Set towards daring, impasto backdrops, Otis Kwame Kye Quaicoe’s portraits emphasize the topics’ spirits, their emotional states and idiosyncracies conveyed by facial features, gesture, and clothes—striped fits, wide-brimmed hats, and brilliant purple bandanas tied round their necks. He renders figures in shades of grey, portray distinctive artworks that embrace the multitudes of Black life by placing and highly effective depictions. The purpose, the Ghanaian artist (previously) stated in an interview with Juxtapoz, is “to seize what they wish to say however can not say in only one picture. In order that if you see the determine or the portray, you marvel who the particular person is.”
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