Ade Adesina

Born in Nigeria, Artist based in Aberdeen, Scotland. Studied printmaking at Grays School of Art, Aberdeen. Royal Scottish Academician, member of the Royal Glasgow Institute of The Fine Art, The London Group and Associate Member Royal Society of Painter-printmakers. Past Artist in Residence at Eton College & Glasgow Print Studio.

Inspired by the year 2020.

This Lion is part of The Global Pride sculpture trail.


Tusk Lion Trail 2021 - Ade Adesina - Generously sponsored by Nick Maughan Foundation
Generously sponsored by Nick Maughan Foundation
Located at St James Quarter
St James Square, Quarter, Edinburgh EH1 3AD


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Lion Sculpture Location:

Edinburgh, UK – 1 of 3 Lions

James Quarter, 129 St James Square, Edinburgh EH1 3AD

Description: In the middle of Level 1 of SJQ
Google Map Link:
Google Plus Code:
XR46+47 Edinburgh
GPS Co-ordinates:
55.955274, -3.1893300


This lion will go to auction at Bonhams on 9 November 2021, with 100% of sale proceeds going directly to support Tusk’s conservation projects in Africa. To register your interest in advance please contact Tusk on 01747 831005 or [email protected]

The initiative is presented by DHL in association with our global co-sponsor ISPS Handa. Each lion is generously sponsored by a Lion Trail corporate partner or donor.