Multimedia artist, Activist, AFiRIperFOMA
Jelili Atiku is a multimedia performance artist and sculptor from Lagos, Nigeria. His performance with drawing, photography, installation sculpture, video and live performance have made him one of the most recognized performance artists from Nigeria around the world. His work focuses on human rights and social justice, as well as the consequences of traumatic events. He is teaching at the Ahmadu Bello University in Zaira and the University of Lagos. He is the leading coordinator of Advocate for Human Rights Through Art (AHRA) and artistic director of AFiRIperFOMA - a collective of African performance artists. Atiku presents his work in various contexts in Africa, Asia, Europe and the Americas, including Tate Modern London, the Venice Biennale (2017), Manifesta Palermo (2018), Marrakech Biennale (2014) and Transmediale Berlin.
Enítere Èjitere | Paris square, Haifa | Performance