Phillips Nzekwe; master sculptor by right

Phillips Nzekwe

Phillips Nzekwe

Phillips Nzekwe is both an excentric and inspiring personality.From the way he works, one can quickly gather that he is  hard working and passionate about his work. While most sculptors have chosen to work in the primary sculpting media of wood, stone and metal, Phillips has come up with an extraordinary way of developing these life size sculptures form metal, fibre mat,saw dust and gravel among other materials.

Sculpture by Phillips Nzwekwe

Sculpture by Phillips Nzwekwe

Phillips holds a degree in Fine & Applied Arts and a masters in Sculpture from Delta State University.He  has been on a two month residency programme at Kuona trust during which he has taught a sculpting workshop and passed on a wealth of skills and knowledge to our artists.

Phillips Nzekwe

We will have a one day open studio on the 1st of February 2013 from 10am to 4pm. Come by and meet the artist, interact , learn more about his process and also about what we do as an arts organization.

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