"Wow! Goddamn!"… these are the two words Fela Anikulapo Kuti said when he first saw Nigerian artist Lemi Ghariokwu’s work.
Most renowned for the album covers and sleeves designs he made for the Afrobeat legend Fela Kuti, in this video interview the Nigerian artist and illustrator Lemi Ghariokwu talks about the beginning of his carreer, his meeting with Fela, and his recent works.
Find more about Lemi Ghariokwu’s work here : myspace.com/ghariokwulemi
Interview filmed at Art Arc Gallery, London