Arts + Culture

Fela In Street Art: NYC Street Artist sek3 On His Kalakuta Republic Mural

NYC-based street artist sek3 discusses his work creating a mural next to Fela Kuti's tomb at the Kalakuta Republic in Lagos.

Earlier this year, NYC-based artist sek3 was invited to go to Lagos to create a mural next to the tomb of the legendary Fela Anikulapo Kuti. sek3 and his collaborator, Native, spent a week working on the courtyard wall of the Kalakuta Republic, Fela’s former home and self-proclaimed sovereign state, which is now a museum. Okayafrica caught up with sek3 to find out how they got on.

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