Kolade Ladipo is a Black and Queer man currently studying at LIPA. He was heavily involved in Liverpool’s Black Lives Matter protests and appeared on ABC News when his photograph went viral and a mural of him was subsequently painted.
Kolade recently hosted his own protest to show solidarity for Nigeria in light of the recent acts of police brutality and EndSARS EndSWAT protests.
A friend of Guild Deputy President Imogen, Kolade talked to us about his experiences as a Black and LGBTQ+ creative in Liverpool and the UK.
Who inspires Kolade Ladipo