Shiri Achu Art

 

Shiri

 

Shiri Achu was born in Cameroon, West Africa. She and her family immigrated to London, where she lived for many years. Today, she has studios in Cameroon, the UK and the USA.

 

She picked up her first paint brush at a tender age of 9, experimenting with several mediums including oils, acrylics, water colour, mix media etc. Today, her chosen preferred mediums are acrylics and oils. Shiri Achu's art comes from everyday, unsurprising yet unexpectedly vivid moments, times, places and objects. She seeks to capture the spirit of her subjects and make them come alive through form, colour, texture and tone. She draws insight from her travels but in general her inspiration is very broad; from natural moments captured in Africa to still objects, from the human form to the human in action; etc

 

Composition and subject matter are key in Shiri's works. The concept for each piece is clear, and the focus gripping, and although the viewer will understand some of the pieces, some may not be understood and apprehended, because abstract/tashism is explored by Shiri in some of her pieces, to leave her viewers to come to their own conclusions. Shiri's art is bold, dramatic and uncompromising. They aim to delight and leave the viewer moved as well as leave the viewer with thoughts of wonderment, at times of bewilderment; also to engage ones diagnostic imagination. Ever increasingly so, one of the aims of Shiri Achu's Art is to showcase the culture of Cameroon and other African countries worldwide. It's also to bring back the fond memories to those in the diaspora.

 

Shiri Achu paintings are produced as Signed Limited Edition Prints.

 

Along

Print Name: ALONG 3

Border Color: White

Frame Colour: Black 10mm

Frame Size: 21 x 30cm / 8 x 12 inches

Cost: £40 plus P&P

 

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Carnival Blaze

Print Name: CARNIVAL BLAZE

Border Color: Cream

Frame Colour: Grey 17mm

Frame Size: 21 x 30cm / 8 x 12 inches

Cost: £40 plus P&P

 

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Foul Play

Print Name: FOUL PLAY

Border Color: Cream

Frame Colour: Black 10mm

Frame Size: 15.4 x 20.3cm

Image size: 9 x 14cm

Cost: £35 plus P&P

 

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GloryBakes

Print Name: GLORY BAKES

Border Color: White

Frame Colour: Black 10mm

Frame Size: 21 x 30cm / 8 x 12 inches

Cost: £40 plus P&P

 

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Her Stance

Print Name: HER STANCE

Border Color: White

Frame Colour: Black 10mm

Frame Size: 12 x 17cm / 5 x 7 inches

Cost: £40 plus P&P

 

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Print Name: MAASAI TONE

Border Color: White

Frame Colour: Black 10mm

Frame Size: 21 x 30cm / 8 x 12 inches

Cost: £40 plus P&P

 

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Print Name: MICAH

Border Color: White

Frame Colour: White 18mm

Frame Size: 21 x 30cm / 8 x 12 inches

Cost: £40 plus P&P

 

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Midnight Tradition

Print Name: MIDNIGHT TRADITION

Border Color: Cream

Frame Colour: Black 10mm

Frame Size: 26.4 x 20.4cm

Cost: £40 plus P&P

 

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Nurture

Print Name: NURTURE

Border Color: White

Frame Colour: White 18mm

Frame Size: 25.2 x 25.2cm

Image size: 12 x 12cm

Cost: £35 plus P&P

 

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One African Night

Print Name: ONE AFRICAN NIGHT

Border Color: White

Frame Colour: Black 10mm

Frame Size: 21 x 30cm / 8 x 12 inches

Cost: £40 plus P&P

 

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Prince

Print Name: PRINCE SOKORO IN THE MIDDLE

Border Color: White

Frame Colour: Black 10mm

Frame Size: 21 x 30cm / 8 x 12 inches

Cost: £40 plus P&P

 

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