Women's Identity VII Drawing Mwamba Chikwemba

Women's Identity VII

By: Mwamba Chikwemba

Regular price $2,550.00 Sale

'Women's Identity VII' by Mwamba Chikwemba

Year: 2016

Dimensions: 92 x 60 cm (36.2 x 23.6")

Medium: charcoal, acrylic on brown paper
'Women's Identity VII' by Mwamba Chikwemba colorful portrait of a black woman wearing a traditional African outfit. The artist focuses on subjects of femininity, authenticity, identity, and richness of black culture. Her models are often friends and relatives and noticing details of their behavior, style, and look, the artist enters a conversation about personal vs. collective, original vs. foreign, and authentic vs. standardized. Bright yellow color and graphic design of this drawing get lots of attention!

'There are no limitations when it comes to a woman and patterns. A woman can still maintain identity and beauty by simply choosing nice colors, add a little bit makeup well-tied headwrap, some women once they get married the even stop taking care of them self which is so common in my country' - M. Chikwemba

This is an original (unique) contemporary art piece that is in excellent condition (new). It is shipped directly from the artist's studio in Zambia along with a Certificate of Authenticity, signed and dated by the artist. You will receive the painting in a tube (unframed).