Description The hairstyles of both mother and child are West African, particularly Yoruba. The motif in the background is derived from a local fabric design popular on Adire or Ankara. Though mother and child do not face each other, the bond between them is felt.
Olusola Akinseye, Lagos Member Since April 2010 Artist Statement I am a graphic artist and illustrator. I manage a comic book studio (The Comics Hut) and accept private commissions. I have also authored stories and poems for young readers. In 2008 I was awarded the Africa Illustrator Award. Being creative is not just work for me, it's life. And I enjoy it!