Life in My City Art Festival (LIMCAF) commenced in 2007 to encourage artistic creativity and awareness of environmental issues. It provides space through art for young people to make meaningful statements about the lived environment in Nigeria. It also encourages and empowers young artists throughout Nigeria by promoting and commercializing their creative endeavours on a national and international platform.
Life in My City Art Festival is an annual celebration of creativity in the Nigerian art landscape. It is the largest annual gathering of artists and stakeholders of visual arts in Nigeria, featuring exhibitions, symposia and workshops. It is the single largest exhibition of new works in Nigeria.
The second round of the contest feature a week-long exhibition of selected artworks in each zone. This is the Abuja exhibition.
Opening is on Thursday 16th July at 6pm and the exhibition will last until Thursday 23rd July 2015.
It will take place at Thought Pyramid Art Centre.