Dotun Poopola is working on his latest sculpture in Ile-Ife, a town in south-western Nigeria’s Osun State.
The artist is fusing pieces from a broken generator, recycled kitchen utensils and collected scrap metal to create a metal fish.
The 35-year-old sculptor likes to work primarily with scrap metal and says creating animal forms is his favourite way to use the medium.
Dotun often uses colour to give his pieces a vibrant finish. His detailed sculptures – known for capturing movement and expr…
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