yinka ilori
 

yinka ilori (3 articles)

yinka ilori is a london-based designer. he specializes in up-cycling vintage furniture, inspired by the traditional nigerian parables and african fabrics that surrounded him as child. humorous, provocative and fun, each piece of furniture he creates tells a story. bringing nigerian verbal traditions into playful conversation with contemporary design, yinka ilori's work touches on themes as various as hope, sexuality and social class. conscious that the parables are as relevant today as ever, ilori wishes to share his work with people throughout the world.

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