- A Nigerian visual artist has been hailed on social media for her beautiful artwork which has gone viral
- The artist with the Twitter handle @IjeomaOgood shared the masterpiece alongside an adorable photo of herself
- @IjeomaOgood has joined other visual artists proving to the world that Nigeria is home to lots of talents
A Nigerian visual artist identified on Twitter as @IjeomaOgood has wowed people with her beautiful artwork which she shared on her social media platform.
She posted an adorable photo of herself alongside the masterpiece and quoted the words of her friend.
@IjeomaOgood said these were the words of her friend when she saw the painting:
"Did you name her? She deserves to travel. Be seen, to tell her stories for centuries to come. Give her a mark, inscribe a description. She will gain the fame of the like of Van Gogh's Starry Night. From pain comes this beauty. Set her free."
Tweeps soon flooded the comment section of the post to share their thoughts.
"I love the details in the circles. All of this is giving me textile designer!"
"Wow!!! I didn't realize how big this piece was until I saw this! Well done!"
"Quite frankly the artist herself is art."
In similar news, a Nigerian man identified as Segun Akano is the only artist in the country that makes sculptures with screws.
Speaking with Legit TV, he said he decided to make sculptures with screws because he wanted to be identified with something unique.
According to Akano, the idea came to him in the middle of the night and he immediately acted on it.
Akano later found out that artists in other countries were also executing the idea.
He said Nigeria has not got to a point where art is totally accepted, adding that he wants artists to be more appreciated in the country.