Black Paintings(43 items)
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Popular Black Paintings
Signed Original Painting of Pataxo Body Art, "Fight for Nature"$119.99
Working in a bold palette of red, yellow and black, artist Tohõ Pataxo in Brazil recreates the Pataxo style of body painting in this original acrylic on canvas painting. The indigenous Pataxo peoples are struggling to retain both their traditional lands and their cultural heritage. The artist says, "Body painting is a cultural asset of great value to the Pataxó, and represents part of our history, everyday feelings and the sacred. For a long time, the paintings were little used and almost lost. The community is making an effort to recover this tradition."
Fine Art Giclee Print of Woman Meditating near Wolf, "Still Silent I"$309.99
Wrapped in a red shawl, she kneels and meditates. "This is about the stillness that we need to maintain as humans, even though there may be storms around us, symbolized by the wolf," says C.F. John of his composition. This is the first of his "Still Silent" series, in which the talented Indian artist explores the balance between the rational and the emotional within human existence through a balance of planes, geometrical lines and shapes. India's Sadhana Jaipuria presents the painting as an archival print on canvas as a part of his gallery's collection. academic tradition and had his initiation in art under Jyothi Sahi at Silvepura Bangalore. He has co-authored a book with Tomas H Pruiksma as a conversation titled "Our Body and Our Earth" and was selected by BBC Radio 3 as one of twelve artists worldwide whose approaches have led to significant innovations in their field.
Brazil Signed Abstract Urban Scene Woodcut Print, "Fragmented Landscape"$259.99
Andre de Miranda explores urban architecture in a busy but harmonious ensemble of images. Emerging amid abstract shapes, doorways, windows, grille work, stairs and sloping roofs invite the viewer into a different world. "It is worth mentioning that, in spite of the formal concerns, when I convey an image, I invent the way I accomplish this," the Brazilian artist explains.
He works in the woodcut technique and presents the print in a pH neutral passe-partout.
Titled "Paisagem fragmentada" in Portuguese.
Indian Original Painting on Canvas Tree of Life in Red, "Before the Break of Dawn"$447.99
Dr. Sneh Gangal of India presents this painting, a technique that combines pen-and-ink drawing with painted shading. The result is a red and white illustration of the blossoming tree of life, rich with birds and flowers on a red background.