MFA, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, USA.
MSc, Technology Management, University Of Maryland, University College, Maryland, USA.
BA, English and Literature, Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Nigeria.
Selected Solo Exhibitions
Cartographers of Dreams, Art Dubai Art Fair, Dubai, UAE.
In the Kingdom of This World, Tyburn Gallery, London, UK.
Paperwork: Works on paper, Constant Capital Gallery, Lagos, Nigeria.
Chronicles Of The Enchanted World, Gallery of African Art, London, UK.
In The Lion’s Lair: Photographing Wole Soyinka, Ake Arts and Books Festival, Abeokuta, Nigeria.
Amusing The Muse, Temple Muse, Lagos, Nigeria.
Crossing the Line, Bloom Gallery, Lagos, Nigeria.
Entrances & Exits: In search of not forgetting, CCA, Lagos, Nigeria.
Artist Experience, Whitespace, Ikoyi, Lagos, Nigeria.
Mirrors and Mirages, Terra Kulture Gallery, Lagos, Nigeria.
Invasion of Privacy, Jennings Gallery, Washington, D.C., USA.
Labyrinth of Memories, Didi Museum, Lagos, Nigeria.
Beyond The River, Grenada Embassy, Washington, D.C., USA.
Body Language, Utopia Art/Grill, Washington, D.C., USA.
Divine Intervention, Howard University A J Blackburn Center Gallery, Washington, D.C., USA.
Talking Walls, BB&T Bank, NW Washington, D.C., USA.
Songs and Stories: Moonlight Delight, Utopia Gallery, Washington, D.C., USA.
Discovering the gods, Monroe Gallery, Arts Club of Washington, Washington, D.C., USA.
Spirits In Dialogue, The Brazilian-American Cultural Institute Gallery, Washington, D.C., USA.
Selected Group Exhibitions
Whose Land Have I Lit on Now?, SAVVY Contemporary, Berlin, Germany.
UNTITLED, Tyburn Gallery, London, UK.
Lines, Motions and Ritual, Magnan Metz, New York, USA.
Nigerian Pavilion, 57th Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy.
Significations, Provincial Centre of Arts and Design, Havana, Cuba.
5th Mediations Biennale, Poznan, Poland.
error x, Ostrale Contemporary Art Festival, Dresden, Germany.
12th Dak’Art Biennale, Dakar, Senegal.
A Place in Time, Nirox Foundation Sculpture Park, Johannesburg, South Africa.
Displacement, German Pavilion, 56th Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy.
Biennale Jogja XIII, Equator #3 2015, Indonesia.
ARENA, Center of Contemporary Art, Torun, Poland.
Nigeria Now, Ake Arts & Book Festival World Bank Exhibition, Nigeria.
Post-colonial photo studio, Action Field Kodra, Thessaloniki, Greece.
Black Creativity, Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago, IL, USA.
Rhythms & Blues, Sarah Silberman Gallery, Montgomery College, MD, USA.
Memories: 2Griot, Joy Smith Gallery, Memphis, TN, USA.
Symbols and Metaphors, Underwood Studio, Chevy Chase, MD, USA.
Home of African Concepts Gallery, Kent, WA, USA.
Patuxent Art League Members Juried Show, Laurel, MD, USA.
Same Tree, Different Roots, Howard University AJ Blackburn Center Gallery, Washington, D.C., USA.
National Geographic Society Staff Show, Washington D.C., USA.
Selected writings by the Artist
Confronting an Empty Canvas, AfricanWriter.com
Walking with Wole Soyinka, Essay, Africasacountry.com
Blindness at The Top, Essay, New York Times.
Excuse Me!, Collection Of Selected Essays, Parresia Publishers, Lagos, Nigeria.
Africa’s voice, Nigeria’s conscience, Essay. New York Times.
Is Nigeria At War?, CNN Online.
A Picture from Ireland, AGNI magazine, Boston University, USA.
Of Money, Friends, and Greed, Anthology of short stories, Hodder Publishers, UK.
