Hakeem Adewumi

Hakeem is an independent artist and creative director based in Dallas, Texas. He was named a Fulbright scholar in 2017 and completed his artistic research in Johannesburg, South Africa. His work has been exhibited in the United States, and the UK. 

Hakeem holds a BA in African and African Diaspora Studies from the University of Texas at Austin.

Some of his favorite things (in no particular order):

  • The Terrible by Yrsa Daley-Ward
  • The Great British Baking Show
  • Homecoming Podcast
  • the people of Bluefields, Nicaragua
  • Sex Education on Netflix
  • Neo-Soul
  • canelés from France
  • moon gazing
  • Odunsi the Engine
  • Zeitz MOCAA Museum
  • Beyonce’s 2017 Grammy performance
  • X-Men (90’s TV series)
  • Crop tops & bell bottoms
  • Dancehall music
  • Alté
  • Sade
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