Iya oni boli

Iya Oni Boli – a Yoruba term is translated as the Woman that sells roasted plantain. This artwork describes the harsh conditions mothers go through to raise their children. The heat from the charcoal she use in roasting the plantain, the sun, noise, air pollution and risk of unprecedented environmental hazard all had to be […]

Iwelabi Bookson
artiste Christian Okwananke (Iwelabi Bookson) Lagos, Nigeria

Christian Okwananke was born in Ibadan on the 6th of January, 1992. Christian is an indigene of Ezinifite (Aguata) in Anambra State. He subsequently graduated with a degree in Architecture from the Federal University of Technology, Akure in 2016. Christian is an accomplished artist known for his sketches of human anatomy, built environment and houses, […]

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Iya Oni Boli – a Yoruba term is translated as the Woman that sells roasted plantain. This artwork describes the harsh conditions mothers go through to raise their children. The heat from the charcoal she use in roasting the plantain, the sun, noise, air pollution and risk of unprecedented environmental hazard all had to be endured by her so as to make that tasty plantain people buy. It is all a tale of joy amidst tears at the end.

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