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  1. Owusu Ankomah

    Jun 27, 19 08:52 AM

    Owusu-Ankomah b 1956, Sekondi, Ghana. Most popularly renowned for his bold canvases, this contemporary African artist combines traditional Akan, adinkra symbols together with strong-bodied, male figur…

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    May 04, 19 10:15 AM

    This painting falls into the abstract category, it depicts social impact through thick impasto and rigorous brush strokes, the black represents the girls

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  3. Green Grub Art Gallery

    May 04, 19 10:12 AM

    At Green Grub, we exhibit great works from contemporary Nigerian Artists in the heart of the city, which is located in Maitama,Abuja. Our vision is to

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    May 01, 19 04:58 AM

    I am an Artist from Tanzania in East Africa. Dealing primarily with oil paintings and traditional Tanzanian relics, my work captures a combination of

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  5. WODAZ and the Abathwa

    Apr 26, 19 03:01 AM

    Reading this page gave me an insight on what to emphasize on as gap filling activities in the establishment of my organisation's Traditional Women Centre.

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  6. African Slavery and Contemporary African Art

    Apr 08, 19 10:40 AM

    African Slavery is a highly emotive subject which continues to affect and impact millions of people the world over.

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  7. African Slavery

    Apr 08, 19 10:14 AM

    African Slavery.... Slavery can be simply defined as the activity of having slaves or where individuals are owned by other individuals.

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  8. Chris Ibenegbu

    Apr 08, 19 03:00 AM

    Chris Ibenegbu is a Graphic artist, painter, art educator and educational technologist from the Department of Arts Education, University of Nigeria, Nsukka.

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  9. amado alfadni

    Mar 24, 19 07:54 AM

    Amado Alfadni is an Egyptian-born Sudanese visual artist; his work discusses the relationship between the included and the excluded, opening dialogue

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  10. African musical instruments

    Mar 15, 19 05:55 AM

    The following are some of the African musical instruments used throughout the continent, primarily sub-Saharan:

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