Ayo Akinyemi

Ayo Akinyemi, born 1982 in Oyo state, is a prolific young Nigerian Artist. He graduated 2007 from Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomosho (B.Tech. Fine & Applied Art) and presently pursuing a Master of Art (Art History) at his Alma Mater. He began his studio practice in 2009, and his works include drawings, paintings, photography and writings.

Photographs by Ayo Akinyemi

The world of these photographs by Ayo Akinyemi, collated from four different series, is one inhabited by the amorphous. A white sheet floats among trees; the folds of a shroud around a faceless figure billows in the wind; two silhouettes …

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