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I find it quite difficult to maintain eye contact so I challenge myself with my art - Ife Kalejaiye

One of the most interesting things about art or works from creativity in general is the thought process behind every creation.

Beyond the aesthetics, is the inspiration that guides the artist/creative on bringing a piece of art to life. Whether, it is purely from imagination or elements that are seen in the in the artists environment, what gives meaning to artwork is the story behind it.

Today’s Spotlight Star is Ife Kalejaiye, a young artist from Nigeria. He is a young mixed media portrait artist who draws inspiration for his work from everyday encounters.

Here’s what he tells us about his art and why creates:

Can you please introduce yourself to our audience?