Oluwole Omofemi
Lives & Works in Ibadan, Nigeria
Oluwole Omofemi is an international artist from Nigeria who is best known for his captivating depictions of human figures that reflect the profound depth of African experiences. His artistic practice primarily revolves around oil and acrylic paintings, with a preference for oil. Omofemi's works convey themes of personal introspection, societal critique, and the celebration of African culture. Influenced by his childhood memories and the bustling streets of Ibadan, his art resonates with nostalgia and vibrant creativity. With exhibitions held in prestigious galleries across Nigeria, Italy, Belgium, and Ghana, Omofemi's talent has gained recognition both locally and internationally. He aspires to utilize art as a means to uplift the underprivileged, showcase African fashion, and to foster a rediscovery of Afrocentric pride. Oluwole Omofemi will be presented by So Art Gallery. 
Oluwole Omofemi, Untitled, 2023, Oil on canvas, 150 x 152 cm. Courtesy of So Art Gallery

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