Paintings from West Africa(1,187 items)
Welcome to the Paintings from West Africa Gallery at NOVICA.
"The inspiration for my paintings comes from nature, the environment and life experiences. I love the colors and the process I go through when painting."
"I had to drop out of school, which was a very difficult moment. While at home, I was introduced to painting by a friend and took this opportunity to help use my free time wisely. It... read more
Popular Paintings from West Africa
Signed Impressionist Painting of a Ghanaian Town, "Townscape"$437.99
Working in an impressionist style, Ghanaian artist Hilton Korley Boye captures the view of a local town in this painting. He uses broad, expressive strokes of the paintbrush to blend color and form. Says Hilton, "This is how I see a town from afar when I am in a vehicle. One can appreciate the artistic nature of the combination between natural and man-made products."
Apologetic Man Mixed Media Painting on Canvas, "Blue Pant Apology"$1,537.99
Clutching a rose behind his back, a man readies himself to deliver an apology in this original painting from Frank Coffie in Ghana. The artist works in oils on canvas, incorporating a Cubist element created with red and pink cotton yarns
Signed Impressionist African Sea Shore Landscape, "Elmina Fishing Port"$359.99
People flock to the beach to purchase the fishermen's fresh catch while men in boats paddle to shore. Attakora Yeboah depicts the coastal village of Elmina on Ghana's Cape Coast. Caressed by ocean breezes, palm trees tower above whitewashed homes. "I want to help promote the hard work of our fishermen and women," explains. The Ghanaian artist presents his original work in a mat board passe-partout.
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