This painting depicts a fisherman in the Niger Delta region . This area is known for it’s large water bodies and also it’s vast oil reserves . Unfortunately for the residents of this region , the oil reserves have brought more agony to them . Due to oil spills fisherman find it hard to fish in this area . The water is polluted and the number of fish have reduced significantly over the years thereby making life hard for these local fishermen . Environmentalists have said that it will take about 20 yrs to clean the Niger Delta region .
Oil Pajnting on Canvas
L:21in H: 54in