Prophetic Arts Obetta is Africa’s renowned speed painter.
Joel Obetta popularly known as Prophetic Arts Obetta, is a multiple award winning fine artists who is a Benue indigene. Studied arts and industrial design educatioe in Jos, Plateau state Nigeria and later moved to YABA College Of Technology Lagos for a special course in painting and African craft.
He has won a lots of awards including a legendary award he received early this year as CREATIVE MAN OF THE YEAR by Legend awards and Magazines
Through his speed paintings, he’s been able to redefined the whole concept of arts in Benue, and Middle belt at large.
He has painted the likes of Alibaba, the first lady of kwara state, former CAN president, Papa Ayo oritsejafor, Dr Ubong King, Pastor Matthew Ashimolowo, Samsong, Chris Morgan and the lists goes on…..
Outside speed painting, PropheticArts Obetta is also into realistic pencil drawings and his incredible pop arts/Silhouette acrylics on canvas paintings.
He’s the CEO and Curator of Prophetic arts gallery and also our Nigerian Promoting Arts Network – Africa (PANA) ambassador.
He’s amongst the fastest speed painters in west Africa that attempted painting within the space of two minutes.
One interesting part of this young man, is that he’s very flexible with any audience. He’s highly anointed as some Christians would say, and i think they are right.
It has been recorded that a blind eyes got opened after a very powerful speed painting session called Art’s worship anchored by him, which got everyone there shouting and wondering, and a blind woman who was there was longing to see what was making the entire audience to scream without control, and suddenly her eyes opened!
Her shout became the loudest of all. And several other miracles through his speed paintings.
Also he’s a fashion illustrator, not only that, He’s also a mouth and foot painting artist, he paints with his feet, his mouth, and even with a blind fold.