Curriculum Vitae                                                                                                                                                                                                   

Aàdesokan (b.1994) 
Lives and works in Lagos, Nigeria.

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2019     Aàdesokan: Flowers for the Soul, Bloom Art (Curated by Ugoma Adegoke), Lagos (NG)

2017     Aàdesokan: Almost Delirium,16/16, Lagos (NG)


Selected Group Exhibitions

2019     1st Annual Nigerian Culture Day in Berlin  (Curated by Ugoma Adegoke), Säälchen, Berlin (DE) 

2019     Masculine Fecundity, African Artists’ Foundation, Lagos (NG)

2019     Storied Bodies, WeTransfer/King Kong Magazine/Jan Hoek Workshop,  H-Factor, Lagos (NG)


Selected Collaborations

2018     Third Space(d) Out!,  with Jumoke Adeyanju,   Arthouse Foundation and Goethe Institute Nigeria, Lagos (NG)

2017     Numb Tantrums, Illustration of Anthology of Poems by Yakeeb, published by Arts & Africa, Lagos (NG) 


Selected Commissions

2018     PVC Meatway, Fashion-Photo Documentary on Lagos Street Butchers, WeTransfer & King Kong Magazine, Amsterdam (NL)

2017     Before I Die Wall Mural, A Global Art Project, Mixed Media, installed at Freedom Park, Lagos (NG)

2017     RESET, mixed media, Lights Camera Africa! (LCA) Film Festival, Lagos (NG)


Presentation(s)

2017     Artists Talk: Art as Therapy, 16/16, Lagos (NG)

Press

2019     Ayodeji Rotinwa, “Jan Hoek Workshop - Creativity in Nigeria”, WePresent by WeTransfer

2019      “PVC Meatway” , Fashion Photo Documentary, King Kong Magazine, Issue 7

2017      Enam Obiosio, “Aàdesokan in Almost Delirium Outburst of Dialogue with the Self”, The Guardian Nigeria, September 9, 2017. 44

2017     Obinna Emelike, “Aàdesokan: Almost Delirium; a must-see exhibition” Business Day Sunday, September 10, 2017. 36