A few recent discoveries of long-lost works by Africa’s greatest contemporary artist, Ben Enwonwu, are leading to a reexamination of his legacy. How is it that the works of a man who in 1949 would be named Africa’s greatest contemporary artist by Time magazine, would decades later be gathering dust, long-forgotten in an apartment in… Continue reading The Return Of Ben Enwonwu
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The photo below captures an interesting painting of Governor Akinwumi Ambode made by a Lagos-based painter (07066915558). I think it is accurate in some ways (like the winning smile) but I also think he made Ambo’s head much bigger than it is in real life. Correct me if I’m wrong. What do you think?