Using Art As Theraphy Adewale Shows Us How..


Art has been defined as self-expression either in two or three dimensional forms. Here are creative works of Adewale protégés, paintings, drawings, printmaking, collage and mixed media. Some of the themes of the artistic expression reflect nature, still compositions, love, motherhood, beauty among many others.

Adewale is using his artistic skills to develop young talents in the area of visual arts in Nigeria many of whom have won national and international awards. He is currently working to establish the first therapeutic art centre in Nigeria and West Africa. His passion is to ensure that no child is left behind because of disability. Adewale is also partnering with Nigeria higher institutions to integrate Art therapy as part of the curriculum.  He was nominated for Global Teacher Prize in the United Kingdom in 2015.

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