Post-graduate Diploma in Fine Art (Painting), Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne, Australia

Bachelor of Arts (Visual Art), Monash University, Melbourne, Australia


2017 Art Omi, Omi International Arts Centre, Ghent, NY, USA


2018 Manhattan Office, (Upcoming May 10th) Art in Buildings -125 Maiden Lane, curated by Jennie Lamensdorf, New York City, USA

2017 The Legitimacy of Brutality, Baert Gallery, Los Angeles, USA

2015 Patterns of Trade (with Ludovica Gioscia), Wunderkammer, Galleria Riccardo Crespi, Milan, Italy

2013 River Crossing, Galleria Lorcan O'Neill, Rome, Italy

2013 Nina & Stevie, MACRO Pelanda, Rome, Italy

2012 The Hawker (performance), Roma Contemporary, MACRO Museum of Contemporary Art, Rome, Italy

2012 The Other Art Fair, Ambika, London, UK

2012 Banana Republic, Gallery Barry Keldoulis, Sydney, Australia

2001 Synthetic Abstractions, Rialto Project Space, Rome, Italy

1999 Jebila Wolfe-Okongwu: Inedito, Futuro Associazione Culturale, Rome, Italy


2017 Unmasked, Axis Gallery, New York City, USA

2017 Liquid State, Axis Gallery, New York City, USA

2016 Qui e Altrove (performance), curated by Valentina Gioia Levy, Villa Ada, Rome, Italy

2015 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair, Axis Gallery, Somerset House, London, UK

2015 Nero Su Bianco, curated by Robert Storr, Lyle Ashton Harris and Peter Benson Miller, The American Academy in Rome, Italy

2014 The Go Between: A selection of International Emerging Artists from the Ernesto Esposito Collection, curated by Eugenio Viola, Museo Nazionale di Capodimonte, Naples, Italy

2013 Un Altro Natale, Casa della Letteratura, Rome, Italy

2012 African and African-Caribbean Design Diaspora: Untold Gold, The Bargehouse, London, UK

2012 Savorr VIII, Samson and Hercules House, Norwich, UK

2011 Fabula in Art, Museum San Salvatore in Lauro, Rome, Italy

2010 Passion Is The Difference, LipanjePuntin artecontemporanea, Trieste, Italy

2000 Five Painters, Critical Mass, Brooklyn, New York City, USA

1999 Simbiosi: Il Segno e il Simbolo, Gallese Museum of Contemporary Art, Gallese, Italy

1999 12 Artisti: Collettiva d'Arte Contemporanea, Extra Gallery, Rome, Italy

1999 Riot, Vernice Associazione Culturale, Mattatoio di Testaccio, Rome, Italy


2015 ArtReview, Black On White?, Mike Watson, vol.67, no. 6, September, p.51

2015 Artsy, At 1:54, Contemporary African Artists Grapple with Our Globalizing World, Ben Eastham, 16th October,

2015 Nero su Bianco, Exhibition catalogue, Nero, Rome, ISBN 9788897503613

2014 The Go Between, A Selection of International Emerging Artists from the Ernesto Esposito Collection, Exhibition catalogue, Cura Books, Rome, ISBN 9788897889229

2013 Corriere della Sera, Il Natale dell'arte giovane, Lauretta Colonnelli, 18th December, No. 299, p.17

2013 La Repubblica, Wolfe-Okongwu e Sahib opere d'arte cosmopolite, Linda de Sanctis, 23rd April

2012 Art Monthly Australia, Rome is Home but the World is Wider, Jan Jones, Issue 252 August, p.48-50

2012 The Sydney Morning Herald, 24 Hours The Arts Diary, 16th February, No. 54403, p.14

2011 XXXVIII Premio Sulmona, Catalogue text by Giorgio di Genova, p.13-14

2011 Fabula in Art, Text by Jonathan Turner, Il Cigno GG Edizioni, Rome, p.138-139, ISBN 9788878312654

2010 Nigerian Compass, Jebila: Home from Rome with art, Chuka Nnabuife, vol. 3, no. 802, 6th August, p.28-29

1999 ARTnews, Jebila Wolfe-Okongwu, Review of Exhibition at Futuro Rome, Jonathan Turner, vol. 98, no. 9, October, p.202