Phillips Lexie Nzekwe (B.1981, Nigeria) is an artist who employs a formalist approach in the use of everyday materials (The junk and jettisoned) to Create narratives that explore socio-cultural, religious and economic concerns. His technique is inspired by traditional architecture, crafts and contemporary 3d animated images. He lives and works in Asaba.
2013: “Reaching out” Nairobi Gallery, Nairobi, Kenya
2012: “Perspective” Quintessence Gallery, Lagos, Nigeria
2007: “Ikenga Festival” University of Benin, Benin City Nigeria.
Selected Group Exhibitins.
2012: “Imbued Essence” Royal stratford, London
2012: “Bruce Onobrakpeya and harmattan workshop Experiment” Dakar, Senagal.
2012: “Togetherness” Asaba, Nigeria
2011: “Visual Symphony” Quintessence Gallery Ikoyi, Lagos
2010: “Here and Now” contemproray Nigerian and Ghaninan art. New Jersey, USA.
2010: “Evolving Currents” Abuja Nigeria
2009: “Open House” Mydnm Gallery, Lagos.
2009: “Reflections, Asaba, Nigeria
2012:-2013: Artist in Residence, Kuona trust Art Center,Nairobi, Kenya
2014: Artist in Residence, Ovuomaroro Studios, Lagos, Nigeria
2015: Facilitators, Shell Nigeria/Bof Artist workshop Ughelli Nigeria
2011-2014: 11th -14th Annual harmattan Workshop series. Agbona, Nigeria.
2013: Mixed media Exploration: Kuona Trust, Nairobi Kenya.