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The Kiss, Gustav Klimt

Considering the era in which Gustav Klimt produced this painting, “The Kiss”, in which Vienna Austria was in quite trying times, this knowledge feeds new meaning to the painting. By using gold as the primary colour of the painting, Klimt…

Barack Obama, by Kehinde Wiley

Barack Obama by Kehinde Wiley. Artboard Review.

At first glance, this is a beautiful painting. Barack Obama sits gracefully nestled in a wall offoliage, leaning forward on a chair, as gleams of warm, golden light reflect softly on his face. Hisfacial expression is stoic yet kind. The…

My Day at ArtX Lagos

My Day at ArtXLagos

Entering the scene of the eighth edition of Art X Lagos was like stepping into an art lover’s haven, where creativity knew no bounds. The event which was held from the 2nd to the 5th of November 2023, housed a…