Popoola Nurudeen is a graduate of the prestigious Yaba College of Technology Lagos, where he studied Fine art and majored in painting. He has the award for the best student in (painting section) 2014 and 2015 respectively and the overall best graduating student in the school of art, design and printing, Yaba College of Technology Lagos, 2016. He also has the award for the best painting/mixed media in the 2018 Life in my city arts festival (LIMCAF). Winner world bipolar day art competition 2018.
After his National Youth Service, he worked briefly as a lecturer at The Ultimate University Portnovo, Republic of Benin. Popoola’s artworks are inspired by the daily activities in his immediate environment.