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THE AFRICAN ART MARKETPLACE


   We feature a range of African art from the established to the relatively unknown artists. We offer a limited
  number of original African art and creative works in canvas, paper , fabric, mixed media and photography
and have chosen natural, rural, township city and/or nature themes.


     Here are some of my favorite Artists:


Stanley Mawelela

Art-Stanlet-Mawelela-3-Musicians
3 Musicians: Acrylic on Canvass

Stanley Mawelela, born in Zambia in 1973. He is a graduate of the National Art Gallery Workshops, a school jointly run by B.A.T. and The National Gallery of Zimbabwe.

Stanley returned to Zambia where worked with William Miko, the Zambian Arts Council President. For over ten years he participated in many group shows, including the Henry Tayali and Mpapa Gallery’s exhibitions. His work was included in the 1993 Annual Heritage Exhibition in Zimbabwe and a solo exhibition in 2000 at Belvedere.

Stanley has been commissioned to do murals for various companies in Zimbabwe. He has exhibited in many galleries throughout South Africa and his works are in public and private collections around the world. Here is a small sample of his works in acrylic on paper and canvas.
                                       

              *CLICK HERE TO VISIT AND BUY* : Stanley Mawelela's Art Online

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Godfrey Ndaba


The art of Godfrey Ndaba has been shown in Germany, Israel, Greece, United States and South Africa. His first solo exhibition being in 1972, which was a sell out. Today Godfrey Sipho Ndaba' s work features in many galleries and collections such as, ABSA Bank Collection, The University of Fort Hare, The Sanlam Art Collection, Rand Reality Collection and many others, including the private collection of Thabo Mbeki, the former president of South Africa.


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FA142

"It's a New Day"

Original Pastel on paper
Artist: Godfrey Ndaba
Size:
approx 8.5" X 11.5"

Our Price:
$ 225




G-Ndaba-art
Item No: FA143

"Musicians"
Original Pastel on paper
Artist: Godfrey Ndaba
Size: approx 8.5" X 11.5"

 
Our Price: $175.00



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Sheila Wise Rowe
Trained in US and South Africa. In the United States she was former member of Boston Afro-American Artists. She has exhibited at Boston Public Library, Copley Square Art in the Park. In South Africa she has exhibited at The Art Place, Rosebank Market and The Beehive.  Her work is held in private collections and in the permanent collections.


braided-girl-print
Item no.:FA101

Title: Braids   (acrylic on canvas)
Artist:    Sheila Wise Rowe (USA/S. Africa)
Size: approx 20" X 24"


Special Price:    $190.00




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walking-women

Item no.:PS101

Title:     Walking Mothers

Artist:    P. Soza (Acrylic) 39.5"h x33"w

Price:     WAS $505.00  NOW $300.00



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giraffe-mask


Item no.:FA104

Item: Wooden Giraffe Mask

Hand-carved in Kenya, this Giraffe Mask personifies every detail of the famous African animal. Something that is memorable and gives a touch of Africa to any home! 14" Tall.

Price:     $28.00



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     recycled-metal-work-paper-box-frame    

  


Item no.:FA105

Item:  "Abstraction"  
(Recycled Mixed media Metal and Paper Art)

Artist:    Sheila Wise Rowe (South Africa)
Size: approx 20" X 24"


Price:   Only $ 250


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massai-warrior-batik


Item no.:JT100

Item:     Massai Warriors

Artist:   Original Batik vibrantly depicts the Massai people with this hand.
Made in Burkina Faso, size: 10" X 32"

Price:     $18.00



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rose-watercolor



Item no.:JT101

Item: Rose Still Life (acrylic on canvass)

Artist:    Sheila Wise Rowe (US and South Africa)
Size: approx 16" X 18"


Price:     138.00


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man-with-oranges


Item no.:B101

Item:     Sweetwater, South Africa (photograph)

Artist:    B. Larson
Size: 8.5"h x 11"w

Price:     $28.00


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ndebele-painting


Item no.:PS112

Item: Ndebele Y (Acrylic) 

Artist:    Sheila Wise Rowe (USA/South Africa)
Size:      Aroximately 39.5"h x 33"w

Price:     $300.00


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african-spear


Item no.:FA111

Item: African Spear ( made of wood, metal, beads and hide)

Artist:    Created by skilled warriors in Kenya).

Only for the Brave!
Own a symbol of courage and artistry with this unbelievable hand-made spear. The handle of the spear has a wood-burned design that intensifies its uniqueness. Similar to the ones used by Maasai warriors throughout Africa.

Please keep out of reach of children. Approx. 3-4 feet long. Made in Kenya.

Price:     $38.00


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Lion-art


Item no.:FA122

Item: Aslan (acrylic and watercolor original)

Artist:    Sheila Wise Rowe (USA and South Africa) 8.5" x 11"

Price:     $45.00


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market-batik


Item no.:FA103

Item: Market Day 2 

An African marketplace is captured beautifully in this hand-crafted batik painting. 10" X 32". Made in Burkina Faso.

Price:     $18.00


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african-figurines


Item no.:FA106

Item:     Set of four figurines of Villagers

Artist:    These hand-made set of 4 colorful Banana Leaf figures measure 7" high. Hang anywhere to add a fun Africa vibe. Made in Kenya. 

Price:     $23.00


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african-wedding-party


Item no.:FA107

Item:  African Wedding Party (Acrylic and texture medium on
         canvass box frame)

Artist: Stanley Mawelela
Size: approx 11" X 13"


Price:     $280.00


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woman-praying-scupltue


Item no.:FA108

Item: Prayer Warrior (Ebony Wood)

Ebony Praying Woman 8 1/2" Noble, simple, powerfully inspirational. Hand crafted in Mali from authentic ebony, an exceptionally hard and beautiful wood found only in the Saharan desert regions of Africa. A must-have conversation piece excellent for office and home. Made in Mali.

$38.00


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Banana-leaf-artwork



Item no.:FA109

Item:   Set of 5  Village Life Scenes

Five unframed banana leaf collage paintings, each work is individually created. Each is approximately 12” x 10”
 

Price:     $40.00 for set of 5



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African-comb-painting


Item no.:FA110

Item: African Comb (Acrylic on canvass board)
     
Artist:    Sheila Wise Rowe (USA/S. Africa)
Size: approx 16" X 32"

Price:     $145.00
 

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African-road


Item no.:FA111

Item:     African Road Limpopo (Photograph) 

Artist:    Sheila Wise Rowe (USA/S. Africa)
size 8.5 X 11 inches

Price:     $25.00


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african-textile-art


Item no.:FA112

Item:    Safari Sunset
           (African Textile and Beaded Art), made in South Africa

Artist: Sheila Rowe (USA/S. Africa)
Size: approx 8.5" X 11.5"


Price:     $128.00


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massai-shield-ainting


Item no.:FA113

Item: Massai Warrior Shield  (Acrylic on Canvass)

A striking painting of Massai Warrior Shield. 

Artist: Sheila Rowe (USA/S. Africa)
Size: approx 20" X 28"


Price:     $140.00