Caroline Chinakwe Biography

Caroline Chinakwe

Caroline Chinakwe is a Nigerian-born, London-based, mixed media artist known for powerful and unapologetic art that captures the beauty found in black culture and style.

Deeply rooted in her Nigerian heritage, her work explores the complexities of black men and women, and addresses social issues that affect people of colour. 

Chinakwe’s 20 year career in the fashion industry is apparent in her artworks. In each piece, she applies her styling skills to the canvas, combining jewellery, headwear and hairstyles that express her subjects’ individuality and pride in their culture.

Caroline Chinakwe

Caroline Chinakwe Artworks