- 23-year-old Nigerian artist ken Nwadiogbu is years ahead of his time
- The creative soul uses pencil to create hyperrealistic artwork that depicts virtues and vices in the society
- His works, no doubt, deserves some accolades
Art comes in different forms. For 23-year-old Ken Nwadiogbu, it is powerful images escaping mind, hugging so tightly the corridors of reality. His hyperrealistic works are not only mind-blowing for being palpable but the mere fact that these undeniable masterpieces are birthed with the aid of a pencil.
Ken describes himself as a figurative hyperrealist and that description couldn't be more apt. Having lived a substantial amount of years gaining a degree in civil engineering, his true calling remains art.
When his works first became public knowledge most people were blown away with rawness and meticulous nature of his artwork. For someone who can create such realistic paintings, Ken can be said to possess a certain kind of super power.
Here are photos of some of his truly impressive works below:
In his small studio in Yaba, Lagos, the young artist prides himself in using a simple object such as a pencil to create the most extraordinary pieces any sight can behold.
He also draws his inspiration from everyday life and speaks on societal ills as well as display the beauty of humans in their cultural heritage.
Nwadiogbu is making his family and nation proud with his form of expression.
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