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Adinkra Mystery

Steven Kitumbo

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Once upon a time, in the vibrant heart of Ghana, a local artist discovered a profound connection with the ancient Adinkra symbols. These symbols, each representing a specific concept or idea, resonated deeply with the artist. Inspired, the artist decided to bring these symbols to life through a series of paintings. 

In the vibrant heart of Ghana, a local artist discovered a profound connection with the ancient Adinkra symbols. These visual symbols, each representing a specific concept or idea, were originally created by the Gyaman people of Ghana and Côte d’Ivoire. Traditionally, these symbols were featured on cloth worn by royals to important ceremonies.

Feeling inspired by the cultural significance of these symbols, the artist embarked on a journey to bring them to life through a series of paintings. Each painting is a labor of love, meticulously crafted using acrylic on canvas. The artist chose a palette of bold colors, drawing inspiration from the traditional Adinkra symbols themselves.

The artist paid special attention to the fine details when rendering the symbols, ensuring authenticity and precision. This dedication to detail is evident in each stroke, each line, each curve. The paintings are not just visually appealing, but they also carry a depth of meaning and symbolism.

Popular Adinkra symbols such as Gye Nyame, which expresses the omnipotence of God, Sankofa, which signifies learning from the past, Dwennimmen, which represents strength with humility, and Adinkrahene, a symbol for authority, leadership, and charisma, are incorporated into the artwork.

The artist paid special attention to the fine details when rendering the symbols, ensuring authenticity and precision. This dedication to detail is evident in each stroke, each line, each curve. The paintings are not just visually appealing, but they also carry a depth of meaning and symbolism.

These paintings are more than just decorative pieces. They are a celebration of culture, a tribute to tradition, and a testament to the artist's skill and creativity. Owning one of these paintings means owning a piece of history, a piece of culture, and a piece of art that tells a story.

So, why not bring a piece of this rich cultural heritage into your home? These paintings are now available for purchase. Don't miss this opportunity to own a unique piece of art that is as meaningful as it is beautiful.


SPECIFICATIONS:

Medium: Painting : oil, acrylic, ink
Themes: Handmade African Art
Support: Canvas
Type: Unique work
Framing: Not framed
Payment:
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Shipping: Will be shipped inside a secure tube
Origin:
Handcrafted in Tanzania
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Collections: Abstract African Art

Type: African Art

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