Joshua Akinwumi



AFTERTIDE – Photography, 50 x 40   | 2021



BOLD – Photography, 50 x 40   | 2021






Beyond Colours.
As an artist, I am driven by a deep desire to explore the limitless possibilities of creativity and the power of visual expression. My work seeks to transcend boundaries, both tangible and intangible, inviting viewers on a transformative journey of introspection and connection.
Drawing inspiration from the interplay between nature, emotions, and the human experience, my art embraces the beauty of imperfections, the ebb and flow of life´s rhythms, and the complexity of our existence.
Through various mediums, including photography, digital imaging, and mixed media, I aim to create works that resonate on an emotional and visceral level.
My creative process is one of exploration and experimentation, embracing both spontaneity and meticulousness. I find solace in embracing the unknown, allowing intuition to guide my artistic decisions and embracing the unexpected surprises that arise along the way. Through this process, I seek to break free from conventional boundaries and challenge traditional perceptions of art.

Conceptually, my work delves into themes of identity, memory, and the human condition. I invite viewers to delve into the depths of their own experiences, to question societal norms, and to celebrate the diversity and interconnectedness of our shared human journey.
It is my hope that my art serves as a catalyst for introspection, dialogue, and empathy, fostering a deeper understanding of ourselves and the world around us.
Ultimately, my goal as an artist is to create a visual language that transcends words, to touch the souls of others and ignite emotions that transcend time and space. Through my art, I aspire to inspire, to provoke thought, and to spark a sense of wonder and curiosity within those who engage with my creations.
In this ever-changing world, I believe art has the power to bridge divides, to foster connection, and to ignite positive change. My art is an expression of this belief, a testament to the boundless potential of creativity, and an invitation to step beyond the confines of what is known, into a world of infinite possibilities.
Together, let us embark on a journey beyond colours.