Emerging Producer

Osaro is a multi disciplinary artist and producer.

Osaro is a multi disciplinary artist and producer with a fascination for Nigerian folklore, Irish mythos and the Rapture; themes which influences her music practice and personal style. As the director of the award winning Fried Plantains Collective,  Osaro recently completed the Romily Walton Masters Residency at the Centre Culturel Irlandais (CCI) in Paris and presented her live music event, Black Jam (Jam Noir) at the CCI.  Black Jam will be presented at the Dublin Fringe Festival in September 2023.

Osaro’s first audio-visual, metamorphic piece ‘Obsidian Blackwas shortlisted for GAZE International Film Festival 2022, originally commissioned for On Belonginga 2021 exhibition curated by Diana Bamimeke

Osaro previously produced ‘Nu Roots’, a live music performance and panel discussion evening in collaboration with Live Collision International Festival for three consecutive years and Change of Address in 2019.


Black Jam By Fried Plantains Collective
A showcase of powerful live music and ballads from Dublin’s alternative composers. Their experimental dark-wave, Afro-electro grime and hard hitting punk will explore themes of intimacy, esotericism and loneliness in our current state of being.

Acts include the Dutch lesbian rap duo LIONSTORM, gothic sounds and visuals of Nicol Faer and Leo Pellegatta, Coolgirl, Cami, melodic mantras from Ruairi Conneely, and many more.

So, put on your stomping boots and get ready to dance.

Developed at FRINGE LAB. Supported by FRINGE LAB X field:arts and by the Centre Culturel Irlandais and Dublin Fringe Festival’s Romilly Walton Masters Award.


1. Black Jam by FRIED PLANTAINS COLLECTIVE. Photo credit: Ana Lucia Mondolon