Although inspired by different emotions, these paintings teleport its viewers to the artist’s vivid fictionalized world - something reminiscent of Chinua Achebe's Things Fall Apart. Notice the transition, not just in colour, but in detail and fashion.
Medium: Acrylic on Canvas
About the Artist
Ugonna is an aspiring art historian, performance artist and painter. He is currently the president of the 10-for-10 Art Society, a group founded in 2020 made up of young visual artist exploring different forms and media of art.
He expresses emotions through the directions and vibrancy of his rich colour palette. His style has secured increasing recognition as he continues to call attention to relevant themes of discussion in the African contemporary society. His vivid paintings are laden with unresolved tensions that rise from the confusion of the mixture of cultural influence in the contemporary African society.