FREEDOM DENIED, 2023

$234.79 Vat Ex.

Medium: Charcoal & graphite on paper

Only 1 left in stock

Report Abuse

Description

In this poignant and thought-provoking piece of art, the drawing captures the essence of a weathered old man, bearing witness to the world’s struggles. With his face obscured by hands that symbolize a deep sense of despair, the artist effectively portrays the weight of his emotions. His gaze, directed towards Kenya, conveys a profound connection to a land plagued by unkept promises, environmental concerns, economic hardships, and the scourge of war.

Every line etched upon the old man’s face reflects a lifetime of experiences, resilience, and wisdom. My skillful use of shading and fine details effortlessly brings forth the pain and disappointment that lie within the old man’s eyes. As his eyes are teary, it serves as a potent metaphor for the collective sorrow felt by humanity in the face of these pressing issues.

The drawing, despite capturing moments of anguish and disillusionment, carries a message of awareness and empathy. Through evocative imagery, viewers are compelled to confront the harsh realities of our world. It serves as a reminder of the urgent need for compassion, unity, and a collective effort to address the challenges we face.

In this mesmerizing artwork, the old man becomes a symbol of resilience and a catalyst for change. His presence encourages viewers to reflect upon their roles in shaping a better future. It stands as a testament to the power of art to convey profound emotions, ignite conversations, and inspire action.

Additional information

Weight 2 kg
Dimensions 25.4 × 35.56 cm
Artwork Year of Creation

2023

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Only logged in customers who have purchased this product may leave a review.

Seller Information

  • Store Name: Kelvin Wamae
  • Seller: Kelvin Wamae
  • No ratings found yet!

Product Location

Nigeria
No item was found!

If you need to return or exchange your order, we’re here to help! We offer free returns within 7 days of purchase for physical products. You can return your product for different product or a refund to the original payment method. However, please note that we can only accept items still in their original condition, and we will refund the full order amount minus the shipping costs for the return. 

NB: Digital items are NOT eligible for returns/refunds.

Product Enquiry

Your personal data will be used to support your experience throughout this website, to manage access to your account, and for other purposes described in our privacy policy

Nigerian Art - Creatives Auction

Stay in the know of the newest artwork & creatives on our platform!

 

Stay up-to-date with our weekly newsletter delivered to your inbox. You can unsubscribe at any time.

You have successfully subscribed!

Share This
Select your currency
< Back
There are no products in your cart.
Product total: $0.00
Pay now
0
0 items in your cart - $0.00
Pay now