Your imagination is a definition of art. It only becomes a work of art when it is put to practical.” BaloArt
Good day sir. This is Personality Friday With Mimi. Can we meet you?
I’m Balogun Oluwafemi Emmanuel popularly known as BaloArt.
BaloArt! What brought about the name?
Balo is coined from my surname Balogun while the art is what I do.
What aspect(s) of art are you specialized in?
Am into Body art, face painting, mural painting, artistic wear design and graffiti art.
Can you relate art to life experience?
Yeah sure! Your imagination is a definition of art. It only becomes a work of art when it is put to practical.
Wow! That’s cool.
What has always been your motivation?
I imagine nature and real life event which comes as a concept and then look at how I can interpret it through art which comes out nice after all.
Everything around me makes me wanna do more. Be it good or bad, there is always a story to tell with art.
Does your opinion about an art work change the longer you look at it?
Sure! Some piece of art have their season. A piece of art may look good today and tomorrow better concept or designs are outside. Sometimes vintage wears or art works are brought back and they are still well appreciated but the beauty and story of art remains. The piece of artwork are unique and can only change if it’s not it’s season.
Do you have anything to say to other youths out there?
Believe in God, keep doing the good works you know you do best and be humble. By doing this, I assure you you’ll go far.