Muraina Oyelami

Muraina Oyelami

muraina oyelami, Curious, oil on board, 36 by 24jpg
| Curious
muraina oyelami, Evolution 1, oil on board, 36 by 24
| Evolution 1
spirit in black
| Spirit in black
innocence 3, muraina oyelami
| Innocence 3
muraina oyelami, omoge, oil on paper, 21 by 17inches, 2014
| Omoge
muraina oyelami, new dreams 2, oil on board, 30 by 24inches, 2014
| New dreams 2
muraina oyelami, mdern girl 2, oil on paper, 21 by 16inches, 2014
| Mdern girl 2
muraina oyelami, agbegijo mask, oil on paper, 21 by 17inches, 2014
| Agbegijo mask
new dreams
| New dreams
family 2
| Family
Motherhood
| Motherhood
utopia
| Utopia
murainaoyelami-landscape-and-moon
| Landscape and moon
murainaoyelamiLegend
| Legend
hill
| Hillside
murainaoyelami-Ancient door
| Ancient door
outingday
| Outing day
cityentrance
| City entrance

Born in Iragbiji, Nigeria in 1940. Performed with the Duro Ladipo theatre. 1964, was involved in the Mbari Mbayo workshop, an experimental workshop designed to teach young creative people art, without the ‘shackles’ of a formal art education. Went on to practice art full-time, borrowing the myths and imagery of Western Nigeria. Has worked as a full-time artist, as well as, an occasional teacher and musician.