Adeola Olagunju is a Nigerian artist who lives and works in Lagos, Nigeria. After obtaining a degree in Fine and Applied Arts in 2009, Adeola worked as a Graphic Artist for advertising agencies in Lagos. Working primarily with photography, her artistic practice encompasses a range of mediums; including video, painting, and collage. She explores themes around her environment, self, and memory with documentary and conceptual approach. Olagunju has been on residencies at FFT Düsseldorf/Savvy Contemporary in Germany, Kuona Trust Centre for Visual Art in Nairobi, Kenya, and the Lagos Photo Summer School exchange program in Berlin, Germany. She was the recipient of the Lagos Photo Festival Award in 2012 and the Young Art Fund Amsterdam Award in 2013. (Photo shot in Lagos, Nigeria 2013.)


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