Emeka Okereke

Photographer, Filmmaker, Writer, Visual Artist
      
New Body of Work: Dream Chamber:A Trans-African Project
Location: Lagos and Berlin
Nationality: Nigerian
Biography: Emeka Okereke is a Nigerian visual artist and writer who lives and works between Lagos and Berlin, moving from one to the other on a frequent basis. A past member of the renowned Nigerian photography collective Depth of Field (DOF), he holds a... read on
News
New Body of Work: Dream Chamber:A Trans-African Project
emeka okereke
Sep 14, 2019
Finally, I am able to share a selection from a new series realised during a 45-day Road Trip, across four African countries – Nigeria, Cameroon, the Democratic Republic of Congo and Rwanda – in the framework of the 8th edition of the Invisible Borders Trans-African Project: Lagos-Maputo 2018.

The project is set to become a book interspersed with poems, notes and essays written on the road; during the making of the photographs.

All photographs shot with Leica M10, in partnership with Leica Fotografie Internationale, Germany.

See link to the project below
 
  Emeka Okereke Projects, Dream Chamber
          In 2018, I took part in a 45-day “road” trip from Lagos, Nigeria to Kigali, Rwanda in the  8th edition of the Invisible...
     
 
879

By Emeka Okereke —

News Spotlight

On a Trans-Bangladeshi Road Trip with the Invisible Borders Trans-African Project

By Emeka Okereke — For the past 10 days, I have been on an artistic Road Trip project involving photographers, writers, filmmakers from Nigeria, Congo/Belgium, and..
News Videos

‘I Wonder As I Wander’, a Film by Emeka Okereke

By Emeka Okereke — I have just wrapped up a new short film on the great Berlin-based Nigerian photographer Akinbode Akinbiyi whose career spans over 4 decades. Some..
News

Emeka Okereke awarded France's "Knight of the Order of Arts and Letters": Acceptance Speech

By Emeka Okereke — On Saturday, 27th October 2018, Nigerian photographer, filmmaker, writer and visual artist, Emeka Okereke, was conferred France’s prestigious..
News

Research Grant/Residency Awarded by the Berlin Senate Department of Culture

By Emeka Okereke — Emeka Okereke has been awarded a 4-months research grant by the Berlin Senate Department of Culture. Below is the artist statement for the proposed..
Events News

Exploring a Void at The Cairo Biennale of Arts

By Emeka Okereke — In June 2019,  Emeka Okereke took part in the 13th Cairo Biennale of Art with the body of work "Exploring a Void". Here are some..
Join us
for more access