This painting shows a meditative face, deep in touch. The painting explores self-affirmation, belief and confidence which can only be drawn out from innermost recesses of the heart. The shades of colour used to give the piece an emotive outlook.
Jekein Lato-Unah is a Nigerian multidisciplinary artist trained in the art of pottery, painting and performance art whose primary interest seems to be to tackle patriarchy in Africa. She’s known for her use of symbols and patterns to create paintings celebrating women and frowning upon society’s marginalization of the female gender. Jekein was born in […]Read more