photography: the subtlety of nigerian photographer, lakin ogunbanwo

October 17, 2014

With work that has been featured in the Times New York, ID online, British GQ, Lakin Ogunbanwo is fast becoming one of Nigeria’s most promising photographic talents. Refusing to stay in a lane of fashion photography, the artist – known for his classic portraiture and erotic subtleties – has now exhibited in exhibitions such as the Lagos Photo Festival and Art 14 in London. In fact, the photographer’s work is currently being shown at the What If The World Gallery in Cape Town, South Africa – running till November 15th – and London’s 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair which ends Sunday. Explore Ogunbanwo’s work, below.

By Alexander Aplerku, AFROPUNK Contributor