Curriculum Vitae

SURAJ ADEKOLA, (b. 21 April 1983, Nigeria)

EDUCATION

2005 - 2007 Higher National Diploma (HND) Painting
2002 - 2004 Ordinary National Diploma (OND) Painting and General Arts
School of Art and Design 
Auchi Federal Polytechnic,
Edo State, Nigeria. 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2021   Solo Exhibition, Infinite Growth: Alexis Galleries, Lagos, Nigeria.
2021   Tenacity: Terra-Kulture Art Gallery, Lagos, Nigeria. 
2019   A journey into contemporary African Art, Beirut, Lebanon.
2019   In Love with Nature: Triple A All About Art, Lagos, Nigeria.
2018   Ubuntu Art Exhibition: Lagos, Nigeria.
2018   Cu-ulture and Tradition- Same Experience, Different Local: The Koppel Project, London.
2018   Triad Group Exhibition: Alexis Galleries, Lagos, Nigeria.
2017   Everyday Humanity: Kanbi Contemporary Gallery, United Kingdom.
2016   Ferrum Art House: Rele Art Gallery, Lagos, Nigeria.
2015   Beyond All Odds: Thought Pyramid Art Center, Abuja, Nigeria. 
2014   October Rain: Society of Nigerian Artists Show, Lagos, Nigeria.
2012   Colour and Carnival 2: Calabar, Nigeria.
2011   Colour and Carnival 1: Calabar, Nigeria.
2010   Generational Statement: Thought Pyramid Art Center, Abuja, Nigeria.
2008   Nigerian Cultural Landscape in Perspective: Abuja, Nigeria.

AUCTIONS

2020   Piasa African and Contemporary Art Auction, Paris, France.
2019   Cabral Moncada Leiloes, Lisbon, Portugal.
2019   Geneve Encheres, Switzerland.
2019   Art House African Art Auction, Nigeria. 
2018   Piasa African and Contemporary Art Auction, Paris, France.
2017   Piasa African and Contemporary Art Auction, Paris, France.
2015   Bonham's Art Auction London, United Kingdom.
2011   TKMG Art Auction, Lagos, Nigeria.
2010   TKMG Art Auction, Lagos, Nigeria. 

SELECTED MEDIA

http://www.youvalyou.com/Paintings-and-drawings-auction-price-results-x-ADEKOLA-Suraj-1986-.aspx
http://www.askart.com/artist/Suraj_Adekola/11271163/Suraj_Adekola.aspx
https://www.invaluable.com/artist/adekola-suraj-dxkna5ygfa/
http://www.arcadja.com/auctions/en/adekola_suraj/artist/530192/


COLLECTIONS


Suraj works are on display in more than a hundreds of homes in UK; Germany; The United States; France; Portugal; Switzerland; Argentina; Nigeria and South Africa.