Sanusi Olatunji was born in the Yoruba town - Ejigbo in Lagos, Nigeria. Growing up
as the only artist in his family, and in a town where art wasn’t well received by the
majority, this did not stop Sanusi from pursuing his dream of becoming an
After receiving a degree in art, he worked as a full-time studio artist while furthering
his education in the area of industrial techniques.
Now living in South Africa, Sanusi believes that Nigeria provided an opportunity to
explore ideas and South Africa provided him an opportunity to follow his dreams.
Practicing and exhibiting his art throughout Africa has been an uplifting experience,
and he’s looking forward to taking on the world! He has discovered a love working in
several mediums, but paper and fabric collages has been his most favourite as he
sees it as a form of recycling which he called (Waste is wealth)
Pry school - Effortswill nursery and primary school.
High school - Ansar ud deen college Isolo
University - Yaba college of technology.
Industrial training - Universal studio (National Art Theatre Lagos)
Degree - Diploma in Art.
Studio Artist at National Cultural History Museum (2010)
Award winner of outstanding Nigerian in Creative Arts South Africa 2019.
Featured in RMB WINEX 2019
Presently a fulltime studio collage artist at August house.
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