Portraits Africa

fine art portraits by African artists


February 2016

Artist Eric Sher Will Paint Your Portrait in His Signature Style

Commission South African artist Eric Sher to paint your portrait in his signature style! Find the details here, or complete the form below and we will put you in touch with the artist.




Artist Mostafa Mosad Khodeir Will Turn Your Selfie Into Lovely Fine Art Drawing

The drawing above of the lovely young woman is titled African Girl and is an ink drawing by artist Mostafa Mosad Khodeir. Get your selfie as a fine art drawing by this artist at very affordable prices. Find out more here, or buy prints of Mostafa’s art here.

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Jorge Edozie, Lagos, Nigeria

Artist Jorge Edozie, Lagos, Nigeria is the author of the art book 101 Nigerian Artists.


You can buy his prints in our shop here

Artist Willem Ngouane of Cameroon, Africa

Willem Ngouane, Douala, Cameroon

Slideshow, Print-Portfolio, Facebook, Fashion-Page

Cameroonian born Willem Ngouane makes mostly digital art. His subject is woman because, as he says, “woman is beauty.” He also makes his artworks bright with the positive energy of color, to help evoke positive change in the work and in Africa. Willem also a fashion designer with his own clothing line named Amare Cesar. HIs fashion designs mix traditional African dress with urban culture.

Lovely Digital Art Portraits by Artist Jay Kimathi

The digital painting above is titled Beauty 2, by Portraits Africa artist Jay Kimathi.

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The artist will create a one-of-a-kind digital painting from your photo, selfie, or photograph of your loved one. Complete the form and we will get you started with your portrait.


View more examples of Jap Kimathi’s work in his portfolio here.

Welcome Artist Segun Aiyesan to Portraits Africa

Age of Becoming, the lovely textured artwork above, is by Nigerian-based painter Segun Aiyesan, the newest artist to join Portraits Africa. Limited edition prints from Segun’s original paintings will soon be available in our print shop. View Segun’s portfolio here.

Click this link: Segun Aiyesan for details on how you can commission the artist to paint your portrait.

Portraits Africa Artist Kingdiah

Olorunyemi Kolapo Obadiah, Abuja, Nigeria

Our artist Olorunyemi also goes by the shorter name Kingdiah. He loves to capture expressions on people’s faces in his art. You can read his artist statement here. Click here for details on how to get the artist to draw or paint your portrait or the portrait of your family members.

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Prints of his amazing paintings and drawings are available here.

Get Your Portrait Painted by Kwakwa Anthony Junior

The portrait painting above, titled Portrait IV is a painting on Canvas by artist Kwakwa Anthony Junior that measures 43 x 30 centimeters. Working from any photo that you provide he will paint a portrait of you or your family members.

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Seth Odbiambo: One of Our Portraits Africa Artists in Nairobi, Kenya

What a sweet little child! The title Waiting for Mother is just one of the portrait artworks by artist Seth Odbiambo you can buy as a print here. View Seth’s portfolio here.

If you have a favorite selfie or photograph, you can send it to Seth and he will use if to work from to paint and create your one-of-a-kind art portrait–find out detail here.

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