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Tufts of Printed Fabric Form Colorful Mixed-Media Portraits by Marcellina Oseghale Akpojotor

1 month ago   |   By Colossal

“Eyes on the Gold IV” (2018), 5 x 4 feet. All images courtesy of Rele Gallery, shared with permission
Using scraps of vibrant Ankara fabric, Lagos-based artist Marcellina Oseghale Akpojotor fashions intimate portraits that consider the fragmented and varied inner lives of her subjects. The intricately composed depictions rely on a cacophony of patterns arranged in loose ripples and tufts, creating a patchwork of color and texture. Although the textiles are Dutch in origin-they're colloquially known as “African print fabrics”-they have a strong cultural significance, and by piecing together...
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Contemporary Seascape, Landscape Painting “Connecting Worlds” by International Abstract Artist Arrachme

Contemporary Seascape, Landscape Painting “Connecting Worlds” by International Abstract Artist Arrachme

1 month ago   |   By Daily Painters Abstract

From the Peaceful Worlds Series mixed media, oil, cold wax on canvas. Abstract Realism. Not necessarily from opposing worlds; melting into one. Original sold to Wolfgang Puck new restaurant, Brownwood, The Villages Fl 2020 36"x36"x1.5" Mixed Media, Oil and Cold Wax on Board/sold
Fine Art Prints are available HERE .
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Colorful Mixed Media Painting, Contemporary Art, “Cave Painting

Colorful Mixed Media Painting, Contemporary Art, “Cave Painting

1 month ago   |   By Daily Painters Abstract

9"x11 3/4" Mixed Media on Paper/Available
$100
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