B. 1986 Lagos, Nigeria

Currently living and working in London

 

EDUCATION 

2019 Master of Art (Painting Program) - Royal College of Art, London UK 

2009 Bachelor of Science (Computer Science) - Long Island University (C.W post campus) Long Island, New York 

2007 Associate of Science (Information systems) - Hostos Community College. Bronx, New York

 

 

PUBLIC ACQUISITION

Girl in White Lace (Lagos, Nigeria) Museum of Fine Arts, Houston (July 2017)

 

 

SOLO EXHIBITION

July 2017: Un-belonging - Bronx Documentary Center, Bronx NY

 

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS 

2019

Royal College of Art Painting Degree Show, London, U.K - June 2019

Painting from the Other Side curated by Shannon Forrester – Dyson Gallery, London, U.K - April,  2019

2018

De Cacaofabriek - A New York State of Mind - Stories from the Unusual Suspects – Helmond, Netherlands - Sept, 2018

Jerome Ave - Bronx Photo League - Urban Justice Center, Manhattan, New York - April, 2018

Africa and African Identity Through the Eyes of African Artists - Yale's African Initiative, New Haven, Connecticut - April, 2018  

RCA WIP Show - Royal College of Art, London - Jan, 2018

2016

Battle of the Borough - Photoville, Brooklyn, NY - Sept, 2016

Jerome Avenue Workers - Bronx Photo League - Photoville, Brooklyn, NY - Sept, 2016

The Bronx Speaks: Our Home - Bronx Art Space, Bronx, New York - Mar, 2016

Bronx: Africa co curated by LeRonn Brooks - Longwood Art Gallery, Bronx, New York - Feb, 2016

2015

Intersecting Imaginaries - No Longer Empty- Bronx Photo League - Concourse Plaza Hotel, Bronx, New York - Nov, 2015

Jerome Avenue Workers - Bronx Photo League - Vasquez Muffler, Bronx, New York - Oct, 2015

Fragments of a Chronology, 2015. Video: 15mins. Bronx Museum of the Arts, Bronx, New York - July, 2015

In the Spirit of Umoja - Harlem State Building Art Gallery, New York, New York - May, 2015

2014

Five from 150 - Longwood Art Gallery, Bronx, New York - Sept, 2014

Bronx X Bronx - Bronx Documentary Center, Bronx, New York - Sept, 2014

2011

Brooklyn Art Space: 50/50, Brooklyn, New York  - Aug, 2011

 

 

ARTIST TALK

The Ruskin School of Art – University of Oxford (February 8, 2019)

Un-belonging: Moderated by Stephanie Baptist, Bronx Documentary Center (July 22, 2017)

 

 

PUBLICATIONS

  • Exit #68 Street Photography Editorial: Productions of Art and Thought, S.L. Year: November / 2017 Language: Spanish English Pages: 176 Binding: Rustic

       ISSN: 1577-2721 ISBN: 9771577272008-68

  • Jerome Ave (Bronx Photo League) 136 pages 93 black-and-white images Hardcover, linen-bound 978-0-692-76889-1 September 2016

  • Columbia Journal Review March/April 2015 Vol. 54 Issue 1, p6-9. 3p. 1 Color Photograph. ISSN: 0010-194X

  • Literature & fiction book titled:Stillborn by Diekoye Oyeyinka. Cover by Osaretin Ugiagbe. Published by East African Educational Publishers (July 17, 2014)

 

 

PROJECTS

 

SELECTED PRESS/REVIEWS

  • CBS: THE BEST OF NY'S POPUP PHOTO FESTIVAL (2016)

  • THE VILLAGE VOICE: THE MOST STRIKING IMAGES TO SEE AT PHOTOVILLE (2016)

  • PHOTOVILLE: THE BATTLE OF THE BOROUGH (2016)

  • THE RIVERDALE PRESS:  IN THE BRONX HOME IS WHERE THE ART IS (2016)

  • CRAVE:  EXHIBIT | BRONX: AFRICA (2015)

  • NEW YORK DAILY NEWS:  LONGWOOD ARTS PROJECTS CELEBRATES AFRICA (2015)

  • NEW YORK TIMES:  BRACING FOR GENTRIFICATION (2016)

  • COLOMBIA JOURNAL REVIEW: LETTERS TO THE EDITORS (2015)

  • COLOMBIA JOURNAL REVIEW: DRAWING INSPIRATION FROM THE SOUTH BRONX (2015)

  • NEWS 12 THE BRONX: BRONX ARTIST RECOGNIZE FOR BOLD PAINTINGS (2014)

  • ARTSLANT; MARLENA YURUKOVA: THE YOUNG ART OF THREE YOUNG ARTISTS (2011)

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