WeLead, Inc and SixSense presents Nigeria Masquerade Exhibition
Many Nigerian societies have a rich tradition of masquerades. Masquerades are a symbol of culture and customs. They are normally portrayed in colorful robes accompanied by traditional dancers or music. The masks adorned are determined by tradition and beliefs.
The Nigeria Masquerade Exhibition following the annual Nigeria Cultural Parade & Festival is a masterpiece displaying the heart of Africa that has over 300 languages and 200 tribes. The exhibition will be unique in nature as this will be the first time to exhibit authentic masquerades from Nigeria representing key tribal groups. Featured Masquerades include Egungun, Okonko, Ekpe, and Eyo.