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Bunmi Babatunde

 (born 1957)
Bunmi Babatunde is active/lives in Nigeria.  Bunmi Babatunde is known for sculpture.

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Bunmi Babatunde


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Bunmi Babatunde was born in Nigeria in 1957. He studied sculpture at the Yaba college of Technology, graduating in 1983. Babatunde has been a practicing studio artist in Yaba since 1984. Together with Bisi Fakeye, Monday Akhidue and Abiodun Olaku he is a founding member of The Universal Studios of Art, Nigeria. Omidan which is the Yoruba word for a young woman or "damsel", is inspired by traditional Yoruba carved sculpture known as Oju Orogbo. Babatunde has participated in over twenty-five exhibitions locally and internationally and has undertaken several major public and private sculpture commissions in Nigeria.

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About  Bunmi Babatunde

Born:  1957
Known for:  sculpture