African Fabric Painting Folk Art Vincent Mutema Artist

African Fabric Painting Folk Art Vincent Mutema Artist
African Fabric Painting Folk Art Vincent Mutema Artist
African Fabric Painting Folk Art Vincent Mutema Artist

African Fabric Painting Folk Art Vincent Mutema Artist
African Fabric Painting Folk Art Vincent Mutema Artist. Original painting on fabric measures approximately 17″x23″. Auctiva offers Free Image Hosting and Editing. This item is in the category “Art\Paintings”. The seller is “allegheny_city_vintage” and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Subject: Art
  • Style: Folk Art
  • Type: Painting

African Fabric Painting Folk Art Vincent Mutema Artist

African American Outsider Folk Art Painting Picking Apples Ernest Lee 12×30

African American Outsider Folk Art Painting Picking Apples Ernest Lee 12x30
African American Outsider Folk Art Painting Picking Apples Ernest Lee 12x30
African American Outsider Folk Art Painting Picking Apples Ernest Lee 12x30
African American Outsider Folk Art Painting Picking Apples Ernest Lee 12x30

African American Outsider Folk Art Painting Picking Apples Ernest Lee 12x30
African American Outsider Folk Art Painting “Picking Apples” Ernest Lee 12×30. Love love this painting but I have to downsize the collection it has gotten out of hand and want to change up some too. This was down while he was in South Carolina in 1999. Have another one of his “Picking Oranges” done in 1996, check it out.. Any question’s ask please and thanks for looking. This item is in the category “Art\Paintings”. The seller is “mdpbinparadise” and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States.
  • Artist: Ernest Lee
  • Signed By: Artist
  • Size: Medium
  • Signed: Yes
  • Title: Picking Apples
  • Material: Board
  • Region of Origin: South Carolina, USA
  • Framing: Unframed
  • Subject: Americana
  • Type: Painting
  • Year of Production: 1999
  • Original/Licensed Reproduction: Original
  • Item Height: 12 in
  • Style: Outsider Art
  • Features: One of a Kind (OOAK)
  • Production Technique: Acrylic Painting
  • Item Width: 30 in

African American Outsider Folk Art Painting Picking Apples Ernest Lee 12x30

African American Folk Art Painting Vintage 1940’s Oil On Board Framed

African American Folk Art Painting Vintage 1940's Oil On Board Framed
African American Folk Art Painting Vintage 1940's Oil On Board Framed
African American Folk Art Painting Vintage 1940's Oil On Board Framed
African American Folk Art Painting Vintage 1940's Oil On Board Framed
African American Folk Art Painting Vintage 1940's Oil On Board Framed
African American Folk Art Painting Vintage 1940's Oil On Board Framed
African American Folk Art Painting Vintage 1940's Oil On Board Framed
African American Folk Art Painting Vintage 1940's Oil On Board Framed
African American Folk Art Painting Vintage 1940's Oil On Board Framed

