardback
N12, 000 ($75.00)

Musings of an Ordinand
Author: Rev. Prof. KonyinAjayi SAN
Publisher: Revilo
ISBN: 978-978-931-289-4
Pages: 660
Size: 10 x 8.5in
Binding: Hardback
N15, 000 ($94.00)

Having Travelled Far
Published on the occasion of the exhibition for Owusu-Ankomah, Godfried Donkor Manuela Sambo, Ransome Stanley and EL Loko at Omenka Gallery, Lagos, November 2013
Hard cover, 64 pages
Text: Bronwyn Law-Viljoen
Publisher: Omenka Gallery and Revilo
Price: N 5,000 ($32.25)

Evolving through Waste
Published on the occasion of the exhibition for Raqib Bashorun at Omenka Gallery, Lagos, May 2014
Soft cover, 56 pages
Text: Kunle Filani
Publisher: Omenka Gallery and Revilo
Price: N 2,500 ($16.00)

Networks and Voids: Modern Interpretations of Nigerian Hairstyles and Headdresses
Published on the occasion of the exhibition for 'Okhai Ojeikere and Gary Stephens' at Omenka Gallery, Lagos, October 2013
Hard cover, 64 pages
Text: Oliver Enwonwu
Publisher: Omenka Gallery and Revilo
Price: N 4,000 ($25.00)

Call and Response Published on the occasion of the exhibition for Cedric Nunn at Omenka Gallery, Lagos, September 2013
Soft cover, 60 pages
Text: Oliver Enwonwu
Publisher: Omenka Gallery and Revilo
Price: N 2,000($12.50)

Soundspiration Published on the occasion of the exhibition for Adeola Balogun at Omenka Gallery, Lagos, May 2013
Soft cover, 48 pages
Text: Oliver Enwonwu and Babasehinde Ademuleya
Publisher: Omenka Gallery and Revilo
Price: N 2,000($12.50)

Convergence Published on the occasion of the exhibition for ‘Omenka Gallery and Svengali Designs Limited, Lagos, December 2012
Soft cover, 60 pages
Text: Oliver Enwonwu and Omoladun Ogidan
Publisher: Omenka Gallery and Revilo
Price: N 2,000($12.50)

Square Pegs, Round Holes Published on the occasion of the exhibition for Fidelis Odogwu at Omenka Gallery, Lagos, November 2012
Soft cover, 64 pages
Text: Oliver Enwonwu and Elvis Udegbe
Publisher: Omenka Gallery and Revilo
Price: N 2,000($12.50)

Ankara Portraits Published on the occasion of the exhibition for Gary Stephens at Omenka Gallery, Lagos, October 2012
Soft cover, 64 pages
Text:Interview with Gary Stephens by Oliver Enwonwu
Publisher: Omenka Gallery and Revilo
Price: N 2,000($12.50)

Unlicensed Published on the occasion of the exhibition for Gerry Nnubia at Omenka Gallery, Lagos, July 2012
Soft cover, 64 pages
Text: Luciano Uzuegbu and Chuka Nnabuife
Publisher: Omenka Gallery and Revilo
Price: N 2,000($12.50)

Man and Machine Published on the occasion of the exhibition for Abass Kelani at Omenka Gallery, Lagos, November 2011
Soft cover, 56 pages
Text: Oliver Enwonwu and Frank A.O Ugiomoh
Publisher: Omenka Gallery and Revilo
Price: N 2,000($12.50)

State of Inertia
Published on the occasion of the exhibition for Jefferson Jonahan at Omenka Gallery, Lagos, October 2011
Soft cover, 57 pages
Text: Interview with Jefferson Jonahan by Oliver Enwonwu
Publisher: Omenka Gallery and Revilo
Price: N 2,000($12.50)

Reconstruction in Reverse
Published on the occasion of the photography exhibition at Omenka Gallery, Lagos
Soft cover, 57 pages
Text: Mudi Yahaya
Publisher: Omenka Gallery
Price: N 4,000($24.44)

Ben Enwonwu, Life and Times Published on the occasion of the exhibition marking the artist’s14th memorial at Omenka Gallery, Lagos, November 2008
Soft cover, 29 pages
Text: Ola Oloidi and Oliver Enwonwu
Publisher: Omenka Gallery and Revilo
Price: N 2,000($12.50)