Nneka Iwunna Ezemezue is a photographer and visual artist living and working in Nigeria. After studying Graphic Design at Yaba College of Technology (YABATECH) Lagos, Nigeria, she worked as a freelance Graphic Designer and photographer.
Her photography explores themes relating to people, environment and social issues. She participated in cultural exchanges such as; Photo Exchange between École Nationale Supérieure Des Beaux Arts Paris and YABATECH Lagos (2008), Crossing Compasses Photo Exchange between Neue Schule für Fotografie Berlin and YABATECH Lagos (2012).
Her images have been exhibited at the Crossing Compasses, International Artist Initiated Exhibition at David Dale Gallery, Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games, Scotland (2014) (TNI.ACP), Goethe Institute Cultural Heritage Photography Master class (2014), Nlele Institute Lagos Open Range and LagosPhoto Canon Photo storytelling (2016).
Nneka is a 2017 Magnum Foundation Fund grantee.
She is currently working on her project titled ‘Left Behind’ with support from Magnum Foundation.