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Ekene Stanley Emecheta

Painting, Winner, Ekene Stanley Emecheta

Winner

Ekene Stanley Emecheta

Painting - 152.1 x 121 x 3 cm Painting - 59.9 x 47.6 x 1.2 inch

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Painting, Stephanie, Ekene Stanley Emecheta

Stephanie

Ekene Stanley Emecheta

Painting - 152.1 x 121 x 3 cm Painting - 59.9 x 47.6 x 1.2 inch

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Painting, Stick-around-ers, Ekene Stanley Emecheta

Stick-around-ers

Ekene Stanley Emecheta

Painting - 149.9 x 120 x 3 cm Painting - 59 x 47.2 x 1.2 inch

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Painting, Lady Agnes, Ekene Stanley Emecheta

Lady Agnes

Ekene Stanley Emecheta

Painting - 150 x 120 x 3 cm Painting - 59.1 x 47.2 x 1.2 inch

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Painting, Signs II, Ekene Stanley Emecheta

Signs II

Ekene Stanley Emecheta

Painting - 75 x 60 x 3 cm Painting - 29.5 x 23.6 x 1.2 inch

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Painting, Poppie, Ekene Stanley Emecheta

Poppie

Ekene Stanley Emecheta

Painting - 140 x 95 x 3 cm Painting - 55.1 x 37.4 x 1.2 inch

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Painting, Bountiful, Ekene Stanley Emecheta

Bountiful

Ekene Stanley Emecheta

Painting - 150 x 125 x 3 cm Painting - 59.1 x 49.2 x 1.2 inch

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Biography

Born in 1994, Ekene Stanley Emecheta is a self-taught Nigerian artist. He lives and works in London and Nigeria and had the experience of teaching art in China for 5 months. Ekene's works are mostly figurative, rendered in oil and acrylic on canvas. His recent work focuses more on human energy, personality and identity. Painting white on the bodies of his characters giving it a moving appearance, he excludes the materiality of skin color in his paintings.

His Solo Show “Truthful Waters" held at Breeder in Athens in Summer 2021 was reviewed by Frieze Magazine. His works are in the collections of the X Museum in Beijing, the Xiao Museum in Rizhao, China, the Akzo Nobel Foundation in the Netherlands, the Comma Foundation in Belgium and the Up Next Art Museum in Puerto Rico.

Ekene's works have been seen at major art fairs such as: Art BaselBasel, Frieze London, The Armory Show, Frieze LA, FIAC and Félix Art fair.

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The year of birth of the artist is: 1994