African American Folk Art Painting Vintage 1940's Oil On Board Framed
A (WHAT I SUSPECT TO BE A) CIRCA 1940’S… FOLK ART PAINTING OF AN AFRICAN AMERICAN MAN EATING WITH MANY BUILDINGS IN THE BACKGROUND. THE PAINTING IS NOT SIGNED AND IS FRAMED OVERALL APPROXIMATELY 29X25 INCHES WITH THE PAINTING ON BOARD MEASURING 24X20 INCHES. Folk art covers all forms of visual art made in the context of folk culture. Definitions vary, but generally the objects have practical utility of some kind, rather than being exclusively decorative. The makers of folk art are normally trained within a popular tradition, rather than in the fine art tradition of the culture. There is often overlap, or contested ground, [1] with naive art, but in traditional societies where ethnographic art is still made, that term is normally used instead of “folk art”. The types of object covered by the term vary considerably and in particular divergent categories of cultural production are comprehended by its usage in Europe, where the term originated, and in the United States, where it developed for the most part along very different lines. Folk arts are rooted in and reflective of the cultural life of a community. They encompass the body of expressive culture associated with the fields of folklore and cultural heritage. Tangible folk art includes objects which historically are crafted and used within a traditional community. Intangible folk arts include such forms as music, dance and narrative structures. Each of these arts, both tangible and intangible, was originally developed to address a practical purpose. Once this purpose has been lost or forgotten, there is no reason for further transmission unless the object or action has been imbued with meaning beyond its initial practicality. These vital and constantly reinvigorated artistic traditions are shaped by values and standards of excellence that are passed from generation to generation, most often within family and community, through demonstration, conversation, and practice. Characteristics of folk art objects. Owned by the community. Utility of the object. Aesthetics of the genre. Materials, forms, and crafts. Influence on mainstream art. Detail of 17th century calendar stick carved with national coat of arms, a common motif in Norwegian folk art. Main article: Concepts in folk art. Objects of folk art are a subset of material culture and include objects which are experienced through the senses, by seeing and touching. As with all material culture, these tangible objects can be handled, repeatedly re-experienced, and sometimes broken. They are considered works of art because of the skillful technical execution of an existing form and design; the skill might be seen in the precision of the form, the surface decoration or in the beauty of the finished product. [3] As a folk art, these objects share several characteristics that distinguish them from other artifacts of material culture. The object is created by a single artisan or team of artisans. The craftsmen and women work within an established cultural framework. They frequently have a recognizable style and method in crafting their pieces, allowing their products to be recognized and attributed to a single individual or workshop. This was originally articulated by Alois Riegl in his study of Volkskunst, Hausfleiss, und Hausindustrie, published in 1894. Stressed that the individual hand and intentions of the artist were significant, even in folk creativity. To be sure, the artist may have been obliged by group expectations to work within the norms of transmitted forms and conventions, but individual creativity – which implied personal aesthetic choices and technical virtuosity – saved received or inherited traditions from stagnating and permitted them to be renewed in each generation. [4] Individual innovation in the production process plays an important role in the continuance of these traditional forms. Many folk art traditions like quilting, ornamental picture framing, and decoy carving continue to thrive, while new forms constantly emerge. Contemporary outsider artists are frequently self-taught as their work is often developed in isolation or in small communities across the country. The Smithsonian American Art Museum houses over 70 such folk and self-taught artists; for example, Elito Circa, a famous and internationally recognized artist of Indigenouism, developed his own styles without professional training or guidance. The taka is a type of paper mache art native to Paete in the Philippines. All folk art objects are produced in a one-off production process. Only one object is made at a time, either by hand or in a combination of hand and machine methods; they are not mass-produced. As a result of this manual production, each individual piece is unique and can be differentiated from other objects of the same type. In his essay on “Folk Objects”, folklorist Simon Bronner references preindustrial modes of production, but folk art objects continue to be made as unique crafted pieces by skilled artisans. The notion of folk objects tends to emphasize the handmade over machine manufactured. Folk objects imply a mode of production common to preindustrial communal society where knowledge and skills were personal and traditional. [6] This does not mean that all folk art is old, it continues to be hand-crafted today in many regions around the world. The design and production of folk art is learned and taught informally or formally; folk artists are not self-taught. [citation needed] Folk art does not strive for individual expression. Instead, the concept of group art implies, indeed requires, that artists acquire their abilities, both manual and intellectual, at least in part from communication with others. The community has something, usually a great deal, to say about what passes for acceptable folk art. [7] Historically the training in a handicraft was done as apprenticeships with local craftsmen, such as the blacksmith or the stonemason. As the equipment and tools needed were no longer readily available in the community, these traditional crafts moved into technical schools or applied arts schools. The object is recognizable within its cultural framework as being of a known type. Similar objects can be found in the environment made by other individuals which resemble this object. Without exception, individual pieces of folk art will reference other works in the culture, even as they show exceptional individual execution in form or design. If antecedents cannot be found for this object, it might still be a piece of art but it is not folk art. While traditional society does not erase ego, it does focus and direct the choices that an individual can acceptably make. The well-socialized person will find the limits are not inhibiting but helpful. Where traditions are healthy the works of different artists are more similar than they are different; they are more uniform than personal. The known type of the object must be, or have originally been, utilitarian; it was created to serve some function in the daily life of the household or the community. This is the reason the design continues to be made. Since the form itself had function and purpose, it was duplicated over time in various locations by different individuals. A ground-breaking book on the history of art states that every man-made thing arises from a problem as a purposeful solution. “[9] Written by George Kubler and published in 1962, “The Shape of Time: Remarks on the History of Things goes on to describe an approach to historical change which places the history of objects and images in a larger continuum of time. It maintains that if the purpose of the form were purely decorative, then it would not be duplicated; instead the creator would have designed something new. However since the form itself was a known type with function and purpose, it continued to be copied over time by different individuals. 