Bunmi Babatunde

Born on March 1st, 1957 Bunmi Babatunde studied sculpture at the Yaba College of Technology, where he graduated in 1983 with a Higher National Diploma. He was employed briefly at the Nigerian Department of Culture, to sculpt the bust of the then Director of Culture.

Bunmi has been a practicing studio artist in Yaba, Nigeria since 1984. Along with Bisi Fakeye, Monday Akhidue, Abiodun Olaku, he is a founding member of the Universal Studios of Art, Nigeria. His works have been widely shown across the world, they were featured at the Goethe Institut in 1998 and over the years, he has been involved in the production of several public and private commissions.