Invited International Artist

Abigail Nnaji / Great Gulfcoast Arts Festival

The Great Gulfcoast Arts Festival is this weekend at Historic Seville Square. It will feature lots of music, food, arts, and crafts.

One of the highlights of the event is the Invited International Artist.

For the first time, festival organizers have invited an artist from the continent of Africa, painter Abigail Nnaji from Nigeria.

Great Gulfcoast Arts Festival

The 2017 Great Gulfcoast Arts Festival gets underway this weekend at Seville Square in Historic Pensacola. One of the highlights of the annual event is the Invited International Artist.

This year’s special guest artist is Yume Matsuo.

Matsuo is from Wakayma, Japan, which is a sister state of Florida. She left the prefecture only briefly to go to college in Osaka and she lived in Ireland for a year and a half.