About The Speaker
Bubu Ogisi is a nomadic creative entrepreneur born in Lagos, Nigeria, living between Lagos and Nairobi. She grew up in multiple cities with a BSc in Computer science from Regent University, Accra, Ghana and an MA in Fashion Business from Ecole Superieure des Art et technique de la Mode (ESMOD) Paris, France. Bubu Ogisi is the Creative director of the contemporary women's wear brand, IAMISIGO and is one of the four members of the art collective hFACTOR. Bubu Ogisi creates wearable art pieces with unconventional materials and heritage textiles traditions from all over the African continent and conveys lost heritage stories as a form of silent protest to post, neo-colonialism portrayed through visuals and short films. She also specializes in abstract space installations and space design.