The contemporary art scene in Nigeria is currently witnessing an infectious verve with galleries like Rele, The Thought Pyramid, TerraKulture and major exhibitions like the coming Lagos Biennale. Among the prominent artists stirring a burgeoning following is photographer and art director Lubabetu Abubakar, often referred to as Lubee Abubakar.
Since graduating from the Nigerian Law School in 2015, she has worked as lawyer, photographer and art director until she decided to devote herself to the creative industry last year. She has since risen to become one of Nigeria’s most ingenious and recognized photographers and art directors. Regarding her work is often an experience of having nostalgia trickle into you from hands that are fresh, daring and dignifying. Read More via OkayAfrica.