Otega, Aghogho
Born 1994 in Warri, Nigeria
Lives and works in Lagos and Warri, Nigeria
Aghogho Otega is a multidisciplinary artist and photojournalist focused on the ideology and beliefs of Igbe, a Nigerian religion, using video, performance and photography in creating rituals as a means towards the sacredness of oneself. Otega studied Fine Arts Education at Delta State University, Abraka Delta State. He has been selected for group shows such as the Young Contemporary Bootcamp 2020 Virtual Exhibition and Young Contemporaries 2021, Rele Gallery, Lagos.
Aghogho Otega, A Dance with the Spirits 1, 2020, limited edition print, 40 x 61 cm. Courtesy of DADA Gallery.

Artists 2021