1978 First Indigenous Painting, mixed media with soy sauce, water and Tinting Color and enamel paint on plywood created by Elito “Amangpintor” Circa, Philippines, 1978. The object is recognized as being exceptional in the form and decorative motifs. Being part of the community, the craftsman is well aware of the community aesthetics, and how members of the local culture will respond to his work. He strives to create an object which matches their expectations, working within (mostly) unspoken cultural biases to confirm and strengthen them. [10] While the shared form indicates a shared culture, innovation allows the individual artisan to embody his own vision; it is a measure of how well he has been able to tease out the individual elements and manipulate them to form a new permutation within the tradition. For art to progress, its unity must be dismantled so that certain of its aspects can be freed for exploration, while others shrink from attention. [11] The creative tension between the traditional object and the craftsman becomes visible in these exceptional objects. This in turn allows us to ask new questions about creativity, innovation, and aesthetics. Folk art comes in many different shapes and sizes and forms. It uses the materials which are at hand in the locality and reproduces familiar shapes and forms. In order to gain an overview of the multitude of different folk art objects, the Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage has compiled a page of storied objects that have been part of one of their annual folklife festivals. The list below includes a sampling of different materials, forms, and artisans involved in the production of everyday and folk art objects. Truck art in South Asia. Listed below are a wide-ranging assortment of labels for an eclectic group of art works. All of these genres are created outside of the institutional structures of the art world, they are not considered “fine art”. There is undoubtedly overlap between these labeled collections, such that an object might be listed under two or more labels. [2] Many of these groupings and individual objects might also resemble “folk art” in one aspect or another, without however meeting the defining characteristics listed above. As our understanding of art expands beyond the confines of the “fine arts”, each of these types needs to be included in the discussion. A folk art wall in Lincoln Park, Chicago. Folk artworks, styles and motifs have inspired various artists. For example, Pablo Picasso was inspired by African tribal sculptures and masks, while Natalia Goncharova and others were inspired by traditional Russian popular prints called luboks. In 1951, the artist, writer and curator Barbara Jones organised the exhibition Black Eyes and Lemonade at the Whitechapel Gallery in London as part of the Festival of Britain. This exhibition, along with her publication The Unsophisticated Arts, exhibited folk and mass-produced consumer objects alongside contemporary art in an early instance of the popularisation of pop art in Britain. The United Nations recognizes and supports cultural heritage around the world, [17] in particular UNESCO in partnership with the International Organization of Folk Art (IOV). [18] By supporting international exchanges of folk art groups as well as the organization of festivals and other cultural events, their goal is promote international understanding and world peace. In the United States, the National Endowment for the Arts works to promote greater understanding and sustainability of cultural heritage across the United States and around the world through research, education, and community engagement. As part of this, they identify and support NEA folk art fellows in quilting, ironwork, woodcarving, pottery, embroidery, basketry, weaving, along with other related traditional arts. The NEA guidelines define as criteria for this award a display of “authenticity, excellence, and significance within a particular tradition” for the artists selected. In 1966, the NEA’s first year of funding, support for national and regional folk festivals was identified as a priority with the first grant made in 1967 to the National Folk Festival Association. Folklife festivals are now celebrated around the world to encourage and support the education and community engagement of diverse ethnic communities. Mingei (Japanese folk art movement). Minhwa (Korean folk art). Mak Yong (Northern Malay Peninsular folk art dance). Mexican handcrafts and folk art. Joget (Wider Malay folk art dance). Folk arts of Karnataka (India). Folk Art and Ethnological Museum of Macedonia and Thrace. Folk Art Museum of Patras, Greece. Folk Art Society of America. IOV International Organization of Folk Art, in partnership with UNESCO. National Endowment for the Arts. CIOFF: International Council of Organizations of Folklore Festivals and Folk Arts. Pennsylvania Folklore: Woven Together TV Program on textile arts. American Folk Art Museum. Smithsonian American Art Museum. Folk Art Center and Guild, Asheville NC. Museum of International Folk Art. Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum. “Folk and Self-Taught Art”. Retrieved 11 June 2020. “Outliers and American Vanguard Art”. National Gallery of Art. Goncharova Biography Archived 2009-07-20 at the Wayback Machine, Hatii, retrieved 19/2/2012. “Popular Art, Pop Art, and’the Boys who Turn out the Fine Arts'”. Pop art and design. Massey, Anne, 1956-, Seago, Alex. John William “Uncle Jack” Dey. This item is in the category “Art\Paintings”. The seller is “memorabilia111″ and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, South Africa, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Republic of Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Panama, Jamaica, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei Darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French Guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman Islands, Liechtenstein, Sri Lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macau, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion.
  • Type: Painting
  • Year of Production: 1940
  • Style: Folk Art
  • Production Technique: Oil Painting
  • Framing: Framed

