Neec Nonso Mentorship Awards recipient

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Neec nonso


  • Building Beyond


  • Photography
  • Film
  • Visual Art


  • Nigeria
Neec Nonso is a visual artist working in photography, performance, and augmented reality. His work covers a range of styles, from documentary to fiction. He is driven by a desire to catalyze critical conversations and evoke emotions in his audiences. In 2018, he established "Aguleri Stories", a project aimed at sharing first-hand accounts of the Igbo community of Aguleri. In 2022, he was a finalist for the Artx Prize and the runner-up in the 10th edition of the Vantage Point Sharjah Photography Award. Nonso is also a member of the 1884 Photo Collective and the Africa Photojournalism Database (APJD).