Omooba Yemisi Adedoyin Shyllon Art foundation (OYASAF) played host to some members of the Nigerian Field Society on Saturday, the 14th day of October 2017, of which 20-member delegation was led by Mr Edouard Blondeau.
The visitors were welcomed with a presentation by Prince Yemisi Shyllon on the contributions of OYASAF to the promotion and development of Nigerian art and culture. They were taken through a working tour of the foundation’s collection of contemporary and modern paintings, sculptures, antiques, traditional art, neo traditional African art and some shots from the different Nigeria fast disappearing cultural festivals.
The visit included a guided tour of the foundation’s large number of bronze, stone and metal works of life-size sculptural pieces in the OYASAF gardens, coupled with a large number of paintings and sculptures in the interiors of the foundation’s edifice. The tour was concluded with some photo and quiz sessions.