African American Folk Art Painting Vintage 1940's Oil On Board Framed

African American Black Family Folk Art Original Oil Signed Vintage

African American Black Family Folk Art Original Oil Signed Vintage
African American Black Family Folk Art Original Oil Signed Vintage
African American Black Family Folk Art Original Oil Signed Vintage
African American Black Family Folk Art Original Oil Signed Vintage
African American Black Family Folk Art Original Oil Signed Vintage
African American Black Family Folk Art Original Oil Signed Vintage
African American Black Family Folk Art Original Oil Signed Vintage
African American Black Family Folk Art Original Oil Signed Vintage
African American Black Family Folk Art Original Oil Signed Vintage
African American Black Family Folk Art Original Oil Signed Vintage

African American Black Family Folk Art Original Oil Signed Vintage
This original piece of African American Black Folk Art portrays a family working together. The painting is rich in color and history. There is a signature however, I can not make out the writting. This was framed in Springfield Va so the may have been painted in that area. Framed sizing-21.5×17.5. There are dents to the frame that could be easily be covered up however, I do not try to cover up any damage. What you see is what you get. A beautiful piece of artwork! This item is in the category “Art\Paintings”. The seller is “lindagalinda60″ and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States.
  • Type: Painting
  • Original/Licensed Reproduction: Original
  • Style: Black Folk Art
  • Subject: Family
  • Artist: P
  • Custom Bundle: No
  • Material: Canvas
  • Framing: Framed
  • Personalize: No
  • Production Technique: Oil Painting
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
  • Handmade: Yes
  • Culture: African American

African American Black Family Folk Art Original Oil Signed Vintage

African American Folk Art Painting by Leon Collins Giclee of Homestead Sunday

African American Folk Art Painting by Leon Collins Giclee of Homestead Sunday
African American Folk Art Painting by Leon Collins Giclee of Homestead Sunday
African American Folk Art Painting by Leon Collins Giclee of Homestead Sunday
African American Folk Art Painting by Leon Collins Giclee of Homestead Sunday

African American Folk Art Painting by Leon Collins Giclee of Homestead Sunday
African American Folk Art Painting by Leon Collins: Giclee Reproduction of “Homestead Sunday”. This Giclee print on stretched canvas of a 2011 painting by Navasota, Texas folk artist Leon Collins, Homestead Sunday, represents a family eating scene. The original painting, which was a 36 by 49 acrylic on canvas, was commissioned by an admirer of Collins work, and resides in an unknown collection. This Giclee reproduction is 24 by 36 by 1, unframed. Multiple copies are available upon request. Leon Collins (1951-) is Navasotas local legend. While he has housed his Color of Life Gallery in several antique stores along East Washington Street, he is known for painting and displaying his treasures on the sidewalk in full view of passersby. According to fellow Navasota artist and sculptor Russell Cushman, Collins is the most successful artist in the Brazos Valley, and perhaps the most prolific artist that Texas has produced. Leon Collins is best known for portraying his many childhood memories, but his work includes a number of distinct phases and styles. Collins is an amazingly productive artist, painting one or more works a day. He sells them as fast as he can paint them, so original works of his are rare and hard to find. His life and works have been featured in Images of America: Navasota by Robin and Joy Montgomery (2012), Texas Live Magazine (2009), Texas Farm and Home Magazine (2019), Authentic Texas Magazine (2019), the Navasota CurrentRussell Cushmans blog, The Lufkin News, and the Navasota Examiner. His paintings have been shown in galleries from Bryan, Fort Worth, and Dallas, Texas to New York, Rhode Island and Connecticut. Local showings have included the Redbud Gallery of Houston, the Main Street Fort Worth Arts Festival, and Rice University. The item “African American Folk Art Painting by Leon Collins Giclee of Homestead Sunday” is in sale since Sunday, April 12, 2020. This item is in the category “Art\Paintings”. The seller is “thefolkartstudio-4″ and is located in Pearland, Texas. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, China, Sweden, Thailand, Belgium, France, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Turks and caicos islands, Bangladesh, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Nicaragua, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Viet nam, Uruguay, Colombia, Antigua and barbuda, Saint lucia, Barbados, Bermuda, Cayman islands, Sri lanka, Maldives, Oman, Reunion.
  • Medium: Acrylic
  • Subject: Ethnic
  • Style: Folk Art
  • Region of Origin: US
  • Painting Surface: Canvas
  • Features: Matted
  • Color: Multi-Color
  • Year: 2011
  • Width (Inches): 36
  • Date of Creation: 2000-Now
  • Originality: Reproduction
  • Height (Inches): 24
  • Quantity Type: Single-Piece Work
  • Artist: Leon Collins
  • Size: Medium (up to 36in.)

