Alaba Matthew Akintola

Alaba Matthew Akintola

Ipetu Ijesha, Nigeria

Alaba Matthew Akintola is from an old ancestral home in Ipetu Ijesha, Southwest Nigeria. He was born in Benin City in 1990 which houses the oldest royal art guild in Africa. 

With the combination of his Art education obtained from the Auchi School of Art and the University of Benin, Alaba has mastered the artistic technique of applying Acrylic paint on fusible web to create trailblazing portraits with subtle hints of influences from Andy Warhol.