Acrylic on Canvas
Makoko is one of Africa's most unique inner city slums, with a third of the community built on stilts in a lagoon off the Lagos mainland, the famous Nigerian megacity populated by about 21million people, transportation in Makoko is by Canoe
About the Artist
Abiola Daniel Oluwapelumi was born in 2000, from Legelu Local Government in Oyo State.
He worked as a full-time studio artist at Ajataiye Art gallery since graduating from school in 2016. Daniel has been drawing ever since he was 10years old, before starting to paint.
He works typically in acrylics on canvas, and his works are mainly Makoko seascapes and some landscapes, themes of resplendent horse rides and market scenes.