African American Folk Art Painting by Leon Collins Giclee of Homestead Sunday

African American ORIGINAL Folk Art by Leon CollinsThat Dog a Yours 26.5 X35.5

African American ORIGINAL Folk Art by Leon CollinsThat Dog a Yours 26.5 X35.5
African American ORIGINAL Folk Art by Leon CollinsThat Dog a Yours 26.5 X35.5
African American ORIGINAL Folk Art by Leon CollinsThat Dog a Yours 26.5 X35.5
African American ORIGINAL Folk Art by Leon CollinsThat Dog a Yours 26.5 X35.5
African American ORIGINAL Folk Art by Leon CollinsThat Dog a Yours 26.5 X35.5

African American ORIGINAL Folk Art by Leon CollinsThat Dog a Yours 26.5 X35.5
This original painting by African American folk artist Leon Collins depicts one of his childhood memories of quarreling neighbors. Childhood memories constitute a large proportion of his works that includesimages of childhood friends in the smokehouse gang, his aunt and uncle, and his grandmother, Big Mamma, and her seven sisters laboring in the cotton fields. This 2017 painting by Navasota, Texas folk artist Leon Collins, is 26.5 by 38.25by ½, framed, acrylic on wood panel. The unframed dimensions are 23 ½ by 35 ½by 1/2. The metallic frame came with the painting from the artists studio and has several pinprick dents. An African, Leon Collins (1951-) is Navasotas local legend. While he has housed his Color of Life Gallery in several antique stores along East Washington Street, he is known for painting and displaying his treasures on the sidewalk in full view of passersby. According to fellow Navasota artist andsculptor Russell Cushman, Collins is the most successful artist in the Brazos Valley, and perhaps the most prolific artist that Texas has produced. Leon Collins is best known for portraying his many childhood memories, but his work includes a number of distinct phases and styles including the surreal, animal likenesses, and western themes. Collins is an amazingly productive artist, painting one or more works a day. He sells them as fast as he can paint them, so original works of his are rare and hard to find. His life and works have been featured in Images of America: Navasota by Robin and Joy Montgomery (2012), Texas Farm and Home Magazine, Texas Live Magazine, the Navasota CurrentRussell Cushmans blog, The Lufkin News, and the Navasota Examiner. His paintings have been shown in galleries from Bryan, Fort Worth, and Dallas, Texas to New York, Rhode Island and Connecticut. Local showings have included the Redbud Gallery of Houston, the Main Street Fort Worth Arts Festival, and Rice University. The item “African American ORIGINAL Folk Art by Leon CollinsThat Dog a Yours 26.5 X35.5″ is in sale since Sunday, September 9, 2018. This item is in the category “Art\Paintings”. The seller is “thefolkartstudio-4″ and is located in Pearland, Texas. This item can be shipped to United States, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Bangladesh, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Nicaragua, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Viet nam, Uruguay, Canada, South africa, Colombia, Barbados, Bermuda, Cayman islands, Sri lanka, Maldives, Oman, Reunion.
  • Medium: Acrylic
  • Subject: People
  • Style: Folk Art
  • Region of Origin: US
  • Listed By: Dealer or Reseller
  • Painting Surface: Wood
  • Features: Framed
  • Color: Multi-Color
  • Year: 2017
  • Width (Inches): 38.25″
  • Date of Creation: 2000-Now
  • Height (Inches): 25.5″
  • Originality: Original
  • Artist: Leon Collins
  • Quantity Type: Single-Piece Work
  • Size: Medium (up to 36in.)

African American ORIGINAL Folk Art by Leon CollinsThat Dog a Yours 26.5 X35.5

African American Folk Art Painting by Leon Collins Giclee Reproduction

African American Folk Art Painting by Leon Collins Giclee Reproduction
African American Folk Art Painting by Leon Collins Giclee Reproduction
African American Folk Art Painting by Leon Collins Giclee Reproduction
African American Folk Art Painting by Leon Collins Giclee Reproduction
African American Folk Art Painting by Leon Collins Giclee Reproduction

