Discover African Art - TingaTinga African Art

Discover African Art

What do you think of when you hear the word art? While most people think of paintings like The Starry Night or Mona Lisa, we have come to think of art in a much broader view. Figural things things like carvings, masks, textiles and even furniture are someones pieces of artwork. Many of the knowledge and skills used to create these artworks have been passed down through generations, making them even more intriguing. 

In Africa, many artists are taught from the time they are children how to create the masterpieces you see today. Statues that are created to house a loved ones spirit, or an architectural post that is carved to support a religious dwelling. The time and effort and creativity that these artists put into their work is absolutely amazing. What’s even more, the majority of these pieces are created for a purpose.  

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Size Guide

Centimeters (CM)

Inches (IN)

50CM x 40CM

19 11/16 in X 15 3/4 in

50CM x 50CM

19 11/16 in X 19 11/16 in

60CM x 60CM

23 5/8 in X 23 5/8 in

70CM x 50CM

27 9/16 in X 19 11/16 in

80CM x 60CM

31 1/2 in X 23 5/8 in

100CM x 80CM

39 3/8 in X 31 1/2 in

140CM x 110CM

55 1/8 in X 43 5/16 in