About Akintunde Olajide John

EDUCATIOINAL INSTITUTION(S):

Yaba college of technology, Lagos state

Yaba college of technology, Lagos state

Ilogbo High school, Ebute-metta west, Lagos state

Ijero Baptist school, Ebute-metta Lagos

QUALIFICATION WITH DATE:

HND in painting                                             1999

ND General Art                                              1996

WASC/ GCE O’Level                                                1989

First School Leaving Certificate                    1984

 

EXPERIENCE AQUIRED:

PREVIOUS EMPLOYERS AND POST(S) HELD WITH DATES:

Fred Archibong Design

Post held: painter-in-training                         1989- 1990

Media- house communication

Post held: creative Art                                   1991- 1993

Universal Studio of Art (Abiodun O. Olaku)

National art thearte, Lagos

Post held: industrial attach                             1996

Nigeria ports Authority

Container terminal (WARF) Lagos

Post held: youth corper in training                2000- 2001

Defactori Studio

Ebute- Metta Lagos

Post held: practitioner and helping

                  Diploma Industrial Training         2001- Date

 

PRESENT EMPLOYER:

Artist profile: a full time studio practice as an artist, specialize in painting and has held more than thirty groups exhibitions in his home country and abroad. IGBALADUN which is Yoruba language means enjoyment will be his first solo outing at MAISON DE FRANCE, Lagos- December 2004. He is a member of Defactori studio, Lagos, society of Nigeria Artist(Lagos chapter), sable watercolour – Nigeria, san- Diego watercolour society- Califonia U.S.

 

GROUP EXHIBITION

1996- ADSA Yabatech- Lagos

1998- ADSA Yabatech- Lagos

1999- Final year painting exhibition

2001- The Dawn of democracy in Nigeria, Lagos Art and culture

2003- Fusion – National Museum Lagos

2003- Open House- Accenture, Lagos

2003- December juried show presentation- San Deigo watercolour society Califonia

2003- Creative Acsension, Mahogany Lagos

2004- Our experience- Maison De France, Lagos

2004- Luminous- 4th annual pastel exhibition Dydrim, Lagos

2004- Igbaladun- solo, Maison De France, Lagos

2014- Timeless, terra culture, Lagos

2014- sensing spaces, terra culture, Lagos

2014- Welcome to Africa, Louth country Museum, Dundalk Ireland

2015- GTBank virtual Gallery, Lagos

2015- Drawing is Basic, a workshop with Victor Ekpuk, Arthouse, Lagos


 

 

Phone: 08023054217

Artist Personal Website: Jideakintunde@facebook.com

Email: akinojohn@yahoo.com