A talented Nigerian artist is being likened to world renowned Italian artist Leonardo Da Vinci for his incredible paintings. Well, I’m not sure about the comparisons to the Mona Lisa painter, but so good are his paintings that even Kenyans have taken notice and helped propel his artwork across the continent.

He goes by the name Oresegun Olumide and his artistic forte is in hyperrealism(a genre of painting and sculpture resembling a high-resolution photograph).

Check them out below

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The man behind the art

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