Corn seller

The Corn Seller under the blazing midday day Sun. There is no doubting what Ogunnusi wants the viewer to feel about this work (the heat). The woman cuts a forlorn figure with no one around to patronise her trade. One gets the impression that her customers have been driven away by the midday heat. Ogunnusi’s […]

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artiste Dolapo Ogunnusi Lagos, Nigeria

Dolapo Ogunnusi was born on the 26th of January 1975 in Lagos State.  He is originally from Remo, Ogun State. He attended Auchi Polytechnic where he graduated in Art (painting) in 2002. Dolapo was a resident artist at the Gallery of Modern Art National Theater, Lagos. His work is acclaimed and he often documents the […]

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The Corn Seller under the blazing midday day Sun. There is no doubting what Ogunnusi wants the viewer to feel about this work (the heat). The woman cuts a forlorn figure with no one around to patronise her trade. One gets the impression that her customers have been driven away by the midday heat. Ogunnusi’s combination of yellow and red gives the painting a dramatic effect.

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