Commission of Professor Dapo Akande

Sept. 25, 2019

Dapo Akande is Professor of Public International Law at the Blavatnik School of Government, a Fellow of Exeter College, Oxford and Co-Director of the Oxford Institute of Ethics, Law and Armed Conflict. 

CG was commissioned to paint Professor Dapo Akande , the college's first black professor to be hung in St Peters College Oxford. The unveiling, which was performed by Prof Akande and the Master of St Peter's, Mark Damazer CBE, was preceded by a short speech by CG who talked about the sitting process.

Dapo Unveiling

Professor Dapo Akande and Master of St Peters Mark Damazer CBE unveiling the portrait 

Dapo Unveiling

Professor Dapo Akande, Master of St Peter's Mark Damazer CBE with Catherine and the portrait.