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ART X PRIZE 
WITH ACCESS 2018





The 2018 edition of the ART X Prize was adjudicated by a jury of 5 renowned artists and industry stakeholders namely, Professor Bruce Onobrakpeya, Yinka Shonibare CBE, Sokari Douglas Camp CBE, Wura-Natasha Ogunji, and Oliver Enwonwu.

The Judges




Professor Bruce Onobrakpeya

Sokari Douglas Camp CBE

Yinka Shonibare CBE


Oliver Enwonwu

Wura-Natasha Ogunji



Three finalists, Ayo Akinwande, Williams Chechet and Bolatito Aderemi-Ibitola, were selected during a rigorous screening process, with Bolatito emerging as the winner after live presentations to the jury.


Bolatito Aderemi-Ibitola

THE 2018 WINNER

Bolatito is a trans-disciplinary artist working primarily in time based art, interactivity and performance. She lives and works in Lagos, Nigeria, and earned her Masters in Performance Studies from Tisch School of the Performing Arts, New York University and holds a Bachelors in Communication Arts with a focus in Television/Film Production and a minor in Political Science from Allegheny College. 



The Finalists



Ayo Akinwande

Williams Chechet