African American Folk Art Painting by Leon Collins Giclee Reproduction
This selection is a Giclee reproduction on stretchedcanvas of Checkerboard Guitar, a 2016 painting by Navasota, Texas folk artistLeon Collins. It is 16 by 20 by 1, unframed. This standard size makes foreasy framing. It is one of his many paintingsthat celebrate the local music traditions. As Blues Capital of Texas, Navasota washome to the Navasota Blues Fest for many years. In this painting the guitar isthe real star. In reflecting on it, the artist recalls that in the old daysmusicians used anything they could find to fashion into instruments, includingwashboards and shovels. A number of his paintings also adorn the faces ofguitars and banjos. Other paintings with these themes include the surrealTaking Five (2018), Blues Time (2009), and Banjo Man (2016). The originalpainting is acrylic on canvas, 24 by 36, and is owned by a private collectorin Navasota. An African American, Leon Collins (1951-) isNavasotas local legend. While he has housed his Color of Life Gallery inseveral antique stores along East Washington Street, he is known for paintingand displaying his treasures on the sidewalk in full view of passersby. According to fellow Navasota artist andsculptor Russell Cushman, Collins is the most successful artist in the BrazosValley, and perhaps the most prolific artist that Texas has produced. LeonCollins is best known for portraying his many childhood memories, but his workincludes a number of distinct phases and styles. Collins is an amazinglyproductive artist, painting one or more works a day. He sells them as fast as he can paint them, so original works of his are rare and hard to find. His life and works havebeen featured in Images of America:Navasota by Robin and Joy Montgomery (2012), Texas Live Magazine, theNavasota CurrentRussell Cushmans blog, The Lufkin News, and the NavasotaExaminer. His paintings have been shown in galleries from Bryan, Fort Worth, and Dallas, Texas to New York, Rhode Island and Connecticut. Local showingshave included the Redbud Gallery of Houston, the Main Street Fort Worth ArtsFestival, and Rice University. The item “African American Folk Art Painting by Leon Collins Giclee Reproduction” is in sale since Sunday, August 19, 2018. This item is in the category “Art\Paintings”. The seller is “thefolkartstudio-4″ and is located in Pearland, Texas. This item can be shipped to United States, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, El salvador, Honduras, Jamaica, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Turks and caicos islands, Bangladesh, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Nicaragua, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Viet nam, Uruguay, Russian federation, Canada, South africa, Colombia, Antigua and barbuda, Saint lucia, Barbados, Bermuda, Cayman islands, Sri lanka, Maldives, Oman, Reunion.
  • Medium: Giclee
  • Subject: Music
  • Style: Folk Art
  • Region of Origin: US
  • Listed By: Dealer or Reseller
  • Painting Surface: Canvas
  • Color: Multi-Color
  • Year: 2016
  • Width (Inches): 16 inches
  • Date of Creation: 2000-Now
  • Height (Inches): 20 inches
  • Originality: Reproduction
  • Artist: Leon Collins
  • Quantity Type: Single-Piece Work
  • Size: Medium (up to 36in.)

African American Folk Art Painting by Leon Collins Giclee Reproduction

African American Folk Art Painting by Leon Collins Giclee of PAYDAY framed

African American Folk Art Painting by Leon Collins Giclee of PAYDAY framed
African American Folk Art Painting by Leon Collins Giclee of PAYDAY framed
African American Folk Art Painting by Leon Collins Giclee of PAYDAY framed
African American Folk Art Painting by Leon Collins Giclee of PAYDAY framed
African American Folk Art Painting by Leon Collins Giclee of PAYDAY framed
African American Folk Art Painting by Leon Collins Giclee of PAYDAY framed
African American Folk Art Painting by Leon Collins Giclee of PAYDAY framed

