Studied Theatre Arts at the University of Ibadan, Nigeria & Entertainment Administration at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada.
Tope is passionate about his art. This has led him over the past three decades that he has been in the business to break new grounds and explore the universality of storytelling across diverse platforms. Having worked as a stage actor, a screen actor, model, writer, director, and producer, he brings to his process a wealth of experience and insight that makes every project a unique and fulfilling creative venture.
After studies of applied art in synthesised material sculpture. Aima Saint Hunon, a young and talented creator became involve in the pursuit of forms and curves, revealing a sensuality similar to her own inner being. This process reveals and amplifies her works over time, having found deep within herself a mix of maturity and sensuality.
In this new momentum, the artist confirms the control of her potential through works varying from 30 centimeters to 2 meters. After numerous travels, Aima applied herself to different materials such as terra cotta, wood, stone and bronze. She assembles these different materials in a dreamlike manner which appears both symbolic and magical. Driven by the expression of femininity this artist leads us into a universe, where women become goddesses; where erotism flirts with purity.
Her imagination takes us towards fantastic worlds where The emotion and The sensuality of The land reflects its soul. Her sculptures no longer reflect embody real forms, which represent an abstract-realistic search of emotional force. But sculpture no longer suffices for Aima, she broadens other horizons through the medium of painting, which projects her imagination into us, mixing gaiety, enthusiasm and passion. Her very personal technique integrates different materials to match the color of her paintings. Using Sand, wood, pigments, paper and other matter into weaving culminating of creation our attention along with the lines of her drawings.
She creates propelled only by emotion and her direct environment influences her the most. Always in search of Expression, Aima establishes a direct relationship between the sensuality of the world in which she evolves and that of her own body. Staged in a series of videos and photos.
After 5 years of theatrical studies in various schools in Paris, the artist exploits her potential through a series of video art where the emotion of a country, which is reflected in an abstract fashion allowing the emotional imagination of the spectator to freely interpret the message they feels. Her performances during private viewings give energy to the exposition shown.
She shows us her open mindedness with her sculptures, paintings, photos, poems and videos which beget multi-cultural character representing a world where creation has no barrier, no limit.
For more about Aima and her works, please visit - www.aima-artiste.com