Solomon Omogboye

Solomon Omogboye was born in 1982 in Lagos. He had his early education in Lagos before proceeding to the Lagos State Polytechnic, where he bagged an HND in ART AND INDUSTRIAL DESIGN (PAINTING) in 2007. He was awarded AADS best Artist of the year (2007)

He is a prolific painter. Encouraged by his Mother, a teacher. Solomon was introduced to drawing as a child. He has worked extensively as an art instructor in secondary schools in Lagos after his graduation.

His paintings are a reflection of his thoughts, inspiration and ideas. He uses mainly charcoal, pastel, acrylic and oil on canvas. He always use his media to show his ideas in a visual form by creating beauty and making his own statement.

Solomon works has attracted many local and international attention over the years. He ranks among the young leading artists in Nigeria. He is one of the mentees of Superstroke Art Movement, LAE Jhb.

Solomon presently lives in South Africa.