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    Efe Okorare, a professional Artist, was born in 1979, currently residing in Lagos Nigeria. He graduated from Ahmadu Bello University in Zaria, Nigeria with a Bachelors degree in Fine Arts (Art History) in 2004. 

In 2010, he began to express himself with charcoal and pastel, drawings his surroundings, which lead him use of acrylic. Within a short time he began to experiment with different mediums including the use of textures and various materials such as newspaper prints and Ankara cloth. Efe has always loved being creative in his approach and believes that art is forever and without limitations. 

His themes reflect the social, political and economic realities of Nigeria, the most populous black nation in the world. Over the last two years he has combined various media in producing his works. Charcoal, pastel and acrylic are his major medium of expression. Most of his paintings are done using quick and accurate brush strokes. The play of light in his paintings adds to the dramatic effects of each artwork.