The 2020 five weeks, Omooba Yemisi Adedoyin Shyllon Art Foundation (OYASAF), artists in residence program for Nigerian resident visual art graduates, has been concluded. During the program for the two awardee artists, they experimented with new creative ideas, were exposed and mentored in rudimentary marketing, finance and investment, in addition to producing guided commissioned artwork each.
They are each, the best 2019 graduates in painting and sculpture of the Federal Polytechnic in Auchi, Edo State, Nigeria. The visual art graduates are, Mr Ozumba Patrick Chidiebube( sculptor) and Mr Ojeaga Simon( painting).The works produced by them, are attached as follows:
Title: Body Rhythms 1
Artist: Simon Ojeaga
Medium: mix media on canvas
Dimension: 41" X 51"
Title: Jemila mixing fura and nunu
Artist: Ozumba Patrick
Dimension: L (170cm) X W (110cm)
Medium: welded binding wire and quarter rod