Andrew Esiebo

Born in Lagos, Nigeria, in 1979. 

Esiebo’s work has been shown internationally in group exhibitions such as The Games: Inspiring Images, Lens on Twelve, London (2012); Sharon Stone of Abuja, Location One Gallery, New York (2010); Africa: See You, See Me!, Museu da Cidade, Lisbon (2010, traveled); and Twenty Ten On the Road, Clock Tower Square, Cape Town (2010). He also participated in the 29th Bienal de São Paulo (2010); 8th Rencontres de Bamako (2009); 10th and 11th Bienal de La Habana (2009, 2012); 5th Chobi Mela International Festival of Photography, Bangladesh (2009); and 14th Noorderlicht International Photofestival, Groningen, The Netherlands (2007). His solo exhibitions include Na Go: Aesthetics of African Charismatic Power, Cortile Pensile, Palazzo Moroni, Padova, Italy (2012); and Et si la rue était à l’origine du football, Jardins d’Éole, Paris (2008). Esiebo is a member of the Lagos-based photography collective BlackBox and co-the founder of My Eye, My World, a photography workshop for marginalized children in Nigeria.