21.4 – 21.6.2022
Olamide Ogunade, with his paintings, keeps a record of the events, cultural values, and norms of the African community. The subjects are shown in temporary perspectives, like bubbles, which appear and disappear into the air.
Born in Lagos (Nigeria) in 1996, Olamide Ogunade obtained a National Diploma in General Arts at the Yaba College of Technology. In 2020 he won the Tecno Art Challenge. The selection of recent group shows and art fairs he has participated includes: 2021 “40 under 40” KRONE X WHATIFTHEWORLD Gallery, Cape Town; “Armory Art show”, BREEDER Art gallery, New York; “Frieze Art fair”, BREEDER Art Gallery, Los Angeles; “A tale of shared experiences”, curated by Fave Rita, ARTPEDIA Gallery, Lagos; “Polychromatic”, curated by Tima Jam, DANIEL RAPHAEL Gallery, London; “Stop, Listen Group Exhibition” curated by Micheal Elmenbeck, CFHILLs Gallery, Stockholm; 2020 “Virtual Exhibition” curated by Adebimpe Adebambo, BREATH OF HOPE AFRICA Gallery; 2018 “Afrika First Exhibition”, Valerius Art gallery, Luxemburg; “This is Kuta Exhibition”, Nest by Kuta, Abeokuta, Ogun; 2017 “Art Varsity Awakening”, FUNAAB Art beat, Ogun; “PGM live art exhibition”, Lagos; 2016 “Bella A beau art exhibition”, Lagos.