John Onobrakpeya, a Fine Artist, has spent 40 years mastering his artistic style and techniques. He is strongly inspired by Pablo Picasso’s art works.

John was born in old Midwest now Delta State. He had his primary education in Lagos, Secondary School in Warri, Delta State, Diploma in Art from Polytechnic Ibadan (Upper credit) University of Benin, Edo State with First Class Honours in Fine Art specializing in painting with different school awards.

He was a Chairman Society of Nigerian artists Rivers and Bayelsa Chapters. A Fellow of the Society of Nigerian Artists. He has a Smithsonian Award (1991), City of Los Angeles Awards, California for so many years to date, Black heritage a w a r d s . H e h a s b o t h l o c a l a n d international awards to mention but a few.

He has completed different Art exhibitions in Nigeria and Internationally.