African American Folk Art Painting by Leon Collins Giclee of PAYDAY framed
This selection is a framed Giclee reproduction on stretched canvas of Pay Day, a 2016 painting by Navasota, Texas folk artist Leon Collins. The canvas is 16 by 20 by 1 unframed and 21 by 25 framed. It is framed in a beautiful mahogany veneer with bronze accents, ready to hang. It is one of a limited series of Collins paintings that celebrate the heyday of African culture by creating figures to resemble traditional African sculpture. Others in this series include The Conversation (2016, see picture #5) and Banana Boat (2016, see picture #6). The original painting is acrylic on canvas, also16 by 20, and resides in a private collection in Navasota, Texas. An African American, Leon Collins (1951-, see picture #7) is Navasotas local legend. While he has housed his Color of Life Gallery in several antique stores along East Washington Street, he is known for painting and displaying his treasures on the sidewalk in full view of passersby. According to fellow Navasota artist and sculptor Russell Cushman, Collins is the most successful artist in the Brazos Valley, and perhaps the most prolific artist that Texas has produced. Leon Collins is best known for portraying his many childhood memories, but his work includes a number of distinct phases and styles. Collins is an amazingly productive artist, painting one or more works a day. He sells them as fast as he can paint them, so original works of his are hard to find. His life and works have been featured in Images of America: Navasota by Robin and Joy Montgomery (2012), Texas Farm and Home Magazine (September, 2018), South Central Texas Live Magazine (February, 2009), the Navasota CurrentRussell Cushmans blog, The Lufkin News, and the Navasota Examiner (December 3, 2008). His paintings have been shown in galleries from Bryan, Fort Worth, and Dallas, Texas to New York, Rhode Island and Connecticut. Local showings have included the Redbud Gallery of Houston, the Main Street Fort Worth Arts Festival, and Rice University. The item “African American Folk Art Painting by Leon Collins Giclee of PAYDAY framed” is in sale since Wednesday, September 5, 2018. This item is in the category “Art\Paintings”. The seller is “thefolkartstudio-4″ and is located in Pearland, Texas. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, El salvador, Honduras, Jamaica, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Turks and caicos islands, Bangladesh, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Nicaragua, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Viet nam, Uruguay, Russian federation.
  • Medium: Acrylic
  • Subject: People
  • Style: Folk Art
  • Region of Origin: US
  • Listed By: Dealer or Reseller
  • Painting Surface: Canvas
  • Features: Framed
  • Color: Multi-Color
  • Year: 2016
  • Width (Inches): 21″
  • Date of Creation: 2000-Now
  • Height (Inches): 25″
  • Originality: Reproduction
  • Artist: Leon Collins
  • Quantity Type: Single-Piece Work
  • Size: Medium (up to 36in.)

African American Folk Art Painting by Leon Collins Giclee of PAYDAY framed

African American Folk Art Painting by Leon CollinsGiclee of Banjo Man 8X10

African American Folk Art Painting by Leon CollinsGiclee of Banjo Man 8X10
African American Folk Art Painting by Leon CollinsGiclee of Banjo Man 8X10
African American Folk Art Painting by Leon CollinsGiclee of Banjo Man 8X10
African American Folk Art Painting by Leon CollinsGiclee of Banjo Man 8X10
African American Folk Art Painting by Leon CollinsGiclee of Banjo Man 8X10
African American Folk Art Painting by Leon CollinsGiclee of Banjo Man 8X10
African American Folk Art Painting by Leon CollinsGiclee of Banjo Man 8X10

African American Folk Art Painting by Leon CollinsGiclee of Banjo Man 8X10
This selection is a Giclee reproduction on stretchedcanvas of Banjo Man, a 2016 painting by Navasota, Texas folk artist Leon Collins. It is 8 by 10 by 1/2, unframed. This standard size makes for easyframing. It is one of his many paintings that celebrate the local music traditions. As Blues Capital of Texas, Navasota was home to the Navasota Blues Fest for many years. Note the banjo instrument; in reflecting on it, the artist recalls that in the old days, musicians usedanything they could find to fashion into instruments, including washboards and shovels. A number of his paintings also adorn the faces of guitars and banjos. Other paintings with these themes include Blues Time (2015, see picture 5), and Checkerboard Guitar (2016, see picture 6). The original painting is acrylic on canvas, approximately 24 by 36, and resides in an unknown collection. An African American, Leon Collins (1951-, see picture7) is Navasotas local legend. While he has housed his Color of Life Gallery inseveral antique stores along East Washington Street, he is known for painting and displaying his treasures on the sidewalk in full view of passersby. According to fellow Navasota artist and sculptor Russell Cushman, Collins is the most successful artist in the BrazosValley, and perhaps the most prolific artist that Texas has produced. LeonCollins is best known for portraying his many childhood memories, but his work includes a number of distinct phases and styles. Collins is an amazinglyproductive artist, painting one or more works a day. He sells them as fast as he can paint them, so original works of his are rare and hard to find. His life and works havebeen featured in Images of America:Navasota by Robin and Joy Montgomery (2012), Texas Farm and Home Magazine, TexasLive Magazine, the Navasota CurrentRussell Cushmans blog, The Lufkin News, and the Navasota Examiner. His paintings have been shown in galleries fromBryan, Fort Worth, and Dallas, Texas to New York, Rhode Island and Connecticut. Local showings have included the Redbud Gallery of Houston, the Main Street Fort Worth Arts Festival, and Rice University. The item “African American Folk Art Painting by Leon CollinsGiclee of Banjo Man 8X10″ is in sale since Monday, September 10, 2018. This item is in the category “Art\Paintings”. The seller is “thefolkartstudio-4″ and is located in Pearland, Texas. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, El salvador, Honduras, Jamaica, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Turks and caicos islands, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Viet nam, Uruguay, Russian federation.
  • Medium: Acrylic
  • Subject: Musicians
  • Style: Folk Art
  • Region of Origin: US
  • Listed By: Dealer or Reseller
  • Painting Surface: Canvas
  • Features: Signed
  • Color: Multi-Color
  • Year: 2016
  • Width (Inches): 8″
  • Date of Creation: 2000-Now
  • Height (Inches): 10″
  • Originality: Reproduction
  • Artist: Leon Collins
  • Quantity Type: Single-Piece Work
  • Size: Small (up to 12in.)

