Orijin, in its signature type of mixing the previous with the brand new, partnered Fuji: A Opera for a sequence of fuji-themed expertise; together with a digital art work exhibition titled #OrijinalFujiIsArt and Fuji Vibrations – a platform for mixing fuji music types with different genres of music in December 2021.
The multi-layered expertise began with the Orijinal Fuji Is Art exhibition, designed in two folds: outside installations and a gallery exhibition which thrilled Art lovers with the presentation of digital artworks by 24-year-old Nigerian digital artist, Bidemi Tata whose works visualized the tenet and character of the Fuji music sub-culture.
The grand finale of the Art Exhibition, an unique VIP Preview, happened at Untitled, Maitama Sule, Ikoyi Lagos on Sunday, December 5th as Bidemi took company on a journey utilizing comic-book sensibility to precise a daring illustration of the Fuji music sub-culture, grounding this age-old style of music in relevance with new-age know-how and digital potentialities of relatable storytelling.
The different facet of the expertise; Fuji vibrations, a platform devoted to mixing Fuji music with different genres and types witnessed a sequence of dwell fuji music concert events at Ogba, Yaba & Victoria Island respectively with a extremely revered line up of Fuji music powerhouses together with Akeem Adisa Adesope, Alhaji Rasheed Ayinde Merenge, Igwe Remi Aluko, Alhaji Dr. Saheed Osupa, General Ayinla Kollington, Sulaimon Adio Atawewe (Mr. Spirit), SK Sensation who can be the president of the Fuji Musician Association of Nigeria (FUMAN), Kolade Onanuga often known as KWAM 2, KS1 Malaika, amongst others.
The grand finale of the Fuji Vibrations not solely entertained company with the mix of Fuji music types, it additionally served as a platform to see the chances of different music genres infusion with the Fuji Music style as DJ Maze & Xtreme held a half-hour DJ set that fused Electronic Dance Music (EDM) with Fuji music. A contented remix of recognized Fuji songs bought the room leaping as they carried out. Guests stood up and took to their telephones to seize the fluid transitions. It was certainly a breath-taking expertise as Orijin, the official beverage associate of the occasion, served numerous orijinal cocktails, and its new variant, the Tigernut, and Ginger, a lot to the delight of the ecstatic company.
Funmilola Adigolo, Orijin Brand Manager, made a powerful comment, reinforcing the model’s dedication to celebrating the Fuji subculture. This dedication was mirrored within the area’s design. There had been picture cubicles with cultural props the place attendees may think about themselves as Fuji artist or Aficionado. There had been additionally conventional Yoruba video games.
It couldn’t have been a extra orijinal December as Ogba danced, Yaba trembled, and Victoria Island certainly vibrated to its roots, all due to the excessive cultural expertise dropped at life by Fuji: A Opera in partnership with Orijin Nigeria.
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