From his native London to his current Chicago home, and in far-flung locales around the world, the images of award-winning photographer Tobi Shonibare – Tobi Shinobi to his followers – explore and deconstruct architecture and nature until they appear as optical illusions. With an appreciation for distinctive cityscapes, Tobi has developed his own style of street photography, finding beauty in the often gritty streets. More than 174,000 followers on Instagram experience Tobi’s obsessive attention to detail and fascination with the geometry of our world.
Tobi's book Equilibrium is the sixth installment in Trope's Emerging Photographers series, introducing readers to his dizzying perspectives and stunning symmetry. His work is also featured in the award-winning Trope London, the second volume in the Trope City Editions series.