Dora Akunyili’s Daughter whose name is Njideka Akunyili Crosby made it to the 100 list of Nigerian artist.
She is an artist whose works have been bought for millions at popular art auctions, has made the influential Time for the past years.
Her art became accessible for free at the Los Angeles’ Museum of Contemporary Art as she became the second person whose work was used as mural on the museum’s wall.
Njideka Akunyili’s art works has been sold for millions of dollars at very popular auctions.
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She has also been known for an amazing motif in her works, a style that can be seen as autobiographical that tends towards incorporating the US she emigrated to when she was a teen and Nigeria, her country home.
“I’m really looking at how [Nigeria and the U.S.] are complex hybrid spaces,” explained.
The late daughter of Dora Akunyili made history after selling a painting of hers for a whooping sum of N1.2 billion.
She also won a MacArthur Genius Grant which set her N225 million richer, isn’t that amazing?