About this Painting. Contemporary Figurative Art. Contemporary Portrait Art.
Condition : New
Signature : Signed by Artist
Certificate of Authenticity : Included
Frame : Not Framed.
Title : Melisa
Medium : Acrylic on Textured Canvas
Size : 12 X 16 in
About the Artist :Awodiya Toluwani
Awodiya Toluwani is a Nigerian Artist and a member of the Society of Nigerian Artists (SNA). Born in Nigeria, Toluwani grew up in Ogun State where he had his Primary and Secondary Education. He further proceeded to study Fine and Applied Arts at the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State. After graduating in 2017, Awodiya Toluwani remained a full time artist best known for his symbolic style of the “Afro Art”, combining symbols, bold colors, and expressive strokes with his use of symbols and dynamism in style, medium and approach with an Afrocentric vibe.
He currently works with the largest gallery in Nigeria, Nike Art Gallery, Lekki, Nigeria and Mitochondria Gallery in Texas, USA. Awodiya Toluwani Samson loves to sketch, paint, draw, enjoys swimming, visiting the gym and listening to music and also takes a lot of interest in creating music with the guitar. Toluwani’s works are in private collections across Africa, North America, the Caribbean, and Europe. He has been involved in various projects and exhibitions which include:
- Araism Movement 17 (2021).
- MyDrim Art Gallery Group Exhibition (2019)
- Society of Nigerian Artists Art Exhibition ‘October Rain’(2019)
- Art Soirée (2019)
- Life in My City Art Foundation competition (LIMCAF) (2019)
- The Tribe Art Festival (2018)
- So Far Exhibition (2014-2017)
Genre : Contemporary Figurative Painting, Individual Portrait, Contemporary figurative art