AFRICAN HOMAGE

Art and Sculpture

Iwa

Iwa, sculpture, Addé, African Homage

Iwas are sorts of guardian angels, they seem to inspire a certain wisdom to their human followers. Some are more powerful than others, each will be chosen carefully.

Star Dust

Star Dust, sculpture, Addé, African Homage

Remember me or don’t. All in all, it has no importance. Whoever we are, wherever we come from, some day it has to stop.
Many of us have descendants, others do not, yet each generation might be the last one, and will leave a trace, a memento, an enigmatic remain ; here is mine. We are all star dust…

A Miraculous Apparition, sculpture, addé, african homage

When miracles switch from seriousness to silliness.

The Triumph of Venus, sculpture, Addé, africanhomage

Sculptural triumphal tribute to the 21st. century Femininity Goddess.

Runes

Runes, sculpture, Addé, polychromy, africanhomage

Runes is a sculpture by Addé for African Homage – The quest for sense is not a-sensitive.

Murasaki

Murasaki, sculpture, Addé, polychromy, africanhomage

In honour of Murasaki Shikibu, author of the Genji Monogatari (Heian era XIth century).
Murasaki was an alias, taken from one of the characters then given to the author. Sculpture by Addé.

Tackety Bone

Tackety Bone, sculpture, Addé, African Homage

Tackety Bone Sculpture by Addé for African Homage. A wee salute to fair bony Scotland, with love.

Qual Piuma al Vento, sculpture, Addé, africanhomage

How a contemporary sculpture is inspired by a 19th century magnificent opera.

Expect the unexpected, sculpture, Addé, africanhomage

Open your eyes to the notion that the world may be more filled with feelings than most people realize. Be kind to nature as, fundamentally, nature is kind to you and you are part of it, nevertheless… Sculpture by Addé for African Homage.

No Regret

sculpture, Addé, African Homage,

Monument to the slow fall of the invisible (no regret) is a sculpture by addé for African Homage. Let us hope and make our contribution to the edifice for a second Renaissance.

Bleeding Conch, sculpture, Addé, African Homage, pic 8

The Bleeding Conch is a contemporary sculpture by Addé for African Homage. Aurora renews herself every morning, announcing the arrival of the sun.

sculpture, addé, Pinball Weezard, pic 15

“Pinball Weezard” is a contemporary sculpture by Addé for African Homage gallery

Sublimation of the truffle, sculpture, addé

Sculpture by Addé for African Homage “Sublimation of the truffle”

Pin Ball Wizard trophy, sculpture detail, Addé

A Sculpture to be seen as a reduction of pin ball games’ visual language and erratic moves.

Incantation

Incantation, sculpture, Addé

When you are abducted by a chant. From very ancient beliefs that music, songs, have the power to bewitch humans. Mermaids, fairies, have the power to ravish you, to literally enchant you, and this is exactly what inspired music does!

sculpture, Addé, africanhomage

Mythologies tell a lot about cultures, people, civilisations, and history. Sadly they are no longer part of nowadays’ knowledge.

Gooble Gobble, sculpture, Addé

Any form of abnormality is the repletude of normality and of those believing they are part of it and therefore superior (it feels so good). Gooble Gobble

Purple Haze

Purple haze, sculpture, Addé, 3 sculptures

Purple haze all in my eyes – Don’t know if it’s day or night – You got me blowin’, blowin’ my mind – Is it tomorrow, or just the end of time? – Jimi Hendrix

Sculpture Addé "The tree of temptations"

The tree of temptations – Sculpture and Poem by Addé for African Homage

Peakpoint

Sculpture Addé "Peakpoint" mixed media

Polychromy Sculpture mixed media by Addé 2017 for African Homage “Peakpoint”

Sculpture Addé "Do stones have souls?" African Homage

Stone Sculpture by Addé for African Homage – “Do stones have souls?” Yes they have, and it is purple…

Sculpture Addé "In memoriam Robert Malaval" African Homage

Polychromy Sculpture by Addé for African Homage – In memoriam Robert Malaval

sculpture, Addé, Can you see the light? African Homage

Polychromy Sculpture by Addé for African Homage – Can you see the light?

sculpture, Addé, The Holy Stone, African Homage

Polychromy Sculpture by Addé for African Homage – The Holy Stone (how does it feel?)

The philosopher's rock,Painted Sculpture, sculptor Addé, African Homage

Here is a sculptural form, sled from Chines’s scholar stone to an African version as a tribute to African scholars. Sculpture “The Philosopher’s Rock”

sculpture Addé 2017 Monument to the Last Warrior

One day, yes one day, war and warriors will belong to memories… “Monument to the Last Warrior”

sculpture, 3 faces, mystery of the lengola

The three faces/ four eyes Lengola masks, represent the knowledge of the visible world and the invisible world and associate feminine and masculine values.

Sculpture by Addé "Mass to Energy" detail

A sculpture to show that matter, in fact, does so. Concepts of mass, of energy, are quite recent. Yet matter and light backed humanity since the beginning.

Sculpture Alpha Waves detail

Any culture has its ways to elevate the mind. This painted sculpture “African Alpha Waves” depicts such a discipline, therefore, becomes a proper medium to access to one’s own alpha waves.

Wrestling the Sky, sculpture, artist Addé, contemporary, mixed media

Life is on earth, the sky is the domain of after-life under the condition of a well-behaved life on earth, therefore, wrestling the sky…