EXPOSITIONS 

2019 A Smaller Scale, Ebony Curated Gallery, Cape Town, South Africa Diaspora, New Ashgate Gallery, Farnham, Surrey, United Kingdom

2018
The London Art Fair, London, United Kingdom
Whirling Return of the Ancestors – Egungun
Arts of the Yoruba in Africa, Ruth Davis Design Gallery, University of Wisconsin-Madison, United States
The Summer Exhibition, Ebony Curated Gallery, Cape Town, South Africa
1.54, Contemporary African Art Fair, London Yoruba Remixed, Solo Exhibition, Ebony Curated Gallery, Cape Town, South Africa 2017
Tempo, La Galerie Africaine, Paris, 4ème
Récits d’Afrique, La Galerie Africaine, Paris, 9ème
Colour Chart at EbonyCurated, South Africa Art Africa Fair, Cape Town, South Africa
Navigating Place and Time in Contemporary African and Diasporic Art, Curated by Yvette Gresle.
The Basement, Mayfair, London Turbine Art Fair, Johannesburg, South Africa AKAA Art fair, Paris

2016
AKAA fair, Also Known as Africa, Paris

2014
Opening Exhibition: Furious Flower Conference, Seeding the future of African American Poetry. James Madison University, Harrisonburg, Virginia.

2014
Wole Lagunju: African Diaspora Artist and Transnational Visuality, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, Virginia (Solo Exhibition).

2011
Womanscape: Race, Gender and Sexuality in African Art, University of Texas, Austin Texas.

2009
Egungun: Diaspora Recycling, University of Texas, Austin Texas.

2008
Africa Now, The World Bank Art Program, Washington DC.

2008
Healing Beauty, The Mizel Museum, Denver Colorado.

2008
Art for Africa, Juried Exhibition, The Emerson Centre for the Arts and Culture, Bozeman, Montana.

2007
African Artists Celebrating Ethiopian Millennium. The Belvedere, Baltimore USA. 2007 Mbari Art, Washington DC, USA.

2006
Let’s Art Nadine Guntert meets Africa. Vernissage: Bilder von Mauva Lessor, Osahe-nye Kainebi, Wole Lagunju, Ablade Glover, Stein -und Holzsk ulpturen, Luzern. Switzer-land.

2006
The Art of Oshogbo, Via Mundi Gallery, Atlanta USA.

2005
Pan African Film and Arts Festival, Los Angeles, USA.

2004
Without Borders- Four Contemporary Artists, Pan African University, Ajah, Lagos. 2002 Afrika Heritage, Lagos.

2002
Linkages, Gallery 1,2,3,4, Trinidad and Tobago.

2002
Totalfina Elf Art Exhibition, Port Harcourt.

2000
Visions and Sensibilities, Signature Art Gallery, Lagos.

1997
Best of Ife, Goethe Institut, Lagos.

1997
Vernissage – Geiger, Klink & Berdel-mann, Recht Sanwalts – und Steuerbera-tungsskanzlei. Mainz

1995
Sammlung fur Neue Afrikanische Kunst, Afrika Haus Freiberg

1995
Ona – Best of Ife– Signature Art Gallery, Lagos

1993
Best of Ife – Signature Art Gallery, Lagos

 BIBLIOGRAPHIE – PUBLICATIONS 

2013
Falola, T., ed., 2013, Esu, Yoruba God, Power And The Imaginative Frontiers. Carolina Academic Press, Durham. P. 234-242.

.Castellote, J., ed., 2012, Contemporary Nigerian Art In Lagos Private Collections: New Trees In An Old Forest. Bookcra Limited, Gloucestershire.

Okediji, M., 2012, Western Frontiers Of African Art. University of Rochester Press, Rochester. P. 153-154. .

2011
Okediji, M., 2011, The Tree Of Life: Lawino Kituba, The Nation, November 16, Lagos.

Okediji, M., 2011, When Art Looks Strange, The Nation, November 2, Lagos.

Adeyemi, E., 2006, Zeitgenossissche Kunst: Contemporary Art In Nigeria & Ghana, Friedrich Reinhardt Verlag, Basel.

Kainebi, O., Osaghae, B., Isichei, R., Lagunju, W., 2004, Without Borders. Four Contemporary Nigerian Artists. Exhibition Catalogue, Pan African University / Lagos Business School, Ajah, Lagos.

Olatunji, A., 2004, My Father Wanted Me To Be A Pharmacist, The Comet, November 8, Lagos.

Uwaezuoke, O., 2004, The Art Of Boundless Fancies, Thisday, November 8, Lagos.
2005
Filani, K., 2005, Patterns Of Culture In Contemporary Yoruba Art, Symphony Books, Nigeria.

2002
Jeyifo, B., 2002, Wole Lagunju: High Priest Of Imagination, Introspection And Sensibility,
Filani, K., 2002, Wole Lagunju And His Creative Sagacity, Unpublished

Beier, G., 2002, …Discovering Life In Wole’s Art, The Guardian, June 2002, Nigeria.

.Okediji, M., 2002, African Renaissance Old Forms, New Images In Yoruba Art, University Press Of Colorado, Colo-rado. P. 48

Okediji, M., 2002, Archaeological Mythoramas: Wole Lagunju’s Visual Excavations, The Guardian, June 22, Nigeria.

2000
Onipede, A., 2000, Untold Stories,Vision And Sensibilities, Saturday Punch, March 5, Lagos.

1995
Benseler, A., Kammerer-Grothaus, H., 1995, Afrika – Haus Freiberg: UMUZI, Sammlung Fur Neue Afrikanische Kunst. K.A. Publishers, Germany.

PRIX  – AWARDS

1996
1st Prize Poster Designing Competition, Afrika Project 1996 – Goethe Institut, {German Cultural Centre} Lagos.

1992,
The Daily Times (Nig) Chairman’s Award for Excellence

 

 

ARTICLES

2016
Illustration de l’article, Art Contemporain, Le Printemps africain, L’Intelligent Numéro Hors-Série nb 45, Décembre 2016, Paris.

Cover pages, design and illustration, The Daily and Sunday Times, Nigeria. Illustration of articles by Biodun Jeyifo, Wole Soyinka, Ken Saro Wiwa, Femi Osofisan etc.

Poster Design, Oedipus by Matthias Gerht & Amona by Ben Tomoloju, Afrika, Project 1996, The Goethe Institut, (German Cultural Centre), Lagos.

Suite of Drawings: Eko Ree [The many faces of Lagos ] – by Simbo Olorunfemi.

Design of covers: Glendora – African Quarterly on the Arts. .- Illustrations and Design – Glendora – African Quarterly on the Arts (with published cover design in Revue Noire) –

CD Music Cover Designs, The Jazz Hole Lagos Nigeria

Lagos, A City at Work, Essays by Rem Koolhaus, Odia Oifemum, David Araedeon etc, (Published with funding by The Prince Klaus Foundation, The Netherlands) Glendora Books. Lagos.

LECTURES AND WORKSHOPS

2007
 Adire and Globalization, The Fowler Museum, UCLA, California, USA.

2008
The Braziers International Artist Workshop, United Kingdom