Toyin Loye

Toyin Loye is a modern representative of the ancient African art tradition and a committed propagator of his cultural heritage. This is also reflected in his poetry, which is often integrated in his works. He experiments with carved photography  and objects cut from aluminium.

Toyin comes from a  royal house. His father was Obaloye of Ijebu Jesa. The artist grew up with a rich Yoruba tradition. The artistic expressions often associated with a royal house has immensely influenced  his work.

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