Date of birth : 1974
Country : Nigeria
Born in 1974 in Kano, Nigeria
Lives and Works in Antwerp, Belgium.
Otobong Nkanga is a sculptor and performer who began studying art at Obafemi Awolowo University in Ile-Ifé, Nigeria, and continued her education at the Ecole Supérieure des Beaux-Arts in Paris. She was a resident at the Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten in Amsterdam before receiving her Masters in Performing Arts from DasArts in Amsterdam in 2008.