Komi Olaf

AboutKomi Olaf

Komi Olaf is a visual artist and poet who is best known for his ability to represent, both visually and poetically, the complexities of the world and  current generation. In recent years, his art has been shaped by a cultural and artistic movement known as Afrofuturism, which explores African and African diasporic cultures in intersection with technology, imagination, the future and liberation. The principles of improvisation, assemblage and collage are potent sources of creativity and invention for Komi Olaf, the influence of which can be seen and felt equally in his paintings, poetry, and design work.

He manages Studio-Olaf and works in Toronto, Ontario.