Rotimi Fani-Kayode | the artist




The artist Rotimi Fani-Kayode
Born 1955, Lagos, Nigeria.
Died Dec 21 1989 London, United Kingdom.

Style and technique of the artist: Photography,


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His photographs express the belief that magic, masquerade and erotic delirium are essential elements in challenging the impoverishment of the soul.
“It is photography, therefore—Black, African, homosexual photography – which I must use not just as an instrument, but as a weapon if I am to resist attacks on my integrity and indeed, my existence on my own terms.”


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