Toyin Omolowo (1964) -- Mixed Media
Toyin Omolowo, a Multimedia Visual Artist was born on July 15, 1964 in Lagos, Nigeria. He studied Art at the Yaba College of Technology, between 1984 and 1990. His art experience since 1990 has been rich, covering Painting, Textile Art, Graphics and Metal Sculpture.
He is a member of Society of Nigerian Artists (SNA), Surface Design Association (USA), ARTZERO Group and also a member of Association of Nigerian Textile Artists (ANTA)
His ambition is to set up community arts programs to unlock the doors of opportunities for Nigerian youths in this era of digital revolution. Create an enabling atmosphere for creative design skills and develop strategic design thinking to enhance life through art.
1993: His six paintings were featured in all the pages of
Allstates Trust Bank Plc corporate calendar. His works
are in collection of many private homes and corporate
bodies in Nigeria, Japan, Canada , South Africa , USA
Omolowo has a riveting style that compels viewers’ attention. He notes that his concepts are imaginative reflections from the subconscious that is alive to contemporary art.
2005: Excellence Award at the Prestigious Hyogo
lnternational Competition of Paintings (best top 100
artists selected out of 3000 artists all over the globe) in
2008: Nigerian Breweries Art Competition Award for
2008: Terra Kulture Grant Foundation Award
1991: Bassey-lta-Ekpo award on traditional prints in Calabar.
1993: Outreach Culture Club Award for excellence in Visual
Art in Port-Harcourt.
He has won many laurels both in Textile designing and painting.
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