Ekene's work has been exhibited at galleries and museums including Annenberg Space for Photography, Neuberger Museum of Art, Storefront for Art and Architecture, Istanbul Design Biennial and Design Museum (London).

Day for Night Festival, Houston
You Are Here NYC: Art, Information, and Mapping, Pratt Manhattan Gallery, New York
The Lab, Panorama Festival, New York

New Americas, Annenberg Space for Photography, Los Angeles
Landed, Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase
No Place Like Home, Repairing the World, New York
Information Everything, Emily Carr University of Art + Design, Vancouver

Designs of the Year, Design Museum, London
Measure, Storefront for Art and Architecture, New York
The Art of Networks, New York Hall of Science, New York
Istanbul Design Biennial

Building the Digital City, Center for Urban Real Estate, New York
Strata, Oreilly, Santa Clara

Looking Back Designing Forward, Vignelli Center for Design Studies, Rochester

That’s Design, Salone Del Mobile, Milan

Build/Decay, The Kitchen, New York

Soundwalk, Koos Art Center, Long Beach

He has presented at events and spaces including The Kennedy Center, International Center for Photography, Design Indaba (Cape Town), Chicago Architecture Biennial, New Museum Ideas City (New York/Detroit) and Harvard Law School.

The Kennedy Center, Washington, D.C.
Design Indaba, Cape Town
Ideas City, New Museum, New York
Better World by Design, RISD/Brown University, Rhode Island 
Chicago Architecture Biennial/School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Designmonat, Graz, AU
Harvard Law School, Cambridge
ArtCenter College of Design, Pasadena
California College of the Arts (CCA), San Francisco
School of the Art Institute of Chicago,
Pratt Manhattan Gallery, New York
Van Alen, New York

Adobe Max, San Jose
Friends Work Here, Brooklyn
School of Visual Arts, New York
Weird Reality, Carnegie Mellon, Pittsburgh
Core 77 Conference, Los Angeles
Hopscotch Design Festival, Raleigh Contemporary Art Museum, Charlotte
Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase
Wordhack, Babycastles, New York
School for Poetic Computation, New York
100kin10, Math for America, New York
Creative Technology Week, New York
Gray Area Festival, San Francisco

International Center for Photography, New York
Chicago Architecture Biennial, Stony Island Arts Bank
Storefront for Art and Architecture, New York
Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond
New York University, Brooklyn
The New School, New York
Gray Area Festival, San Francisco
Codecademy, New York 

Visualized, Times Building, New York
School for Poetic Computation, New York
LISA, New York
Bay Area d3 User Group, Yelp, San Francisco
GeoNYC, Google, New York
University of San Francisco, San Francisco

Pecha Kucha, Mediamatic, Amsterdam
Creative Capital, Hospital Club, London

Picnic, Amsterdam

Ekene has a BS in Information Technology from Rochester Institute of Technology and an MA in Interaction Design from Domus Academy. He was  a lecturer at The New School, guest lecturer at Columbia, New York University, University of San Francisco, The New School and School of Visual Arts (SVA), guest critic at Yale and SVA, and visiting artist at Virginia Commonwealth University and School for Poetic Computation. He was recently nominated and appointed as Mitchell Visiting Professor in Architecture, Interior Architecture and Designed Objects (AIADO) at the School of Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC). A first generation Nigerian-American, he was born in Fort Worth, Texas and lives and works in New York City.