New work

                                                                                    African Artwork by Margrit
Surma Girl, Omo Valley, EthiopiaSurma Girl, Omo Valley, Ethiopia,Watercolor,12″ x 16″                                                 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                               

                                                                                          Surma Child, Omo Valley, Ethiopia

20150511_183224-1Watercolor

11″ x 14″

Karo Girl, Ethiopia

Karo Girl, Ethiopia, Omo Valley

African Artwork by Margrit

“Karo Girl”, Ethiopia, Omo Valley


Watercolor

11″ x 14″

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

African Artwork by Margrit

“Karo Girl”, Ethiopia, Omo Valley

Isn’t she extraordinary?

I loved to paint her with her

flamboyant head decoration.

I painted her with watercolor because I knew

it was the best medium

to show her delicate features and the flower decoration.

Watercolor

11″ x 14″

Flamboyant fashion statements, Karo Girl, Ethiopoia

DASANECH GIRL

DASANECH GIRL

African Artwork by Margrit

“Dasanech Girl”, Ethiopia, Omo Valley

 

 

Watercolor

11″ x 14″

“Les enfants terrible”, Homage to Klimt”

 

African Artwork by Margrit

“Les Enfants terribles”

“Homage to Klimt”

Mixed Media

I used Palm bark, fabric, paper, tiles, Acrylic, gold powder

11″ x 36″

African Artwork by Margrit

“Estrellita, doesn’t she looks lovely?”

Doesn’t she looks lovely? with all her decorations.

I painted her with acrylic paint, used tiles, fabric, paper, bark to make her glow like a “Estrellita” in the universe.

Mixed media

12″ x 12″



Going back to our roots

African Artwork by Margrit

“Going back to our roots”

Mixed media

I used Acrylic paint, paper, fabric, tile and palm bark on wood.

7″ x 15″



African princess

African Artwork by Margrit

“African princess”

Isn’t she beautiful?

I painted her with acrylic paint and attaches paper raffia, a seashell, nails, screws and fabric.

It is a mixed media painting on a wooden box.

13″ x 13″ without the seashell

Baby we’ve got a date

African Artwork by Margrit

“Baby, we’ve got a date”

Mixed media on board

24″ x 24″


mirror, mirror on the wall

African Artwork by Margrit

“Mirror, mirror on the wall,..”

Mixed Media on board

14″ x 24″


The caravansary

African Artwork by Margrit

“The Caravansary”

Mixed media on board

"One love"

“One love”

 

African Artwork by Margrit

“One Love”

Mixed media

10″ x 10″

 

 

 

 

 

fetish 2 rot

“Fetish”

 

 

 

African Artwork by Margrit

“I’ve got you Babe”.

As I was painting I was listening to Lucky Dube ‘ s song: “I’ve got you Babe”.

I love this song.

Mixed Media on Wood 5.5″ x 23.5″

Let’s dance

African Artwork by Margrit

“Let’s dance’

Mixed Media on Wood

22″ x 15″

splendour and redemption

splendour and redemption

 

 

African Artwork by Margrit

“Splendour and Redemption”

Mixed Media

20″ x 20″

 

Surma man

African Artwork by Margrit

“Surma man”

Ethiopia, Omo Valley

Watercolor

11″ x 14″

Homage to Matisse

African Artwork by Margrit

“Homage to Matisse”

Mixed Media

17″ x 20″

Somali woman, Ethiopia

African Artwork by Margrit

“Somali woman”, Ethiopia

Watercolor

11″ x 14″

Female fetish

African Artwork by Margrit

“Female Fetish”

Mixed media

I was inspired by the Nkondi Figure from the Congo

6″ x 23″

Male Fetish , “It’s a Boy”

African Artwork by Margrit

“It’s a Boy”, male Fetish

Mixed Media

6″ x 19″


male fetish


African Artwork by Margrit “Surma Boy”Mixed Media on Canvas16″ x 14″Surma Boy finished 1a 

 

 

Surma man fetish

African Artwork by Margrit

“Surma man Fetish”

Mixed Media

14″ x 24″


woman from South Africa

African Artwork by Margrit

“Woman from South Africa”

Watercolor

11″ x 14″

African Artwork by Margrit “In the Heart of the Moon”Mixed Media on Board14 1/2″ x 24″In-the-Heart-of-the-Moon-2 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

African Artwork by Margrit

“Fetish”

Mixed Media on Board

11 1/2″ x 24″

new mixed media painting

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Die Nachtigall,j Homage to Chagall

 

GL1a

African Artwork by Margrit

“Homage to Chagall”

“Die Nachtigall”

“The Nightingale’

Mixed Media on board

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mixed Media on Canvas,

 

 

 

Collage

20″ x 20″

 

 

 

 

 

Homage to Paul Klee

African Artwork by Margrit

“Homage to Paul Klee”,

Collage-mixed media painting

on canvas

10″ x 10″

Homage to Paul Klee

African Artwork by Margrit

“Homage to Paul Klee II”,

Collage mixed media painting

10″ x 10″


African Artwork by Margrit

“Could you be loved”

MIxed Media on board

11′ x 11″

Could you be loved

 

 

 

fetish3African Artwork by Margrit

“Fetsh”, “Come fly with me”

Mixed Media on board

African Artwork by Margrit

Le petit bazar

“Le petit Bazar”

Mixed media

12 1/2″ x 14″

Luminous Night

African Artwork by Margrit

“Luminous Night”

Mixed media

10″ x 17″

African Artwork by Margrit

I love Klimt

“I love  Klimt”

Mixed media

12″ x 13″

African Artwork by Margrit

Maasai girl

Maasai Girl”

Watercolor 

10″ x 14″

African Artwork by Margrit

Mixed Media

"Remember me",

“Remember me”,

African Artwork by Margrit

“Dasanech Girl”, Ethiopia

Watercolor

Dasanech Girl portrait  finished