Damilola Okhoya "DAOK" Nigerian
Damilola Okhoya (Daok) is a self-taught Visual Artist. After graduating with a B.Sc. in Physics from Obafemi Awolowo University Ile-Ife, he briefly had an apprenticeship in sculpting, working with metals and fiberglass. His use of mediums ranges from photography, digital art, sculpting and painting with oil and acrylic. What drives his practice is experimentation (propelled by his background in physics), an openness to possibilities and happy accidents, a willingness to take on new challenges and engage creatively as often and in as many ways as he can.
His works are inspired by the human experience, the workings of the mind, existence, belief systems, causes and effects of technological innovations, it is a non-exhaustive list.