Olusayo Ajetunmobi
Olusayo Ajetunmobi
Artist & Storyteller
Nigeria, Canada

Summary

Visual storyteller. Mindfully creating beautiful authentic art for social impact.

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Skills

Concept ArtConcept DesignIllustrationCharacter DesignVisual DevelopmentStorytellingBook Cover Illustrationresearch

Software proficiency

Photoshop
Photoshop
InDesign
InDesign

Productions

    • Commercial / Advertisement
      LemLem (Annual Impact Report)
    • Year
      2023
    • Role
      Illustrator
    • Company
      African Women's Development Fund
    • Book
      The Children of Light
    • Year
      2023
    • Role
      Illustrator
    • Company
      The Black Girl Judge LLC
    • Book
      But Why?
    • Year
      2023
    • Role
      Illustrator
    • Company
      SugarApple Books
    • Commercial / Advertisement
      Of the things war did to us
    • Year
      2022
    • Role
      Illustrator
    • Company
      Association for Progressive Communications (apcwomen.org)
    • Commercial / Advertisement
      16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence
    • Year
      2022
    • Role
      Illustrator
    • Company
      African Womens Development Fund
    • Commercial / Advertisement
      Booked Up
    • Year
      2022
    • Role
      Illustrator
    • Company
      Book Buzz Foundation
    • Commercial / Advertisement
      For Women Who Wear Their Hair At Will
    • Year
      2021
    • Role
      Illustrator
    • Company
      Asadu Ibobo
    • Book
      Behind The Drape
    • Year
      2021
    • Role
      Illustrator - Designer
    • Company
      Flanagan Publishing
    • Book
      The Greedy Ostrich
    • Year
      2021
    • Role
      Author/Illustrator
    • Company
      Kachifo Ltd.
    • Commercial / Advertisement
      African Women's Day
    • Year
      2020
    • Role
      Illustrator
    • Company
      Oxfam International
    • Commercial / Advertisement
      Letters For Kids
    • Year
      2020
    • Role
      Author-Artist
    • Company
      The Rumpus
    • Book
      Self Help Booklet for Migrant Returnees
    • Year
      2020
    • Role
      Illustrator
    • Company
      International Organization for Migration (IOM)
    • Book
      What You Need to Know About Sexual Violence
    • Year
      2019
    • Role
      Illustrator
    • Company
      Book Buzz Foundation
    • Music Video
      Alien at home
    • Year
      2019
    • Role
      Producer/Art Director
    • Company
      LexAsh studios, Lagos
    • Book
      Inspire Us Series
    • Year
      2019
    • Role
      Illustrator/Designer
    • Company
      Worldreader
    • Book
      Reimagined Folktales from Africa
    • Year
      2018
    • Role
      Illustrator
    • Company
      Paivapo, Kenya and Ouida Books, Nigeria
    • Book
      I can’t speak Igbo
    • Year
      2018
    • Role
      Illustrator
    • Company
      Finder Publications UK
    • Book
      I can’t speak Yoruba
    • Year
      2018
    • Role
      Illustrator
    • Company
      Finder Publications UK
    • Book
      Levi’s Daughter
    • Year
      2018
    • Role
      Illustrator
    • Company
      Finder publications UK

Experience

  • Artist in Residence at Legacy 1995
    Lagos, Nigeria
    August 2021 - November 2021

    Artistic residency at Jaekel House for the 'Revive and Thrive: Digital Collaboration Across Continents' Go Digital Project

    Supported by the International National Trust Organization (INTO) and British Council

  • Artist in residence at Akada Children's Book Festival
    Lagos
    October 2020 - October 2020

    Mentored children artists.

  • Artist in Residence at Ake Book and Arts Festival
    Lagos, Nigeria
    September 2019 - October 2019

    Installed an interactive art installation during the festival, exploring Black Bodies, Gray Matter. The installation attracted over 100 interactions from black people of all ages.

  • Creative Director at Juju Pan-African Ltd.
    Lagos, Nigeria
    October 2018 - March 2020

    Editing and researching monthly articles

    Design and Brand Identity

    Product design and photography

    Project management and art direction