Connect with us

Nigerian Celebrity

Burna Boy drums up support for sister, Nissi, at art exhibition

Published

on

Burna Boy drums up support for sister, Nissi, at art exhibition
Burna Boy drums up support for sister, Nissi, at art exhibition

Sunday, January 9, 2022, will remain indelible in the life of Nissi Ogulu, sister of Grammy award-winning singer, Burna Boy, for a long time as she hosted her family and friends to an art exhibition in Lagos tagged, ‘Puzzled’.

At the event, Burna Boy looked in awe as his sister, who is also a singer and visual artist, created a live art work, wowing everyone who came to behold her artistic prowess.

The event was attended by Bose Ogulu (Burna Boy’s mother), Benson Idonije (Burna’s maternal grandfather), and Ebuka Obi-Uchendu, among others.

READ ALSO  ‘Never speak on it again’, says Tiwa Savage amid leaked video saga

On how she combines colours in her paintings, Nissi told Merrymakers, “Usage of colours in my works is inspired by seeing life in different perspectives. Things are not black and white to me. Colours show variety and shows that there is more to everything than being black and white.”

Recounting how she started out as a visual artist, she said, “I started with arts when I was a kid. I think my closest memory is as a six-year-old redrawing Spiderman comics. I have always done visual arts. In my second year in A-levels, I dropped it as a subject because I had an exhibition. But, I wasn’t painting for grades anymore. It has always been a part of me.”

READ ALSO  Singer Adekunle Gold, Simi Celebrate 3rd Wedding Anniversary

Revealing how she combines being a singer and artist, she said, “It flows very freely. If you look at the majority of my works, they have music influences. When I make music, I see visuals in colours in my head.”

On what it feels like being born into an artistic family, she said, “It is a blessing to be born where I was and it has helped me develop my artistic journey to where it is today.”

READ ALSO  Jemima Osunde Clashes With Twitter Follower Over Korean Drama

Copyright PUNCH

All rights reserved. This material, and other digital content on this website, may not be reproduced, published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed in whole or in part without prior express written permission from PUNCH.

Contact: [email protected]

Burna Boy drums up support for sister, Nissi, at art exhibitionSource

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Follow Us on Facebook

Get Stories Via Email

Enter your email address to subscribe Celebrity Gig Magazine and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 228,524 other subscribers

Trending

%d bloggers like this: