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Ekene Stanley Emecheta

Born in 1994

Lives and works in Lagos, Nigeria


Ekene Stanley Emecheta began his artistic journey at the tender age of four. As a self-taught figurative artist, he has honed a portraiture style that delves beyond mere physical representation, capturing the essence and persona of his subjects. His figural iconography blends elements from both fantastical and historical domains, intertwined with intimate personal narratives. By shifting focus away from chromatic identity, he directs the viewer's attention to the form and its contextual environm...Read more