Artists

Nnenna Okore

Nnenna Okore is an associate professor of art at North Park University, Chicago, where she teaches sculpture. She earned her BA in painting from the University of Nigeria, and an MA and MFA in sculpture from the University of Iowa. She has received several national and international awards and been shown in numerous prestigious galleries and museums within and outside the United States. She was a 2012/13 Fulbright recipient for a project in Nigeria, and was recently featured in Sculpture magazine.