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Emeka Okereke is a Nigerian photographer who was born in Aba, Nigeria in 1980. He is best known for his work in fashion, portraiture, and documentary photography. He has been featured in publications such as Vogue, GQ, and The New York Times. Okereke studied photography at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, and has since gone on to become one of the most sought-after photographers in Nigeria. He has worked with a variety of clients, including the Nigerian government, international brands, and celebrities. Okereke has won numerous awards for his work, including the International Photography Awards, the African Photojournalism Database Award, and the World Press Photo Award. He has also been featured in exhibitions around the world, including the Smithsonian National Museum of African Art in Washington, D.C. As of 2021, Emeka Okereke's net worth is estimated to be roughly $1 million.

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Born , 1980
Birthplace Aba, Abia, Nigeria
Nationality Nigeria

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In 2018, he received Chevalier des Arts et Lettres from the Government of France.

In summer of 2018, Okereke guest lectured at the Summer Academy of Fine Arts, Salzburg, Austria.

In 2018, he was awarded Chevalier De l’Ordre Des Arts et Des Lettres (Knight of the Order of Arts and Letters) from the French Government, in recognition of his significant contributions to the arts in Africa and Europe.

2018 – Chevalier De l’Ordre Des Arts et Des Lettres (Knight of the Order of Arts and Letters)


2016 Nominee, Prix Elysée for Photography (2016–2018)


His installation 'A Trans-African Workspace', was exhibited at the 56th Venice Biennale in 2015.


In 2009, Okereke founded The Invisible Borders Trans-African Organisation, a collective of artists whose projects include the Invisible Borders Trans-African Road Trip and The Trans-African, a journal of African arts and visual culture.


Emeka received a Master's from the École nationale supérieure des Beaux-Arts de Paris (The National Superior school of fine arts of Paris) in 2008.

2008 Winner, Visa Pour la Creation for project "Bagamoyo", Maputo Mozambique


2004 TV5, Paris Prize for Best Photography at the Exhibition "Made in Africa", Milan Italy.


2003 Best Young Photographer of the 5th Festival of photography. Bamako, Mali.


Emeka Okereke (born 1980) is a Nigerian photographer, filmmaker, writer and visual artist who lives and works in Lagos and Berlin.