'Woman Crush Wednesday' by Adekepemi Aderemi

For as long as I can remember, my big sister has been putting pencil to paper, revealing to me mesmeric wedding dresses in our childhood twin room or majestic self-portraits that she scribbled down during her final few years of secondary school. For as long as I can remember, I have watched Adekepemi Aderemi shuffle between art and design, toeing the line in each medium, with her textiles canvases and her crafty items of clothing. For as long as I can remember my sister has been The Artist; this has been for life, it is for life. So, of course when I heard that she recorded the highest number of pieces sold on an opening night at Alara – a retail space in Lagos that hosts exhibitions, collec