Nneka Uzoigwe is a figurative artist based in London. She trained in the classic atelier method at London Fine Art Studios, where she now teaches part-time. During her time studying she also received the De Laszlo Foundation Scholarship consecutively 2016-2017 to continue her studies.
In 2019 she was selected as a finalist for the Royal British Artists Rome Scholarship and took part in their Rising Stars Exhibition.
Royal Society of Portrait Painters Exhibition - Mall Galleries, 2018
Society of women Artists Annual Exhibition - Mall Galleries, 2016
'The underlying theme of my paintings is capturing moments of stillness drawing from sentimentality and often with the use of hidden symbolism. Even a mundane object can hold a hidden meaning. I always work from life and push to develop the narrative of my imagination from the world around me.'