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Place/Date of Birth: Lagos, Nigeria. 26th November 1966.
Married, with three children.


  • 2001-2003.  University of Westminster, London.
  • 1989-1991.  Yaba College of Technology, Lagos Nigeria.
  • 1986-1988.  The Polytechnic Ibadan Nigeria.


  • MSc. Interactive Multimedia. 2003.
  • Higher National Diploma (Upper Credit) Painting. 1991.
  • National Diploma (Upper Credit) General Art. 1988.


  • 1991.  First prize, Tower Aluminium Art Exhibition Awards.
  • 1991.  Lintas Award for best final year art student.
  • 1990.  Academy Press Award for excellence in painting.
  • 1990.  First prize, Lagos State Council for Art and Culture open Painting competition.

Professional Experience:

  • 1998 (Nov)-1999(Apr).  Taught painting in watercolour, Adult Art Classes, Art Club (The), Edgware England.
  • 1992-1994.  Lecturer in Life Drawing, General Drawing and Painting, Yaba College of Technology, Lagos Nigeria.
  • 1989.  Illustrator, Graphic Advertising and Associates Ltd, Lagos Nigeria.
  • 1987 (Summer).  Worked as sculpture apprentice, Art Studio, Centre for Cultural Studies, University of Lagos, Nigeria.

Notable Assignment/commission:

  • 2005.  Orimoloye’s paintings are featured in McDougal Littell school Literature book in the United States.
  • 1999.  Judge at The Annual Milldon Art Society Exhibition/Competition, Mill Hill, London.
  • 1996.  Two paintings used in The Texaco Overseas calendar.
  • 1995.  Two paintings used in The Texaco Overseas(Nig) calendar.
  • 1995.  Design for The Texaco Overseas Christmas card.
  • 1992.  Four paintings used in The Tower Aluminium(Nig) desk calendar.

For Exhibitions/Calendar please click here.