ICYMI: AAUA Mass Communication Student Appointed As Official Oduduwa Artist

AN auspicious undergraduate student of Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko (AAUA), Ariyo Temitayo Paul has been appointed to be the official Oduduwa artist by Ooni of Ife

Mr. Ariyo is a 200 level student of the university from the department of Mass communication. His artwork name is Exquisite Temitayo Art

Ariyo is s freelance artist, he is also the same artist who draw Mayorkun and presented it to him on stage inside OBJ hall during an event (fearless concert) in AAUA on the 25th of July, 2021

The young artist said he don’t have inspiration for some of his artwork, that he just feels he should keep making them because they make him happy

On the 26th of November, Exquisite Temitayo presented an artwork portrait of Ooni of Ife, King Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi to him in his palace along with his friend which led to Mr. Temitayo Ariyo being appointed to be the official Oduduwa artist by the king

In an interview with AAUAINSIDER’s correspondent, Miss Adewumi Balikis, the young artist said “he wasn’t expecting an appointment or whatever, my main purpose was to present the artwork to the king himself, alongside with a friend, it was the king who laid the instructions after accepting the artwork we brought” He also said, I believe am going to give in my best in doing what is good.

Here are some other artwork made by Exquisite Temitayo Arts:


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