Olumide Oresegun is a hyperrealist artist based in Nigeria. Hyperrealism is a genre of painting resembling a high-resolution photograph. An uninformed glance at his work would have you thinking you are staring at beautiful pictures.
Recently Olumide Oresegun’s work went viral.
These are 6 things you should know about the talented artist
• He became interested in art at the age of four and started professionally creating art in 2005
• He is 35 years old
• He graduated with a distinction from Yaba College of Technology
• He studied theater arts
• It takes him up to 2 or 3 weeks to create one artwork if its complex it takes 3 months.
• Water is a recurring theme in his art.
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