I recently shot this video to feature the beautiful way my recent artwork carries on from one piece to another. On a gorgeously sunny day I staged my artwork in… Read more Stephanie’s Art Roll Call →
A short video featuring Canadian artist Stephanie Konu
My latest work is an extremely large landscape measuring 86 inches x 26 inches. The work is entitled “Simple Sun” and uses brilliant blue, turquoise, and gold to make… Read more Large Blue and Gold abstract acrylic →
Happy Black History month! My latest acrylic on canvas abstract work has two parts. I used the same palate for both pieces: blues of varying shades, gold, and green lurking… Read more Blue and Gold Abstract Acrylic →
Sometimes I think to myself: “Stephanie, your artistic practice is bipolar.” I tell people that my artistic practice started in 2012 with sewing, but I suspect it started long before… Read more Afrocentric Fairy illustration →
My latest work is a mask inspired by my ancestral Yoruba tribe from West Africa. I wanted to represent the model of an elongated and oval shaped face, as this is commonly seen on traditional masks from the region. Here you can see an up close and angled perspective of the nose bridge of the mask. The area is raised slightly to show a break in the surface of the face. The method of this painting further explores my current practice of singular images against a black negative space. For… Read more Gold textured mask with a black background →
Greetings! I was having fun with my video camera and shot this video the other day. I took the content from one of my blog postings and simply read it to the camera. Windows Media Movie Maker allowed me to easily insert photos and edit clips to make a video. It is posted on YouTube, so my style is much flirtier than usual. It was fun and I think I will continue to make videos that showcase my art. I also decided to hide most of my face. I know… Read more New video available →
An acrylic relief painting of a planet with rings on canvas. The main colours are gold and black. In this post Stephanie Konu discusses the techniques used to create this style of painting.