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For most onlookers who crowded the Protea Hotels (Enugu) Galleria, all it took was just a glimpse. A glimpse and they were inevitably drawn into the intriguing world of shapes, forms and pictures. Welcome to Mindscape, an exhibition of paintings by Chuks Okonkwo, a burgeoning Enugu based visual artist.
In what, perhaps, could be described as his greatest legacy, so far, to the world of art, Chuks Okonkwo's Mindscape was, indeed, a tourist's delight. The exhibition, which featured an impressive collection from his recent brushwork, attracted a plethora of spectators at its grand opening. It was difficult to resist the spiritual pull of some of the works on display. Works like Beauty and Peace …