Barry Yusufu is a visual artist residing in Abuja. He is a multidisciplinary artists that works will various forms of mediums from abstract painting, charcoal figure drawings and paper mache. Yusufu describes his work as Koloart which he defines as his way of fully expressing himself in his works.
“Truth is, we are not ready as Africans for the ocean of creativity in Africa. Let me bring it down to Nigeria, we look down on our own artists and worship arts from other countries. Meanwhile, the level of creativity in Nigeria is overwhelming.