Wallace Ejoh

Wallace Ejoh was born in Accra, Ghana in 1966, Ejoh earned a Higher National Diploma in painting from Yaba COllege of Technology in 2000 after completing industrial training under the supervision of Abiodun Olaku and Alex Nwokolo. Ejoh’s broad oeuvre encompasses several themes including urban landscapes traditional Nigerian dancers, musicians, and the female form. His expressive technique involves painting wet on wet with a balance of virtuoso brushwork against thick, opaque strokes for the lights. An accomplished painter, he stands out in his unique ability to manipulate his oil medium. Wallace Ejoh has participated in several group exhibitions in London and Nigeria. He is one of the founders of the index Group artists and is a member of the Society of Nigerian Artists. His practice is located at the Universal Studios of Art, Lagos where he is also an instructor.