African American Folk Art Painting by Leon CollinsGiclee of Banjo Man 8X10

African Ghana Movie Poster folk outsider painted canvas Fist of The North Star

African Ghana Movie Poster folk outsider painted canvas Fist of The North Star
African Ghana Movie Poster folk outsider painted canvas Fist of The North Star

African Ghana Movie Poster folk outsider painted canvas Fist of The North Star
African kente and textiles. Brass / Bronze / Lost wax. Oil paint / Ghana Signboards. Wood and other Artifacts. Art Movie posters Ghana. Tuareg Art and Crafts. African Ghana Movie Poster folk outsider painted canvas Fist of The North Star. FIST OF THE NORTH STAR This a beautiful oil painted on canvas poster painted in Ghana West Africa. DETAILS FOR THIS FILM AND POSTER: Film: FIST OF THE NORTH STAR ACTION Poster: Hand Painted in Ghana by ADOMAKO for SLY FOX Video Club. Size: Art size 54″ x 40″ (137 cm x 101 cm). Condition: In good condition, with some damages, some holes specially at the ends, some repairs, in some places the paint is off and signs of wear in the art work due to usage. This is not a print! Its a real oil paint! A real piece of Authentic African Art! This type of posters are highly collectible and many times displayed in Museums all over the world! With the arrival of video and video cassettes during 1980s In Ghana (West Africa) a small-scale film distribution / mobile Cinema was created. This small size mobile “Cinema” operators were equipped with a television a Video and sometimes with a small portable generator and were moving from town to town from village to village operating and showing their films! (During the day inside social clubs or houses and during the night in the open air). In order to attract more customers and in order to advertise their mission and business the need of huge posters was created and born. Talented artists after viewing the film were creating large size posters using oil paint on canvas (Because of unavailability and high cost of imported canvas , The artists were using used flour sacks sewn together). The artist had the freedom to add or change scenes seen or not seen in the film in order to make the poster more attractive (This is the reason that this hand painted posters are more interesting as ART than the normal posters since each of this hand painted poster is UNIQUE and except the film content it also express the artist himself). These posters were rolled or folded and easy to move around with the mobile Cinema. Because of the posters ” hard ” life (Folded or rolled, under the rain and sun and display for several months during their rounds all over Ghana) most of the surviving posters have damage at the end of the canvas, peelings, cracking and other damages. By the mid 1990s the mobile Cinema business declined and almost collapsed since television and video was more widely available in Ghana. The profits of the mobile Cinema operators were also reduced and they were not able to afford the “expensive” talented artists to paint their posters anymore. At the present days they have to rely with Photocopy paper posters in order to survive and reduce cost. For more information concerning this type of art please read: ” Extreme Canvas: Hand-Painted Movie Poster from Ghana ” with over 350 colorful examples of this unique posters. Sign up to our newsletter for special deals. Powered by SixBit’s eCommerce Solution. The item “African Ghana Movie Poster folk outsider painted canvas Fist of The North Star” is in sale since Tuesday, February 19, 2019. This item is in the category “Art\Art Posters”. The seller is “ethnic*art*gallery” and is located in GR. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Originality: Hand painting
  • Subject: Movie Posters
  • Style: Contemporary Art
  • Date of Creation: 2000-2010
  • Original/Reproduction: Original
  • Framed/Unframed: Unframed
  • Material: Fabric
  • Size: Large (up to 60in.)
  • Features: Hand Painted
  • Poster: Canvas from Used flour sacks
  • Uses: Movie Promotion
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: Ghana
  • Color: Multi-Color

African Ghana Movie Poster folk outsider painted canvas Fist of The North Star