Visual Artist, Adewale Ojo, with his painting titled “Celebrations”, has won the maiden edition of Best Art Exhibition sponsored by Nigerbev Limited, distillers of Best, a wide range of liquor, in collaboration with Nike Art Gallery.
“Pure Bliss” by Omoniyi Gilbert won the second prize, while Onyinye Ezennaya’s “Suffering and Smiling” came third.
Chief Dr (Mrs.) Nike Okundaye-Davies, Dr. Bolaji Ogunwo, Mr. Felix Aina, and Mr. Abiodun Badejo made up the jury that selected the winners.
Speaking at the event, the Managing Director of Nigerbev Limited, Heiko Arjes said the exhibition will be a yearly event, and may enjoy overseas exposures. He congratulated everybody who was part of the exhibition, especially all the finalists. “I wish you good luck,” he said.