Mural Title: Famous Faces (MuralsDC repainted this mural in 2017)
 1213 U Street, NW
Donated By: Ben’s Chilli Bowl
s): Aniekan Udofia
Year: 2012

Aniekan Udofia


Aniekan Udofia is one of the District’s most well known visual artists. Udofia is the artist behind such well known DC public art works as the Frederick Douglass mural in Anacostia, the Duke Ellington building mural, and the gagged George Washington mural on U St. NW.

With his work gaining national attention in hip-hop magazines XXL, The Source, and Vibe, the 33-year old Nigerian artist has come to be known by many as a prominent face of D.C. art.

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