About The Artist

“A Curious Mind” by David ObiUntitled

David Obi is a very talented artist working with a gallery in Gothenburg, Sweden. Originally from Nigeria, where he studied art at the Yaba College of Art and Technology, David paints in both oil and acrylic. David’s work is often abstract, conveying many layers of meaning. Capturing the complexities of people’s emotions and inner nature are among his favorite topics. He also paints the beautiful, sweeping landscapes of Africa and Sweden.

You can learn more about David and see more of his work at the following links:





To contact David Obi, email him at
His instagram account is Davidobi5

This particular painting, entitled “A Curious Mind” uniquely captures the complex, correlated, but psychologically distinct experiences of intellectual interest associated with learning something completely new (I-type) or being bothered when specific pieces of information, are missing, leaving one feeling deprived of knowledge (D-type).

To learn more about the I/D Model of Epistemic Curiosity, click here.