Jennifer Igbinowanhia Osarenr

Summer City Idyll (July 18-24, 2024)

Opening Reception: Thursday, July 18, 2024, 6-8PM
Location: Agora Gallery, 530 W 25th Street, New York, NY, 10001

Jennifer Igbinowanhia Osarenr, known professionally as i12 Empire Arts, is a Nigerian Canadian artist whose work reflects her profound personal journey and diverse cultural influences. With a B.A. in Theatre and Media Arts and a diploma in Community Service Work, Jennifer blends her experiences into her art. Her intuitive approach uses acrylics, African cloth, and gold leaf to create vibrant, abstract pieces. Her work addresses social issues, promoting messages of hope and resilience. Jennifer’s art is a testament to her belief that from adversity comes greatness, inviting viewers to find their own light through her powerful visual narratives.

Love U (diptych), 2022
Acrylic on canvas
36″ x 12″
Rebirth, 2023
Acrylic on canvas
28″ x 22″
Festac, 2022
Acrylic on canvas
27.5″ x 39.5″
Untitled 1, 2023
Acrylic on canvas
18″ x 14″
Pride , 2024
Mixed media & acrylic on canvas
24″ x 18″
Untitled 2, 2023
Mixed media & acrylic on canvas
20″ x 16″