Daughter of former NAFDAC boss, Dora Akunyili, Njideka Akunyili Crosby beat her personal record last Thursday when she sold one of her paintings for almost $1.1 million at Sotheby’s Contemporary Art Evening Sale.
The painting named Drown (pictured above) which was done in 2012, was initially estimated to sell for $200,000 – $300,000 but was eventually sold for $1,092,500.
No fewer than 11 people made a bid for the painting and it was eventually sold to an anonymous bidder.
“Drown,”is an intimate double […]
Young Woman Climbs Mountain and Spends 2 Months Painting Picture of Man She Was Crushing On (Photos)
A woman who was dying in secret for a man she adored, has taken drastic measures to express her undying love.
A group of backpackers have found a really stunning discovery some days ago.
They stumbled upon the portrait of a man painted on the side of a cliff in the city of Taizhou, Zhejiang province, China.
According to reports, it was later revealed that the portrait was painted by a 37-year-old woman in order to profess her love to […]
A woman, 29 year old Pamela Philip, who generously paid a fellow customer’s £22 shopping bill was surprised and shocked when he rewarded her kindness with an £8,000 painting. Philip was shocked when she discovered that the man she helped was a famous “sleepwalking artist”, who was so moved by her random act of kindness he decided to gift her with one of his works of art.
Pamela said she was behind a flustered customer, who had lost his wallet, in […]