Ehiko is a multidisciplinary artist born in Lagos, Nigeria and living in Toronto, Ontario.
The principal subject matter explored in her work is Decolonization, Health and Wellness, Unravelling Spirituality linked to traditional Afrakan masks, Sexual Violence, and the Representation of Melanated Hair.
An OCAD University graduate, whose shown work in Lagos and Toronto, Ehiko experiments on and manipulates raw canvas due to it’s flexibility. Her artistic style is characterized through an expressive pallet. Through the use of a variety of textiles she emulates the traditional Nigerian practice of craftsmanship through largescale multi-medium paintings, performances, drawings, and installations.
She has a private collection of purchased work that is available upon request.