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Visual Art by Oluwafemi

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Oluwafemi Ugonna Nwakunor, also known as Artbyphemmy, is a Visual Artist, whose work practically touches all major art forms.

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The 400 level student of Quantity Survey at the University of Lagos enjoys drawing and playing the drum set.

“Drawing/Art generally has always been a part of me since I was a kid, but then I would draw for fun or whenever I’m hungry or probably when I want to create a replica of images I find interesting.”

“During my 1st degree at Lagos State Polytechnic where I also studied Quantity Survey, I would have myself walk through the department of “Art and Industrial Design” just to stare at their amazing works.”

“At a point, my colleagues would say “Femi na creative art you suppose dey” but then I would laugh it off.”

“After I concluded my program at Lagos State Polytechnic and got admitted into the University of Lagos, I had a roommate named, Micheal Anu. He draws quite a lot and he is also not an Art student, that got my attention.”

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“So I walked up to him one fateful evening and told him about how I really want to start working on my art skills. He was ready to help me out, he gave me a list of materials I could start up with, and whenever I draw a thing, I would show it to him for his remarks.”

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“Day after day, I kept on practicing and working on myself, till I was able to do things on my own.”

“I started professionally (September 2017) then I advanced from drawing with Pen or Pencil to Painting, Body art, Fabric Painting, Graffiti art, Crafting of Pendants from coconut shells e.t.c.

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“Aside from the fun I derive from doing art, I get paid for it and also I get to meet notable people from all spheres of life; all to the Glory of God.

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Speaking about his art, Oluwafemi says, “The kind of art I do ranges from lifestyle to reality. It basically creates awareness of what’s going on around me; I share the experience with my artwork. Also, messages that can’t be fully expressed with words are passed across with my art.”

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The Visual Artist is inspired by conversations he engages in, individual personality, life experience, and my immediate environment.”

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Connect with him via

Instagram, Facebook& Twitter: @artbyphemmy

Email: artbyphemmy@gmail.com

Telephone: +234817 1578 588

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