September 2020

The Secret Admirer

Oil on Canvas

Charles Osaro

Charles is a visual artist from Nigeria. He obtained his diploma from The prestigious School of Art Yabatech and also his higher diploma in the aforementioned school where he majored in Painting.  His ideology comes from his environment. He loves to capture human activities and facial expressions in his portraits. Charles works in different mediums which includes; oil,  acrylic, charcoal and pastel.

Instagram: charlesosaro_art

POWER TUSSLE

Esinulo Chiamaka Praise

2 by 3 feet

Esinulo Chiamaka Praise is currently running a B.A (Bachelor of Art) program in Fine and Applied Arts (Painting) at Imo State University,Owerri. She is a member of the OMENKA ND' IMO contemporary artist group.

Recently, a work of hers was featured on Channels Television. She loves art, she loves to paint and she believes she has a lot of messages to pass to the world through her artwork.

 

Other Work, Instagram, Facebook

FORBEARANCE

Orinya Gloria

Gloria is a native of Nkalagu in Ebonyi State. Her dreams of becoming a world class artist emanated from childhood. Consequently, she enrolled in and obtained a National Diploma(ND) in General Arts with Distinction from the Institute of Management and Technology, Enugu (2015). The desire to deepen her knowledge in this specialty propelled her to seek a degree in Fine and Applied Arts from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN) where she
graduated with First Class Honors in 2019. She is a finalists in the 2019 Spanish Visual Arts competition and the Life in My City Art Festival (LIMCAF). 

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Other work: 1, 2, 3
Instagram- Gloria.orinya_painter, LinkedInFacebook, Twitter

ÈJÌRÉ

Victor Olaoluwa Ogundeji

67x 67cm

Mix-Media

2020

Victor Ogundeji is a young Visual Artist, with so much passion for promoting cultural values. He hails from Oje-Owode, Oyo state. He received his education in Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-ife with a Bachelor's degree in Fine and Applied Art. He also holds an Ordinary National Diploma in Fine and Applied Art from Adeseun Ogundoyin Polytechnic, Eruwa. Victor had taken part in series of art competitions and auctioning some of which are Life In My City Art Festival (LIMCAF), Signaturebeyond Art auctioning, Arthouse  Art auctioning and lots more.

Links to other works: 1, 2,3,4

THE INEVITABLE i (bLACK aLLEGORY)

Ajegbomogun Damilola

Pastel on paper

2ft by 2ft

2020

Ajegbomogun Damilola is a self taught artist from Nigeria. Born on the 14th of March 1994 in Ibadan. He had his primary and secondary education in Ibadan and Abeokuta between 1998 and 2012, and later studied Fine and Applied Art at Federal College Of Education where he specialize in painting, during the program he acquire various skill which as improved his artistic ambition. Now Currently in his final year at University of Lagos (UNILAG), specializing in painting. His love for art started in primary school. Critical observation to things around him, engaging in competitions  and attending exhibitions inspire his artistic profession.

Instagram @ajegbomogunartgallery

"Today, I find forgiveness. I am at the cemetery, staring at the marble headstone.."

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Chidinma Ogba Ifeatu

Chidinma is a 21 year old student of food science and technology at the university of Nigeria, Nsukka. She is from Awgu in Enugu state. Her hobbies include drawing, making illustrations and reading comics and mystery novels.

Facebook: chidinma ogba
Instagram @justpotassium
Twitter @justpotassium

identity

Christopher Eilenbalulu

Find him on Instagram @Chris__draws

Everyday People

Chijioke Osuji

Against All Odds 

Olumide Omololu, 2020

Acrylic and paper on canvas

LIverWort (confidence)

Bardi Tosobuafo Matilda, 2020

Charcoal and Gouache on paper

Bardi Matilda was born in 2001. She is an artist born and based in Edo State, Nigeria. Bardi describes her art as the expression of the mind through its dynamic power and movement. She uses mixed media to create these ephemeral expressions. Bardi creates works mainly inspired by thoughts which impacts identity, mental health and stability. Bardi is currently studying Fine and Applied Arts in the University of Benin.

Yellow Lily (Falsehood Gaiety) 1

Bardi Tosobuafo Matilda, 2020

Charcoal and Gouache on paper

The loud mouth, metaphysical, far from typical, delightfully charming, observational, story based, insightfully shocking, high paced energetic stylings of Kyle Smith, aka The Maniacal Menace. New Orleans born and raised. An 8 year comic, influenced by Dane Cook,  Richard Pryor, Eddie Murphy, Louis Ck, Joe Rogan, Doug Stanhope just to name a few. Electrician by day and entertainer by night, a member of many groups, such as  Young Funny, Metal Hand of God (M.H.O.G.). Ran a weekly and still ongoing open mic every Tuesday "The Spontaneous Show"(with young funny), with his first special, "The Inquisitors Observations: Comedy Poetry", he is consistently active, in many fields of entertainment, including poetry and also honing his skills in acting, improvisation, and sketch comedy with the ever improving dynamite of a guy, the hilarious powerhouse himself Kyle Smith.

 

Tell Me A Joke Podcast

@maniacalmenace

Maniaclmenace.com 

YouTube: Maniacal Menace Comedy

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