Stanbic IBTC Pension Managers Limited
(SIPML), a subsidiary of Stanbic IBTC Holdings PLC, has reaffirmed its
commitment to the promotion of African arts.
Mrs. Nike Bajomo, Executive Director,
Business Development, SIPML, made the disclosure in her opening remarks at the Art
X Modern section of this year’s edition of Art X. The Art X Modern segment
which was sponsored by SIPML was newly introduced into Art X this year. Art X
Modern showcased the artworks of the pioneers of African modern art from the
Mrs. Bajomo, pointed out that the
event was organized for the benefit of its clients and stakeholders who are
passionate about making careers out of the arts.
She said: “We believe that creativity
and intellect can serve as sources of livelihood for individuals who decide to
make a career out of their passion for painting, drawing, sculpting and other
interesting forms of art. We are optimistic that the conversations that will
take place here today will not only educate but will be inspiring enough to
impact the art industry in Nigeria so that more people will appreciate art.
Hopefully, as time goes by, art will be recognized as a viable asset in
She added that Stanbic IBTC Pension
Managers was proud of the milestones Art X Lagos had achieved …read more