PRINCE: Purple Rain, Music Rain
The theme of my works is ‘The Facts of Life’ (Roses and Thorns); the purple flowers in this painting to depict Prince’s successful career as rosy time of his life. The thorns in his life was the contract restraints with Warner Brothers, when he could not produce records with his name – Prince for a short time. The death of his son, the end of his marriage with Mayte Garcia and the accidental drugs overdose that brought an end to his life and his successful music career are the thorns of life.
About the Artist
O Yemi Tubi
Olabamiji Yemi Tubi, commonly known as O Yemi Tubi and also known in the art world as MOYAT was born in 1955 in the city of Ibadan, Nigeria, West Africa. His BFA Degree was obtained from Valdosta State College, Valdosta Georgia USA where he majored in Graphic Design. He was awarded Art Scholarship…View full profile