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Marcus Garvey

Kolongi Braithwaite
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A noble and colorful work of art that pays tribute to the life and legacy of the celebrated pan-Africanist and black nationalist Marcus Garvey. He is depicted sitting on a royal throne and around him are other African American leaders that incorporated some of his ideas into their movements and also images from Ancient Egypt and Africa. We all need to learn more about the United Negro Improvement Association's founder and his thoughts on how to achieve independence for our community.

This is an open edition giclee on paper. Measures 28x22 inches (image size); 29.25x23.25 (paper size).

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Description

A noble and colorful work of art that pays tribute to the life and legacy of the celebrated pan-Africanist and black nationalist Marcus Garvey. He is depicted sitting on a royal throne and around him are other African American leaders that incorporated some of his ideas into their movements and also images from Ancient Egypt and Africa. We all need to learn more about the United Negro Improvement Association's founder and his thoughts on how to achieve independence for our community.

This is an open edition giclee on paper. Measures 28x22 inches (image size); 29.25x23.25 (paper size).

Specs.
Edition Open Edition
Framed Unframed
Height 22 inches
Length 28 inches
Medium Paper
Signed Unsigned
SKU kolongi-marcusgarvey
Year Released 2019
Kolongi Braithwaite
Kolongi emigrated from Barbados with a single purpose to establish himself as an international artist, with the chief focus on original artwork and prints. Kolongi's work emphasizes the compelling heritage and culture of the African American experience. Kolongi’s interest in art started at an early age. At eight years of age Kolongi was awarded first prize in a country wide Barbadian competition. Self taught without the benefit of traditional teachers, Kolongi has forged his own style for which he continues to receive international recognition. The diverse subject matter of Kolongi's work includes Family, Culture, Spirituality and the Black Experience. Kolongi uses oils, on canvas to convey his messages. Kolongi’s motivation is to project positive images. In this way Kolongi contributes to the education of all people about the greatness of the African Culture. Kolongi's motto is “make wise use of your time
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