Abraham Onoriode Oghobase
Abraham Onoriode Oghobase was born in Lagos, Nigeria in 1979. He studied at the renowned Yaba College of Technology – School of Art, Design and Printing, majoring in photography. He also understudied Deji Ajose, a painter and a photographer, as well as the award-winning photographer and sculptor, Uche James Iroha. A quest for the purpose of existence has led Oghobase to a unique form of art, as he explores issues relating to human emotions such as loneliness, hope, anxiety, enthusiasm and fear, using himself as material for his recent body of work. His photography has been exhibited in his home country of Nigeria and across Africa and Europe.