Emeka Ossai, Ngozi Ogbonna, Tony Akposheri, Dayo Babatunde and Meg Alabi were among the ‘A-list of Actors and actresses that graced the 2nd largest art collection centre in Africa, based in Ikorodu.
On Sunday the 22nd of August 2021, Oshodi arts gallery played host celebrities, captivating their sights with its plethora of masterpieces and crafty embedded works scattered around its inner compartment.
Overwhelmed by the fascinating displays of varieties of crafts, the nollywood caucus applauded the CEO (Dr. Oshodi Paul) and his entire management team for putting together a unique and exquisite brand which would propel both the creative and theatre entertainment industry.
Hearing about Miss Arts Nigeria Pageant/Reality show for the first time, The nollywood team also received the concept with great delight, affirming it’s support (with their team as both guest judges and trainers) towards the realisation of the project’s laudable vision.
“At first, we were reluctant to come due to the fact that we heard the gallery is situated in Ikorodu, But on getting here, we are very excited and surprised to see a great work of arts and beauty situated here in Ikorodu” Emeka Ossai
“What we saw at Oshodi Arts Gallery, Gave us the understanding value of creative art blending together with theatre presentation. The works seen inside the gallery are very expressive and storytelling. We look forward to partnering with the gallery to achieve a lot of projects” Ngozi Ogbonna
“I am actually happy our Nigeria nollywood actors and actress came to see what we have to offer the world today. The synergy between creative arts and theatre is an integral part of Hollywood which I believe they came to ascertain” Dr Oshodi Paul (CEO Oshodi Arts Gallery)
“Am poised at this moment that we shall be seeing positive collaboration between the gallery and the Nigeria movie industry going forward”
“Appreciation is never too much, my profound gratitude goes to the entire nollywood caucus for meeting with us, the synergy will broaden our horizon in diverse areas and also for their swift response to support our maiden Miss Arts Nigeria 2021 voluntarily is going to be a huge plus to the success of that project” Dr Oshodi Paul Added
“Our willingness to support Miss Arts Nigeria Pageant/Reality Show is due its goal of bringing back our different cultural heritage to limelight. Our culture is slowly sleeping away due to mainstream pop culture activities. But with concept like this, our consciousness will be re awaken because of the creative nature of its delivery” Tony Akposheri
Other Actors and actress present were; Eke ume, Sly Kuna, Thelma nwosu, Tokunbo Odedina, Ben Chukwuma, Helen Onos, Empress Marimba, Theodera, Emmanuel Elliot and Johnson Davidson.