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Tag : Tobenna Okwuosa

11 Apr 2019

Tobenna Okwuosa On History, Religion, Politics and the Artist

Alongside a successful studio practice, Tobenna Okwuosa (PhD) lectures in the Department of Fine and Applied Arts, Niger Delta University, Bayelsa State. He is well-known for his academic approach towards his art, which is strongly passionate in upholding an African identity against the “nihilistic effect of globalisation and the current Western aesthetic regime”. Through his work, he engages a broad range of issues from the expansion of digital technology to increasing conflict caused by differences in ethnicity, religion and spirituality […]