Akinola Davies

Akinola Davies

Akinola Davies Jr. is a video artist, curator, and music consultant. Through his work, he explores themes of race, identity, gender, and inclusion within his work, telling the stories that bridge the gap between traditional and millennial communities.

His films centre around the foundation of community and inclusivity, establishing a necessity for clear intent in concepts whilst experimenting with form. The preparation and meticulous planning for his film production assume a central role and are critical to his image manufacturing. He draws on aspects of collective, individual memory as well as the lived experience.

sketchedSPACE Exhibition

HOD | September - October, 2018

Selected Press

Dazed | This art show urges the African diaspora to reclaim their identity

Paper | Akinola Davies Honors A Shattered Past in 'HOD'

W Magazine | Meet the Nigerian Creatives Taking Over the World