People and Portraits Acrylic Paintings(882 items)
Welcome to the People and Portraits Acrylic Painting Gallery at NOVICA.
Anton Papo Original paintings
"I found Bali to be culturally rich, full of beautiful scenery and art."
"My parents wanted me to study medicine to have a better future, but I was more interested in drawing and art. That's where my spirit is. However, my parents said an artist didn't have a clear future. I... read more
Popular People and Portraits Acrylic Paintings
Signed Expressionist Freddie Mercury Painting from Bali, "We Will-We Will Rock You"$239.99
For this intriguing painting, Balinese artist Anton Papo draws inspiration from Freddie Mercury, the lead singer from Queen. Papo paints the mustachioed singer in an expressionist style as he characteristically holds a microphone stand above his head. The painting reads "We will we will rock you." Says the artist, "I visualize the rock star Freddie Mercury in action. Queen's music had great harmonies, like a synchronicity of rock music and art. In the end, he died from the frightening disease AIDS. RIP Mr. Legend."
Signed Painting of a Man with a Hoodie from Ghana, "Gaze to the West"$474.99
Painting in an expressionist style, Ghanaian artist Frank Coffie presents this portrait of a man wearing a hoodie as he gazes to the left of the viewer. Frank captures the intricate folds of his subject's clothing with masterful strokes of the brush, bathing the man in a yellow glow.
Acrylic on Canvas Abstract Painting of Five People Walking, "Boys Walk"$814.99
Five people appear as abstract shadows walking among bursts of color in this impressive composition by Frank Coffie. "This is a walk that has no limits," explains the Ghanaian artist as he paints with acrylics on canvas.
Naif Style Acrylic Painting of Female Angel Holding Heart, "Heart of an Angel"$429.99
Working in acrylic on canvas and making excellent use of vivid colors, artist Lidia Verónica Echenagusía Puig from Costa Rica paints a female angel with a serene expression that at the same time conveys a hint of sadness. Against a yellow background, the angelic being wears a red dress and clasps a heart to her bosom. The naif style work, says the painter, "...was born from some small dolls that I made by hand. Many people told me to transform them into paintings, since they loved them and it was something they could have and appreciate in their homes. These paintings fill my life with life because I can express my feelings through them."Titled "Corazón de Ángel" in Spanish.