Bolanle Awosika


Bolanle Awosika is an acrylic painter who lives and works in Milwaukee, WI USA. From an early age art has held a special place in Bolanle's heart . She attended Roosevelt Middle School of the Arts where she majored in visual arts. In her last year she was awarded the Georgia O' Keefe award for artistic potential. In high school Bolanle continued her art education by taking paint a pottery classes. In her senior year she took 2nd place in the Rainbow Summer posted contest. After high school Bolanle has  participated in community art project  Black Box Fund  - "Get out and Vote". Her work has been featured in Imani & Metcalfe Park Gallery and exhibited and in Marn Member exhibitions including "2020 a Year in Translation" and "Catch 2022". Her work was recently selected for juried online exhibition "Anti War 2022"  and  in a few months her art will be featured in Observica Magazine -special edition. In a desire to advance her professional skills Bolanle received a certificate in Art Gallery Ownership from IAP college.