Bruce Onobrakpeya

Onobrakpeya is a prolific artist, printmaker, painter, teacher and scholar. Rather than a definitive style, his works are comprised of specific periods that different in content and media ranging from lino cut prints, bronze, paintings, drawings and installations. His themes range as  well including such ideas such as the Nigerian folklore, the Zarian landscape, Christianity, environmental degradation, politics, philosophy and social unrest. Onobrakpeya is described as a living legendwho is responsible for the renaissance in contemporary art in Nigeria.” 


Nigerian College of Arts, Science and Technology, Nigeria 1962

Diploma in Fine Arts, Goldsmiths College, London University

Post Graduate Arts Teachers’ Certificate (ATC), Institute of Education, London University