8 Oct 2018 0 Comment

Twim Institute’s Rector, Olumide Adeleye, Speaks at the Concordia Annual Summit in New York

Rector of The Twim Art Institute, Olumide Adeleye, spoke at the 2018 edition of the Concordia Annual Summit in New York discussing the problem of youth employment in Africa. The Concordia Annual Summit is the biggest and most inclusive...
19 Aug 2018 0 Comment

Grow: Start, Build, Accelerate, Scale (TIAC 2018 Report)

TIAC 2018 set a new milestone in the business landscape of Nigeria. We brought together 2500 entrepreneurs, aspiring entrepreneurs, students and policymakers and were able to teach, learn, and hold meaningful conversations around the...
23 Feb 2018 0 Comment

How to Make Lots of Money in the Media Arts: Part 2 (Filmmaking)

In the last post, I explored some of the ways you can make money as a photographer. Today, we will look at filmmaking. I will go straight to the point (if you have not read the last post, please find it here). Making Nollywood-style movies...
18 Feb 2018 1 Comment

How to Make Lots of Money in the Media Arts: Part 1 (Photography)

By popular demand (lol), I’m writing a series on how you can make money in the media arts. I will do this every day for the next one week or so. I will be posting on The Twim Art Institute’s blog, and cross posting on our Facebook...
11 Feb 2018 0 Comment

Twim Academy is now The Twim Art Institute

Yes! After four years of innovative training at Twim Academy, we have decided it is time for a new level! The Twim Art Institute is one of Nigeria's leading schools of the arts. We offer courses in the media arts, creative arts and...
30 May 2017 0 Comment

Build That Business: TIAC 2017 Report

With about 1400 participants, TAAC 2017 became the biggest entrepreneurship event in Oyo State and one of the largest of such in Nigeria. We hosted Oluseun Onigbinde (CEO, BudgIT), Samson Abioye (Co-founder, Pass.ng), Victoria Ibiwoye...
30 May 2016 0 Comment

Going Global: Ideas, Opportunities, Wealth (TAAC 2016 Photo Report)

On the 30th of May 2016, about 400 participants gathered for the maiden edition of what was then known as The Twim Academy Annual Conference. Speakers included Anu Akinola (Founder and CEO of Xtrao Kids School, and Mandela Washington...
30 Jan 2016 0 Comment

Twim Academy Partners With National Directorate of Employment (NDE)

Twim Academy has now partnered with Nigeria's National Directorate of Employment (NDE). The NDE, which is a Federal Government initiative, is the country's  foremost agency for the creation of employment. Twim Academy's...
30 Jan 2016 0 Comment

Twim Academy Founder Emerges 2015 Ford Foundation Prize for Youth Employment Finalist

The Twim Academy founder, Mr Olumide Adeleye, was named the Regional Winner for the Ford Foundation Prize for Youth Employment (South-West Nigeria Region). He therefore became one of the 6 finalists for the overall prize. The Ford...
23 Jun 2015 2 Comments

Twim Academy Founder Becomes Y&Y Fellow

The Twim Academy Founder and CEO, Mr Olumide Adeleye, was recently selected as one of the 25 fellows for the second class of the Yunus and Youth Fellowship, a global fellowship supported by Nobel Peace Laureate Prof. Muhammad Yunus. "A...