Mukaila Ayoade

Mukaila Ayoade, an experimentalist and surrealist artist from Nigeria, based in Chicago, works ‘’according to the dictates of my mind, even if it looks odd”. A highly skilled and trained painter Ayoade uses several media such as acrylics watercolor, alcohol ink, charcoal, and mixed media. The use of feathers and newspaper is an example of his art improvisation. Ayoade’s works can be found in collections in Nigeria, Benin Republic and Ghana."