Luck may have just shone its good light as Nigerian artist grabs Wizkid’s attention with his unusual art piece of the Afrobeat star.
The artist, Amos Osemwengie is a contemporary Nigerian artist known for his distinct expressions using oil, acrylic and other materials. Amos who is also popular for his Black Queen art series was born and bred in Lagos.
Nigerian Artist Grabs Wizkid’s Attention With Unusual Art
Amos made a portrait of Wizkid that also highlight the success of his recent studio album, ‘Made in Lagos’. The artiste shared a time lapse video of his painting process and to explain his inspiration for the painting he wrote,
“We can think about this piece as my first attempt at infusing both art forms. By creating a traditional visual art of one of Africa’s leading music star Wizkid(Big Wiz🦅). Documenting what I believe to be his most solid project yet “Made In Lagos”.
This body of work fortunately caught the attention of Wizkid who admired the art and indicated interest in it in the comment section