Suleiman Ismail Gwadah mostly known as Pacmartian describes himself as a reluctant artist and illustrator. He comes from Kaduna, Nigeria and taught himself digital illustration through youtube and other artists blogs.
“A couple of years ago, if I were to introduce myself I would have left out the part about being an artist because to be frank I never saw a future in it. I was interested in drawing, painting, and arts and crafts in general as a kid through my primary and secondary school years but I abandoned it to focus on maths and science on my way to becoming an engineer. Post University, the reality versus expectation of my chosen field was jarring to say the least….“
“I’m inspired by the challenge of fusing African art, pop culture and folklore with elements of the sci-fi, fantasy, and horror genres…“