My name is Lawrence Torto

Born in 1993 in Ghana, visual artist

Why did you become an artist?

I was conceived an Artist, born an Artist & genetically heridited Art because my Dad was an Immense Artist.

How would you describe your own style?

My style is Abstract, I call my technique "Dynamism Cocos Nucifera" because it's deeply inspired by the coconut tree

Which 5 things would you take with you to a desert island?

Water, snacks, canvas, brushes & paints, cell phone

With which 4 people (dead or alive) would you like to spend a creative weekend?

My Dad, Abade Glover, E.t Mills and Serge Attukwei Clottey

In your opinion, which trends are currently dominating the art world?

Contemporary Abstract Art

Who or what has inspired you most in the last 12 months?

Life, I believe as long as I have breath the world certainly needs my talent, keeps me inspired to work hard & soar for greater heights

Which person outside art do you admire? And for what?

Joel Osteen, he's one of the most influencial Religious leader's & such a powerful motivational speaker

What would you regret at the end of your life not having done?

Obviously Painting

What do you currently discuss most with your artist colleagues?

To never compare ourselves to any other Artists whether big or small. Instead of focusing on how we stack up next to someone else, we should rather invest that energy into comparing our recent work with the works we made a year and five years ago. Have we grown? and where do you want to see ourselves a year, and five years in the future? Only compare yourself to yourself. Support each other, connect with each other and appreciate our talent, I believe team work is the best initiative to achieve greatness

What should your obituary say?

Was one of the World's greatest Artist and an indigen of west Africa-Ghana

What is the best work of art ever?

Not yet unveiled

Who is the best artist ever?

God is the best Artist Ever

My message to the world

I'll be very concise on this, just be creative, appreciate talent and never sleep on your talent because the world needs you to keep Revoluting.

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