Official Opening of rebuilt “Arch of the Flying Tortoise”
The Official Opening of rebuilt “Arch of the Flying Tortoise”, the remarkable sculpture that is the gateway to the UNESCO World Heritage site will be take place on Wednesday, August 20th ! The Director General of the National Commission of Museum and Monuments will preside at the event accompanied by Nella Hengstler, Commercial Counsellor of the Austrian Embassy, who funded this restoration, and artists Adebisi Akanji, Nurudeen Akanji and Sangodare Ajala who are responsible for this remarkable art restoration and the other artists of the New Sacred Art Movement founded by Susanne Wenger. The Adunni Olorisha Trust that is responsible for enabling this transformation will be represented by Hugh and Robin Campbell. See the Press Release for more details.