Cubist Paintings from West Africa(98 items)
Welcome to the Cubist Paintings from West Africa Gallery at NOVICA.
"If I could create a world of my own, I'd call it 'The Land of Colors.'"
"Although I was blessed with a formal education in art, I believe it developed a gift given me at birth. When I was a child, I scribbled on the ground, on leaves and on the walls. But God has brought me this far.... read more
Popular Cubist Paintings from West Africa
Signed Expressionist Painting from Ghana (2017), "Unity"$1,039.99
Promoting themes of unity and diversity, Ghanaian artist Joseph Adibleku paints a composition that will bring intrigue and sophistication to any home. He paints in an expressionist style to depict several faces that blend their colors and forms together, portrayed as one. Says Joseph, "The numerous faces in the painting symbolizes the fact that, even though we are all of diverse backgrounds, socialization, values, and thinking patterns, we can learn to accommodate each other perfectly from a beautiful picture. Everyone is equally important no matter where we come from."
Original Signed Expressionist Painting from West Africa, "Beauty and Fertility"$464.99
About his work, Ghanaian artist Samuel Asamoah says, "If I could create a world of my own, I'd call it 'The Land of Colors.'" He does that name justice in this expressionist painting, which depicts pots and sculptures in a variety of purple, blue and brown hues. The sculptures portrayed here are traditional West African or fertility dolls.