Geopardy II Israel Padonu - Afrikanizm

Geopardy II

Israel Padonu


Painting, Mixed Media on Canvas

Size: 61 W x 61 H cm / 24 W x 24 H in

Ships in a crate

About The Artwork

Through their abstract mixed-media compositions, the artist delves into the enduring impact of the transatlantic slave trade and colonialism on their ancestral homeland. Their visual expressions serve as metaphors, intricately weaving the echoes of decay and societal complexities of contemporary realities within the historical context.

Inspired by artists like Anselm Kiefer and Mark Bradford, the artist's creative process involves imbuing profound thoughts and meanings into the materiality and layered textures of their artworks.

Key themes prominently featured in their creations include Time, Memory, Black Consciousness, Self-Emancipation, and Identity. These thematic explorations invite viewers to engage with the intricate layers and complexities embedded within the artwork, fostering reflective dialogue on these profound concepts.

Originally created: 2023
Subject: Social
Material: Canvas
Medium: Fabric Strips, Corrugated Cardboard, Papier-Mâché and Acrylic
Styles: Abstract, Conceptual, Modern, Expressionism

Details & Dimensions

Painting: Fabric Strips, corrugated cardboard, papier-mâché and acrylic on Canvas
Original: One-of-a-kind Artwork
Size: 61 W x 61 H cm
Frame: Not Framed
Ready to Hang: Yes
Packaging: Ships in a crate

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Delivery Cost: Shipping is included.

Handling: Ships in a crate. Artists are responsible for packaging and adhering to Afrikanizm Art’s packaging guidelines.

Ships From: Nigeria

Customs: Shipments from Nigeria may experience delays due to country's regulations for exporting valuable artworks.

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My abstract mixed-media works delve into the memory of the devastating impact of transatlantic slave trade and colonialism on my ancestral homeland. My visual vocabularies is a metaphorical expression of the rots, rusts and ruins of my contemporary sociopolitical realities, within the context of the impact of the transatlantic slave trade and colonialism.

Israel Padonu


Israel Padonu

Israel's current and ongoing body of works is influenced by the need to merge his creative exploration with contemporary needs that ultimately contribute to the social and mental well-being of his audience and humanity at large, creating art that serves a higher purpose. Through his art, he seeks to address societal issues, promote unity, and inspire positive change.

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