CNN features Nigerian painter, Oresegun Olumide

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OilThe talented Nigerian painter, Oresegun Olumide,gets featured on CNN after his paintings went viral on net.

Shakarasquare did a piece on Oresegun’s painting a day ago.

During his interview with CNN, Oresegun had a lot to say about his use of water as a theme.

Oresegun says he has always wanted to do something different and challenging.

“Water is a recurring theme in his art because according to a popular adage in his native Yoruba language, water has no enemy.

The use of water gives a translucent effect and why it’s difficult for many people to do” .

Oresegun majored in Fine Art at the Yaba College of Technology , Lagos State, where he graduated with a distinction.

He says he gets his inspiration from his community,people around him.

 

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