J.D. 'Okhai Ojeikere
Nigerian, born 1930
293 followers
Emerging
Represented by up-and-coming galleries.
Collected by major museums
Tate, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Selected exhibitions
2016
African Portraits,
HackelBury Fine Art
2015
Africa: Architecture, Culture and Identity,
Louisiana Museum of Modern Art
2014
BACK TO FRONT: J.D'OKHAI OJEIKERE / MALICK SIDIBE,
Mariane Ibrahim Gallery

Since the 1960s, J.D. ‘Okhai Ojeikere has been documenting the culture of his native Nigeria in exquisite black-and-white photographs, capturing the elegance and exuberance of its celebrations, ceremonies, and daily life. He has amassed thousands of images, which together form an anthropological and ethnographic …

Read more
Ways to Buy
Buy now
Bid
Inquire
Medium
Gallery
Institution
Time period