Gideon Fasola, Ibadan, Nigeria
Artworks © 2015, 2016, Gideon Fasola
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Gideon is a passionate and dynamic artist. He is interested in poetry and language, and has what might be described as a "metaphorical imagination", a sensitivity to ideas and words almost equal to the studied engagement of his eye. He is a Member of Araism Movement, and the first and only artist practicing pencil-based Araism. Gideon participated in the 2014 SNA OYO Exhibition, "100 Years of Creative Existence: Projecting into the Future".

Gideon is a graduate of Ibadan Polytechnic, Ibadan, Nigeria. He holds a Diploma (2010) in Art and Design. In 2011 he became the CEO and Art Director of Àràdisé Studio. In 2012 he was appointed Graphics Designer at Plaices Designs, and in 2013 was promoted to Director of Graphic Art,. He is since 2012 the Official Graphic Designer for Tatiwere News Magazine.
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