Chief Jimoh Buraimoh is popularly called J. B. by his friends and peers. He is a grass root artist who rose from grass to grace having imbibed the love of art from his mother who was into mat weaving. He had no silver spoon in his growing age from his parents but they endowed him with wisdom, contentment, discipline and hard work.
With all sense of humility, J. B. can be regarded as a cornerstone of artistic development and cultural renaissance in Osogbo.He has been a foundation for the establishment of many Federal and State Cultural Institutions in Osogbo. In 1963, he joined Duro Ladipo theatre as an electrician and rose to become the Manager. He was among the first six that were selected in Ulli and Georging Beier Workshop.