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Acrylic on canvas
During a period of uncertainty and profound reflection, Awanle considers her decision to embark on the journey of becoming an artist, rejecting the expectations placed on her in her community and the constraints she grew up with. While reflecting on life and its meaning, she keeps silent and listens for whispers. The artist is inspired to paint her subject because she is pondering her place on the planet and her part in making it a better place.