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Winter, 2013 News:
- Shipping most all African artworks from New York, we are pleased to hold our Site Wide Holiday Sale. Shop for hand painted, one- of-a-kind artworks from our curated artists in Africa. Browse our art to find the perfect piece for you or your loved one! Standard shipping is free worldwide!
- We are now offering over 150 of our sold & available paintings as prints on a separate, leading print art site, Fine Art America. Choose a custom print size & your choice of framing, all at rates lower than the originals on True African Art .com.
- See December's Newsletter here! Subscribe to future newsletters at the footer of any our webpages.
- Our Facebook "Village" is now over 14,000 members strong."Like" us today!
- Gathinja's enchanting paintings have inspired the creation of the character and children's book, "Hello Zuri" by Nancy Hahn, Owner and Founder of RainForest Books. "Hello Zuri" features Gathinja's endearing, evocative artwork and Hahn's poetic prose on every page as the young reader goes on the journey of self discovery through beauty and diversity. Coming Soon Worldwide, plus in the USA at Target and Barnes and Noble! See its cover to the right!
- We are now in partnership with most of our African artists to sell prints of their best artworks from this website onto Fine Art America .com There you can order quality prints of sold out and available African paintings, choose the size of the print you want, & even pick out your own frame and matting. Click the link here or go to their website and search for "True African Art." We currently have about 150 prints for sale there from our originals. In the months to come, we will continue to select and add to Fine Art America the best from our collection. Enjoy!
September 2013 News:
New African art paintings for sale!
Since September, 2013 we've posted just over 335 NEW paintings from Africa! For this latest stock, some are large, some are small, and some are prints from the Blue Rhino Map company. Take a look on the Home Page for the "New" sign and click the artist's name to see all their NEW paintings! Several of them have already sold but below is our definitive list of the new additions.
- SEPT 2013: 13 new, detailed watercolors by African artist, Jospeh Thiongo
- SEPT 2013: 19 new, bright and lively paintings by Maasai artist, Martin Bulinya.
- SEPT 2013: 6 new paintings by Wildlife painter, Wycliffe Ndwiga. 4 of those have sold, leaving 2 African paintings remaining.
- SEPT 2013: 4 paintings in the likeness of Sarah Shiundu, late mother to Rebecca, who now carryies on her Mother's legacy.
- 5 Large landscapes and a portrait of Nelson Mandela by NEW artist Evans Yegon from Kenya.
- 2 Abstracts by NEW artist Masoud from Tanzania.
- 1 An abstract portrait by NEW artist Bangie Faal from Senegal.
- 60 cards and bookmarks from NEW artist Nii Samuel from Ghana, priced at just $10 and $8.
- 6 Beautiful collage style paintings by Angu Walters from the Cameroon.
- 4 Medium size pieces from talented Ghanaian artist, Appiah Ntiaw.
- 50 new African watercolor artworks by Albert Lizah from Kenya at just $29 each.
- 25 new Maasai abstracts by John Ndambo from Kenya at just $39 each.
- 40 new Martin Bulinya' from Kenya on his Page 1 priced at $29 through $49. Martin also now has a NEW 4th Page with about 50 new original African paintings greeting cards, priced at just $10 each. They are beautiful!
Spring, 2013 News:
- Want to receive notices when we add new paintings? How about for special sales or major updates to our site? Now you can! At the footer of every webpage, there is a short form where you have the opportunity to sign up to receive such periodic notices. Be in the know with the leading African paintings gallery on the Internet. Sign up today!
|Beloved friend and one of our
African Artists, Sarah Shiundu,
passed away on March 8, 2013.
- Unfortunate News from Nairobi: One of our beloved friends & artist Sarah Shiundu, died on March 8, 2013 in Nairobi hospital after a long illness. We will miss Sarah's joy & laughter tremendously as she brightened & added happiness to our lives. For those of you who have purchased her artwork, please treasure it & pass it on to your future generations with Sarah's information, video interview, and pictures.To view Sarah's remaining African artworks, please see her Store Page.
- We have a new logo on the Home Page! An original African painting by watercolor artist Joseph Thiongo, we Photoshopped the image to make a beautiful, happy, and bright new logo.
January, 2013 News:
- For the more fine and distinct original African paintings we hold, their price is going unadvertised with an "Inquire" button in the "Add to Cart's" place. This will take you to the "Contact Us" form. Fill out your name, e-mail, and the name of the artist and painting you are inquiring about. We will reply within 18 hours, usually much less, with the recommended cost of the painting you seek.
Fall / Winter, 2012 News:
- We've added our 53rd artist! Welcome Abdul Badi! He hails from Brooklyn, New York and paints East Africa tribal paintings with precision and clear detail. Abdul has offered his fine art to us in the form of prints with various sizes. See Abdul's African paintings for sale here and his biographical information here.
- We've added a new African painting for sale! Visit Kennedy Waireri's Hugh Masekela jazz painting on our 25 Other Artists Page. It's a beautiful abstract!
- We've added new paintings from our Ethiopian African artist, Mahlet. She exemplifies fashion and the Ethiopian culture magnificently!
One year in the making, three years online...this website has been rebuilt from the ground up to give you the ultimate in African art paintings for sale.
- Tanzanian Black art artist Hussein Saidi has greatly reduced the prices of his 3 remaining paintings!