Interview with Artist Oni Balogun

Tell us about yourself? Who is Oni Balogun?

My name is Samuel Oni Balogun, I hail from Ogun state, Nigeria, born July 19th 1993.

What did you study in University?Did you always want to be an artist?

Studied Art and Design (OND) at Yaba College of Technology and i will be going back for my HND very soon.

How would you describe your creative style?

I’ve been an artist for as long as I can remember, Started drawing at the age of 3-4 years.

What inspires you?

My styles of art are abstract,doddle and I just started cubism.

5.  My artworks are inspired by past and current events,happenings in my country (Nigeria) and the world.

What materials do you use for your art?

My main materials are Ink, Colour pencils and different shades of Markers.

The papers i use are FBB and Alabaster cardboard.

Of your Art, is there one that is a favourite?

My favorite  ??? That’s a really hard one, but I’m picking three.


Behind closed doors


Where is your favourite place in the world?

London (would love to visit the British museum)

Tell me something that is overrated.


Are you working on any exciting projects that you would like to share with our readers?

Yes I’m working on new projects, I’ve been putting few sneak peek  on my insta stories .

Oni can be reached on Instagram and Twitter at @oni_balogun

facebook page is The.Oni studio

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