Nwoko, who studied Fine Arts at College of Arts, Science and Technology, Zaria, is famous for his fusion of modern techniques in architecture and stage design with African tradition. With works like The Dominican Institute, Ibadan and The Akenzua Cultural Center, Benin to his credit, Demas Nwoko is one ‘artist-architect’ who believes in celebrating the African tradition in his works.
John Godwin, architect and co-author of The Architecture of Demas Nwoko will be present at the fiesta to give a lecture on the work of Demas Nwoko.
The fiesta holds at Grillo Pavillion, 1 Sule Oyeshola Gbadmosi Crescent, off Obafemi Awolowo road, Oke-Ona (near Ikorodu Grammar School), Ikorodu.
*Autographed copies of The Architecture of Demas Nwoko will be available for sale at the event.