Hamid Nii Nortey
Hamid Nii Nortey is a Ghanaian artist whose works depict compelling figurative portrait paintings from different generations. His main point of focus are the eyes because he believes that is where our emotions are best portrayed and also believes it helps us better visually experience one another’s feelings , without using words the eyes can be used to exchange information. His paintings helps create an intriguing dialogue between the subject’s message and the viewer.His work compels the viewer to become physically and emotionally invested in the subjects story. His aim is to capture the spirit,essence and heritage of images and use it as an opportunity to lend the world a glance into the lives of people whose stories are yet to be told. His paintings are also meant to trigger emotions of pride, honor and humor, it’s all the story of his inspirations which words cannot explain.
-The beautiful ones are not yet born – 2012 (group) -HIAO(Circus and Circus life ) – 2014 (Solo)
-Shades of talents – 2015 (group)
-Hues and Strokes – 2016 (group)
– Posing Black Beauty – 2019 (Solo) -Shika Shika Art Fair – 2019 (group) – Beauty in Diversity – 2020 (solo)