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Untitled (Dotun. Enugu, Nigeria), 2012

Untitled (Dotun. Enugu, Nigeria), 2012

Biography

Toyin Ojih Odutola (b. 1985, Ife, Nigeria) is a visual artist who creates drawings exploiting diverse mediums to emphasize how an image is a striated terrain to mine beyond formulaic representation. 

Ojih Odutola has participated in exhibitions at various instititions, including Brooklyn Museum, New York (2016); Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis (2015); Studio Museum Harlem, New York (2015, 2012); Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, Ridgefield (2013); and Menil Collection, Houston, (2012). Permanent collections include Museum of Modern Art, Whitney Museum of American Art, Baltimore Museum of Art, Philadelphia Museum of Art, and National Museum of African Art (Smithsonian). 

She earned her BA from the University of Alabama in Huntsville and her MFA from California College of the Arts in San Francisco. Ojih Odutola lives and works in New York.  

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