About us

Lagos-Paris-Art, connecting the creative community…

Background

Lagos-Paris-Art is a not-for-profit organization engaged in the promotion of art. Our platform was set up to bridge the gap between African-European artists, creative industries stakeholders.

Goal

The platform action is geared towards promotion of an African-European creative industries. Our concept is focused on art business development. Our platform is intended to help our artists gain global exposure, facilitate access to creative agencies through our strategic network of partnerships, while  enabling the establishment of real Africa-Europe creative ecosystem.

 

 

Our action

  • Lagos-Paris-Art provides a platform for artists to showcase, sell their works and monetizing their skills through our E.commerce portal . This is made possible through our links with world-class creative agencies, investors, art collectors, and art sponsors around the globe.
  • We organize and participate in various art events every year including the “Lagos-Paris-Art Festival” whose first edition will hold in Lagos, Nigeria in March 2020. The event is designed to showcase the the best of African and European creativity. The 3 days festival gathers professional artists, creatives industries stakeholders and art enthusiasts for interactive talks, art sales and lifestyles experience.
  • Our academy handles training, skills acquisition and capacity building programs for those willing to work in the creative industries  areas such as Photography, cinematography, music, literary arts, etc…

Focus area

  • Visual arts
  • Fashion
  • Lifestyles
  • Performing arts
  • Culinary arts
  • Digital arts

 

​Our leadership

Sonny O'JAGA

Founder & CEO

Sonny is an international entrepreneur and cultural consultant and business strategist. He thrives on setting up a cross-continental creative ecosystem to enable productive collaboration across African and western creatives.

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Hayatu MOHAMMED

Board Chairman

Hayatu has over 20 years’ experience across many aspects of the oil & gas industry- upstream and downstream. He is knowledgeable and passionate about business development and champions community development in Africa.

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Sophie LACASSE

Head, Creative Team & PR

Sophie Lacasse is an entrepreneur. She owns an art & luxury accessories gallery downtown Paris called "Maison Sophie Lacasse". Sophie has curated Many world stars works in her gallery including Norman Reedus ( Walking Dead actor) photographies...

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Membership

Opportunities

Activities

Grab your chance to engage with the fast-growing and exclusive African-European creative platform.

How to apply

Fill out the form below for any listed membership including links to where our team can preview your artwork and we will get back to you shortly with regard to your submission.

 

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Our membership types

Engage with the Lagos-Paris-Art exclusive network of professional creatives…

Artist membership ( free )

Partner / Sponsor membership

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