Eloghosa Osunde is a Nigerian writer and visual artist whose work often explores mental health, sexuality and the psychology of identity and interpersonal intimacies.

Eloghosa graduated from the University of Nottingham, UK in 2015. In 2014, she was awarded a Hamill Scholarship for UoN's Creative Writing Program in Semenyih, Malaysia. She is an alumna of the Farafina Creative Writing Workshop (2015), the Caine Prize Workshop (2018) and the filmmaking and screenwriting programs at New York Film Academy. Following the Farafina workshop, her selection of vignettes ‘Shapes’ was edited and published online by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. Eloghosa's short story ‘And Morning Will Come,’ was longlisted for the 2017 Writivism Short Story Prize. Her work has since been published on multiple platforms, including Longreads, Catapult and Berlin Quarterly. She is a 2019 Lambda Literary Fellow.

Between writing monologues for the Lagos Theatre Festival, creating art prints for Orange Culture's SS20 collection and building immersive mixed-media exhibitions, Eloghosa stands as a multi-disciplinary artist. Using a self-developed, paint-inspired style, she situates her visual art in the overlap between fiction and photography. Her work tests the limits of reality (who defines it? is it singular? does it matter?) and is interested in what remains of a story when the granular details of time and setting melt to a blur. Her visual art has been exhibited across four continents so far, twice solo (once in Lagos and then in Russia); selected for the New York Portfolio Review and for Photoville's EmergiCubes (2017) as curated by The New York Times’ James Estrin and David Gonzalez. Eloghosa was awarded a 2017 Miles Morland Scholarship. She recently finished work on VAGABONDS! — her debut work of fiction — and is now represented by the Wylie Agency.

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