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FLO AWOLAJA


FLO AWOLAJA

Growing up in a household rich in colour, born to parents of Nigerian heritage and a culture that inspired her artistic talents, it’s no surprise that Flo Awolaja grew to become an incredible burst of creativity. Flo is a fun loving and exuberant personality that exudes a quiet confidence and steely determination to succeed in all things. She has been influenced by many of her mother’s collection of African fabrics, various painters, designers, textile artists, photographers and inspired by a plethora of contemporary Nigerian and African American artists in the likes of Chief Nike Davies-Okundaye, Abdoulaye Konaté, Peju Alatise, Victoria Udonian, Hayden Palmer, William H Johnson, Elizabeth Catlett, Romare Bearden et al. Flo Awolaja represents a lot of things in one, as a writer, poet, and photographer, she continues to take delight in all visual pleasures which stimulate the senses. She also has a successful career as a graphic designer and lecturer and has combined her passion for art, design, and photography with teaching, working to raise achievement in her learners by encouraging them, raising their self-esteem, and aspiring confidence in them.


FLO AWOLAJA


FLO AWOLAJA


FLO AWOLAJA


FLO AWOLAJA


FLO AWOLAJA

Flo Awolaja, Artist  

Making Stories, Telling Tales- an exhibition expression of freedom from oppressors by Flo Awolaja, emerging artist.

Flo Awolaja, Artist  

Making Stories, Telling Tales- an exhibition expression of freedom from oppressors by Flo Awolaja, emerging artist.

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