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I be wonderingDimension: 127 x 93.9 cm • 50x37 inches
$5 400.00 inc. tax
Aliu Olatunji’s “I Be Wondering” is a masterful creation that skillfully combines charcoal, acrylic, and oil on canvas to present a captivating portrait of a young black woman. With her intense gaze and exaggerated lipstick, she invites viewers into a world of contemplation and curiosity. The rich and symbolic mosaic background, dominated by shades of purple, underscores the significance of sisterhood and shared experiences. This artwork stands as a testament to the artist’s skill, creativity, and ability to evoke thought and emotion through a harmonious blend of mediums and compelling imagery.
“I be wondering” is created by Aliu Olatunji
“I Be Wondering” stands as a captivating masterpiece within the prestigious Artkofa online art gallery, crafted by the talented Nigerian artist Aliu Olatunji. This original mixed media painting, skillfully combining charcoal, acrylic, and oil on canvas, unveils a striking portrait of a young black woman whose gaze engages the viewer with magnetic intensity.
In this figurative artwork, the subject’s features are delicately rendered, with a particular emphasis on her pronounced lipstick, capturing a sense of confidence and allure. The artist’s skillful use of mixed media brings depth and texture to the woman’s visage, adding an element of three-dimensionality to her expression.
The backdrop of the painting is a mesmerizing mosaic of colors, predominantly purple, which alludes to the powerful bond of sisterhood among women. This artistic choice is both visually striking and symbolically rich, evoking a sense of unity, strength, and shared experiences that transcend the canvas.
Aliu Olatunji’s unique approach to portraying the young black woman invites contemplation and sparks curiosity. The exaggerated lipstick serves as a visual focal point, inviting viewers to delve into the emotions and thoughts that the subject’s gaze elicits.
“I Be Wondering” not only captivates with its artistic mastery but also carries a deeper narrative that resonates with themes of identity, empowerment, and introspection. The artist’s technique skillfully blends various mediums to create a harmonious and dynamic composition that draws the viewer’s attention and stirs the imagination.
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|Dimensions||127 × 93.9 cm|
Sold with certificate of Authenticity from the Artist and Artkofa
127 x 93.9 cm • 50×37 inches
Not framed (Shipped in a tube)
Charcoal and acrylics on acid free paper
Hand-signed by artist