Ifesinachi Comedy Nwanyanwu is an award winning self taught visual artist, playwright, poet, philosopher, and environmental activist.
Born on 2nd June 1975, he grew up in the native environment of Nigeria’s premier university, the University of Nigeria Nsukka.
Since 2001, he has been a full time studio artist and Nigeria’s cultural ambassador. In using waste to create conversational art pieces, his works are conscious creative processes that intertwine Socio-political complexes and Spirituality. Turning waste, refuse and found objects into amazing sculptures and installations, he brings the discuss on recycling and sustainability into focus.
He has been critically reviewed in both the local and international media.
Founding member of Environmental Art Collective Foundation (ENACOF)
Curator of “One Environment”
Curator of House 33
Maker Librarian, Maker Library Network