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Chicago artist Adedayo Laoye keeps African traditions alive through his work | Rolling Out

Tony Binns, Rolling Out The longtime couple have finally become engaged, celebrating with family and friends. (Image via NBC Chicago). Featured Image dedayo Laoye was born into the royal family of Oba Adetoyese Laoye, in Ede, Nigeria. Laoye was raised in the Yoruba tradition. He studied at Yaba College of Technology in Lagos and Howard University in Washington, D.C. These two institutions molded him toward his professional career. At Yaba, he was steeped in the methodology of the visual arts, while Howard instilled the theory of art and the legacy of Dr. Alain Locke. His exhibitions and honors include local […]

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