The artists uses different media to work on his main focus: political concerns for human rights and justice.

Jelili Atiku
Jelili Atiku
Lagos,
Nigeria

Solo Shows

Selected performances:

2015
Jul 12 – Ewedabira (Alaraagbo IV), Place de la République, Paris, France
Jul 10 – Earth with Trees and Water I Am (Alaraagbo VIII), Place de la Sorbonne, Paris, France
Jun 14 – Earth with Trees and Water I Am (Alaraagbo VIII), Rapid Pulse Performance Art Festival, Chicago, USA
Apr 23 – Earth with Trees and Water I Am (Alaraagbo VIII), Vidaråsen Landsby, Andebu, Norway
Feb 16 – Capacitance Does Not Consume Power, Department of Creative Arts, University of Lagos, Akoka, Lagos, Nigeria
Jan 28 – Kill Not This Country (Maanifesito II), Ejigbo, Lagos, Nigeria
Jan 28 – Ori E Wambe, Ejigbo, Lagos, Nigeria
Jan 23 – Arigiseji, School of Art and Printing Complex, Yaba College of Technology, Lagos, Nigeria

2006
Stop The Killings, Visual Arts Section, University of Lagos, Akoka, Lagos, Nigeria – A campaign against cult killings in Nigerian tertiary institutions

2005
Ewawo – The Awaiting Trial Prisoners, (A campaign expunging of Holding charge in Nigerian Statutory Books, Especially in Lagos State), Lagos State House of Assembly, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria
Ewawo – The Awaiting Trial Prisoners, University of Lagos, Akoka, Lagos, Nigeria

2004
Shadows in the Dark, National Museum, Onikan, Lagos, Nigeria – (A campaign for Nigerian Penal and Prisons Reform) (December 10 – 17).
1997 Final Year Exhibition, Fine Arts Gallery, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Kaduna State,Nigeria – Undergraduate Project

Group Shows

2014
Venice International Performance Week, Palazzo Mora, Venice,
Merging Stories, 16th Lagos Book and Art Festival, Freedom Park, Lagos, Nigeria
A Poem A Day (The Poem Calendar), Museum Mu.ZEE, Oostende
A Poem A Day (The Poem Calendar), “Festival of Future Nows”
Global Village, Petrus & Paulus Church, Bergen NH, The Netherlands
Shifting Africa, Kunsthalle Faust, Hannover, Germany

 

Contacts & Details

City of birth: Lagos Country of birth: Nigeria Lives in: Lagos, Nigeria