Whist being popular in the art circle in Nigeria, Peju Alatise is yet to gain ground internationally. Her talents know no boundaries from having studied Architecture originally her crosses from Jewellery design, to iistallations, furniture and much more. Peju’s subject matter focuses on capturing the joys and pains of womanhood as experienced here in modern-life-African traditions with their consequences. Her works evolved with her continued experiences moving her focus from advocating the equal rights of women to politics and philosophical inclination. Peju resides in her home country Nigeria.
(Photo’s courtesy of Peju Alatise)