Riding Monkey with Pako, Per Contra magazine, USA.
Passport to Heaven, Farafina Magazine, Lagos, Nigeria.
Glory Halleluya and Woman in Trance, Stylus Magazine, University of Maryland, USA.
Who Will Bury the Dead, Wasafiri Magazine, University of London, UK.
Art Dubai Art Fair Residency, Dubai, UAE.
Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Fellowship
Nirox Foundation Residency, Johannesburg, South Africa
Greatmore Residency, Cape Town, South Africa
Casa Zia Lina, Elba, Italy
Norman Mailer Fellowship for Writing
Iduma, Emmanuel, The Work of Time: Victor Ehikhamenor’s In the Kingdom of This World, bombmagazine.org, 23 January 2018.
McTernan, Billie, There is a Kingdom, arts.black, 19 January 2018.
Enekwachi, Agwu, In Conversation wit Victor Ehikhamenor: The purity of Intuition as a Force for Originality, contemporaryand.com, 1 August 2017.
Agnew, Ellen, Biography of the Forgotten, artsouthafrica.com, 25 May 2017.
Thackara, Tess, Despite Obstacles, African Countries Shine at the Venice Biennale, artsy.com, 24 May 2017
Azimi, Roxana, A la Biennale de Venise, les pavillons africains portent l’art au cœur des plaies, lemonde.fr, 18 May 2017
Idowu, Torera, First Ever Nigerian Pavilion Opens at the Venice Biennale, edition.cnn.com, 12 May 2017
Aimufua, Jessica, ‘How About Now?’, contemporaryand.com, 11 May 2017
Oluwatobi, Nigerians in Venice Biennale – ‘How About Now’, businessdayonline.com, 2 May 2017
Nigerian visual art set to make history at Venice Biennale, The Guardian Nigeria, 7 April 2017
Muoka, Chidera, Victor Ehikhamenor - Reviving the Culture of Art, The Guardian Nigeria, 10 July 2016.
Egbedi, Hadassah, Victor Ehikhamenor: The Innovative Maverick of Contemporary African Art, venturesafrica.com, 11 May 2016.
Bolshaw, Liz, Victor Ehikhamenor: Shaped by memory and tribal tradition, Financial Times, ft.com, 27 March 2015
Nigerian Artist Calls for Peace through Paintings Ahead Of Polls, CGTN Africa, youtube.com, 22 March 2015
Nigeria artist's aim: Ink, not blood, BBC World News - Africa, 4 March 2015
Nigerian artist Victor Ehikhamenor's canvas sculptures, BBC World News – Africa, 27 May 2014
Iduma, Emmanuel, The Art of Victor Ehikhamenor, Africa is a Country, 30 April 2014
Gresle, Yvette, Victor Ehikhamenor, Africanah.org, 5 June 2014
Antonacci, Celia, Victor Ehikhamenor (2014) – Legendado, vimeo.com, 16 July 2014
How love letters made Nigeria's Victor Ehikhamenor, BBC World News Africa, 30 November 2012
ENTRANCES / EXITS - In Search of Not Forgetting by Victor Ehikhamenor, Next TV, youtube.com, 19 May 2011
Leon Forrest Africana Scholar Award
Familiar Streets Writing Contest Award for “A Beautiful Freedom” by Hyman S. & Freda Bernstein Jewish Literary Festival, Washington, DC.
Highly Commended Award for “The Supreme Command”, Commonwealth Broadcasting Association, London, UK
1st Place, Arts Club of Washington Juried Exhibition. Juror, Dr. Kimberly A. Jones, National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
Finalist for “Palace Dwellers” The Artist’s Magazine Art Competition
Nirox Sculpture Park, Cradle Of Humankind, South Africa
Ventures Park, Abuja, Nigeria
American Embassy, Abuja, Nigeria
Access Bank, Lagos, Nigeria
Keystone Bank, Lagos Nigeria
Aluko and Oyebode Law Firm, Lagos, Nigeria