ABOUT THE ARTIST

Millicent Is a Contemporary Nigerian Artist and the Only Daughter of Mr Andy Osumuo, a native of Nnewi-north Local Government Area in Anambra State. Her Art Is Self Taught And She Further Received Professional Training with B.a Honours From The Fine And Industrial Art Department Of The University Of Uyo, Akwa Ibom State where she specialised in painting.

 

After Her Youth Service In Sokoto Where She Received A Certificate Of Commendation For Presenting A Potrait Of The NYSC State Director And The Late Emir Of Sokoto , Sultan Muhamadu Maccido. In 2005 She Ventured Into The Visual Art Community Of The Beautiful City Of Abuja, Focusing Squarely On Art Practice, And Gaining A Reputation As A Full-time Studio Artist, And Now, The Principal Art Consultant Of Colourmimi Limited , A Visual Art Production, Sales And Consulting Company. She Has Participated Iin Over 40 Exhibitions Both Group And Solo, local and international..  Millicent is an awardee of the 2014 Youth Enterprise With Innovation (YouWin) Competition.

 

Art To Millicent Is Everything. She Lives, Breathes, Eats, Talks And Dreams Art. Art In General Was Her First Love And She Believes It Runs In Both Sides Of Her Genealogy. Her Maternal Grandfather and Grate grandfather Were Iron Smiths, Her Paternal Grandfather Had Flair for Guitar While Her Aunt Is a Cartoonist. She Had An Early Start Watching Her Father Draw And Decorate The House With Creative Pieces. Her Creative Ability Was Further Developed In The Company Of Her Brothers. She is Married to Mr Chijioke Onuegbu ,