Chinedu Felix Osuchukwu
Born to immigrant parents Chinedu Felix Osuchukwu graduated from the famous Duke Ellington School of the Arts. After Ellington he received full scholarship to The Corcoran College of Art, where he earned his Bachelors of Fine Arts in Painting. His body of work is a compilation of everyday life situations, and sharing human experience through his eyes. By weaving together the stories of those who are often overlooked he brings awareness to social and international justice figures and issues.
Chinedu Felix Osuchukwu has been featured in museums, galleries, esteemed personal collections and periodicals worldwide such as Du Sable Museum in Chicago, Frederick Douglass Maritime Museum in Baltimore, Watergate Gallery, Umezi School in Nigeria, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, National Children’s Hospital, Oprah Winfrey’s O Magazine, Immaculate Conception (Church Logo), DC Commission of the Arts Collection, Peggy Cooper Cafritz Collection, and Thiadiaye School (Visual Arts Department Named after Chinedu Felix Osuchukwu)
Along side his professional art career Chinedu Felix Osuchukwu has been teaching art in Washington DC area schools for the past fifteen years. He has inspired thousands of kids with teaching art and starting the Art Department for Cesar Chavez. He is also the founder and CEO of “I Live to Create Studios, Inc.” an arts education and portfolio development program.