Selected Publications

Print Media
  • Arielle Windham, “Araism and the West: A Highlight of Two Cultures”, The Dakota Herald, June 27, 2016.12.
  • Lauren Donovan, “Prairie Skies Inspire Artists' work”, The Bismarck Tribune, June 16, 2016, A1 & A7.
  • Peter Kilian, “Forward for Araism and the West”, Araism and the West, June 19, 2016, 4
  • Mufu Onifade, “Two of a Kind”, Araism and the West, June 19, 2016, 20
  • Moyo Okediji, “Popoola and Imafidor, Visual Anthropology of American west”, Araism and the West, June 19, 2016, 10-13b
  • Kelda Pharris, "Bison Roam and Brown Bears Play in Colorful Mellette Murals". American News, August 6, 2019, 1 & 9A.
  • Karen Syvertson, "Nigerian Artists in the Dakotas," 360 Review Magazine, University of Mary 2019, 44-47.
  • Shilo Appel, “Imafidor Brings rolling Plains, Alaskan Landscape and Nigerian Touch to Mellette”, Redfield Press, August 14, 2019, 3 & 4
Television
  • Tolulope Olabiyi, Interview, OSBC-TV, Osun State, December 9, 2013.
  • African Art, Interview, TVC-TV, Lagos, October 4, 2013
  • “Art Exhibit Araism Movement 12", Interview, OCTV-TV, Miami, April 30, 2014.
  • Cliff Naylor, "Art Connects Two Continents," KFYR TV, July 04, 2017
  • Ryan Martin,"Art and History Inspire New Mural in Faulkton," KSFY TV, July 26, 2018
  • Christal Young, “Good day New York- Portrait of George Floyd,” Fox5, February 7, 2021
Radio
  • Chynna Lockett, " Nigerian Artists and John Lopez Open Show in Lemmon," June 20, 2018
Websites

Awards

  • 2019 - Selected Winner, Embracing Our Differences Art Competition. An Arts Competition Organized by Embracing our Differences Organization, Sarasota Florida.
  • 2010 - Winner Senior Category, American National Day Arts Competition. An Arts Competition Organized by the US Consulate-General, Lagos, Nigeria.
  • 2008 - Winner, Imaging Italy Award. An Arts Competition Organized by the Italian Embassy in Nigeria.

Murals

  • 2013 Our Cultural Heritage, Mural at Ministry of Home Affairs, Culture and Tourism, Osun State, Nigeria. 20ft by 8ft, enamel paint on metal.
  • 2013 Mural: Ministry of Home Affairs, Culture and Tourism, Osun State, Nigeria. 20ft by 8ft, Enamel Paint on Metal.
  • 2013 Come Unto Me, Mural at Bethany Resort, Gboko, Benue State, Nigeria. 20ft by 10ft, emulsion on wall.
  • 2014 Mural: St. Peter's Church, Lagere, Ile-Ife, Osun State, Nigeria. 15ft by 12ft, emulsion on wall.
  • 2015 Restoration of Mural: Institute of Cultural Studies, Obafemi Awolowo University - 60ft by 7ft, Emulsion on wall, (in collaboration with Dotun Popoola)
  • 2015 Mural: Department of Fine and Applied Arts, OAU Ife, Nigeria - 10ft by 17ft, mural paint on wall.
  • 2016 Mural: Holy Trinity Church, Hettinger, North Dakota - 14ft by 10ft, Emulsion on wall, (in collaboration with Dotun Popoola)
  • 2016 Mural: Children's section, Holy Trinity Church, Hettinger, North Dakota - 14ft by 10ft, Emulsion on wall, (in collaboration with Dotun Popoola)
  • 2016 Mural1: Boss Cowman Square, Lemmon, South Dakota - 25ft by 110ft, Emulsion on Wall, (in collaboration with Dotun Popoola)
  • 2017 Mural 2: Boss Cowman Square, Lemmon SD - 16ft by 80ft, mural paint on wall.
  • 2017 Mural: Kokomo Gallery, Lemmon SD - 12ft by 35ft, mural paint on wall.
  • 2017 Mural: Dakota Lodge, Lemmon SD - 16ft by 70ft, mural paint on wall.
  • 2018 Mural: Natural History Museum Building, Faulkton SD - 20ft by 70ft, mural paint on wall.
  • 2018 Mural: Shops at Buckhead, Atlanta GA - 20ft by 40ft, mural paint on board.
  • 2018 Mural: Rosebar, Atlanta GA - 15ft by 30ft, mixed media.
  • 2018 Mural: Redeem Christian Church of God, Atlanta, 15ft by 35ft, Mural Paint on Textured Wall.
  • 2018 Mural: Red Martini, Atlanta GA - 18ft by 45ft, mixed media.
  • 2018 Mural: History Museum, Faulkton SD - 18ft by 50ft, mural paint on wall.
  • 2018 Mural: Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Morristown SD- 15ft by 30ft acrylic paint on wall.
  • 2019 Mural: Old Legion Building, Mellette SD - 35ft by 180ft, mural paint on wall.
  • 2019 Mural: Brave Heart Society Building, Lake Andes SD - 100ft by 35ft, mural paint on wall.