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TingaTinga African Art Elevate your space with authentic African art. Handmade by talented artists, our original paintings are made-to-order and available worldwide.
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Immerse yourself in the vibrant world of our latest art piece! This painting is a celebration of life’s vibrancy and col...
26/04/2024

Immerse yourself in the vibrant world of our latest art piece! This painting is a celebration of life’s vibrancy and color, featuring an array of stylized fruits set against a deep blue backdrop. Each fruit, from bananas and strawberries to pineapples and pomegranates, is rendered in bold, captivating colors, creating a visual feast that will add warmth and energy to any space. Perfect for those who appreciate the playful yet sophisticated appeal of modern art. Don’t miss out on this unique piece! 🎨🍓🍌

tingatingaartFor Sale: A Tapestry of African Wilderness🎨 Immerse yourself in the vibrant essence of Africa with this exq...
30/03/2024

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For Sale: A Tapestry of African Wilderness

🎨 Immerse yourself in the vibrant essence of Africa with this exquisite canvas painting. A symphony of color and life, it captures the untamed spirit of the savannah at the golden hour of sunset or sunrise.

🦒 Center stage, two majestic giraffes adorned with intricate patterns stand tall, their elegance unmatched. Perched playfully atop one is a zebra, a striking contrast against the warm hues of the backdrop.

🐘 Surrounding them, a menagerie of Africa’s finest – elephants, rhinos, and a myriad of other creatures – each rendered with a whimsical twist that invites the viewer to a fantastical safari.

🌳 Silhouetted trees reach for the sky, their detailed branches a testament to the wild’s enduring reach, while the tranquil waters below mirror the scene’s serene beauty.

🌅 This piece is more than a painting; it’s a journey to a world where the wild reigns free. Perfect for collectors and enthusiasts seeking a slice of African magic.

In the heart of Namibia, where the sun kisses the horizon and the skies paint a canvas of fiery hues, lies the Namib-Nau...
10/03/2024

In the heart of Namibia, where the sun kisses the horizon and the skies paint a canvas of fiery hues, lies the Namib-Naukluft National Park. It is a place where time stands still, and nature’s artistry unfolds in the form of majestic red dunes and vast desert landscapes.

This painting, a handmade masterpiece on canvas, captures the essence of the Namib’s iconic Sossusvlei. Each stroke of the brush carries the warmth of the desert sun, the resilience of the acacia trees, and the whispers of the sands that have tales as old as time.

The visible texture of the canvas adds depth to the scene, inviting the viewer to reach out and touch the undulating dunes. The natural colors blend seamlessly, creating a harmonious symphony that sings of the desert’s silent beauty.

This is not just a painting; it’s a portal to the Namib, a treasure that holds the secrets of the oldest desert in the world. It’s an invitation to wander, to explore, and to be part of a story that began long before us and will continue long after.

Own a piece of the Namib’s soul, and let your walls tell the captivating story of the red dunes of Sossusvlei.

In the heart of  , beneath the shadow of the mighty  , there roamed a family of  , known to the locals as the “Guardians...
10/03/2024

In the heart of , beneath the shadow of the mighty , there roamed a family of , known to the locals as the “Guardians of the Savannah.” This group of seven, led by the wise matriarch Makena, journeyed across the vast grasslands, their path often illuminated by the soft hues of dawn or the warm glow of dusk.

The youngest of the herd, a playful calf named Kibo, was known for his curious nature and love for the cool waters of the Pamoja River. It was here, by the river’s edge, that the family found solace from the heat of the African sun, and where Kibo learned the ancient stories of the land from Makena.

One day, as the sky painted itself in shades of pink and blue, a local artist, inspired by the tranquil scene, set up his canvas. With each stroke, he captured the essence of the elephants’ bond, the grace of their movements, and the spirit of Tanzania’s wild beauty. The painting, rich with the texture of the canvas and the vibrancy of life, became a masterpiece that spoke of harmony, family, and the timeless dance between wildlife and nature.

The artwork, now titled “Journey of the Guardians,” invites viewers to become part of the elephants’ serene world, to feel the gentle breeze, and to hear the distant call of the wild.

It’s not just a painting; it’s a portal to the heart of Tanzania, a story woven in colors, a treasure for those who hold nature dear. 🐘🎨🌄

Dive into the Mesmerizing Aquatic World! 🌊🌟 Title: “Beneath the Waves” 🐠🌿🖌️ Made in TanzaniaDiscover the enchanting dept...
11/02/2024

Dive into the Mesmerizing Aquatic World! 🌊

🌟 Title: “Beneath the Waves” 🐠🌿

🖌️ Made in Tanzania

Discover the enchanting depths of the ocean with our captivating painting, expertly crafted by Tanzanian artist Steven Mkumba. 🌊🎨

🐟 Description: Immerse yourself in the vibrant hues and dynamic life of the underwater realm. “Beneath the Waves” captures the essence of aquatic beauty, where schools of colorful fish glide gracefully among lush underwater flora. Each brushstroke brings to life the mystery and energy of the ocean, inviting you to explore its secrets.

🌿 Features:

Fish: A symphony of reds, yellows, whites, and blacks—our fish dance through the canvas, their scales shimmering like jewels.
Aquatic Plants: Elongated leaves sway gently, creating a harmonious contrast against the deep blue backdrop.
Background: The rich azure canvas mirrors the ocean’s vastness, emphasizing the vivid life within.
Style: Steven Mkumba’s blend of realism and abstraction infuses the scene with artistic magic.
Mood: Lively, energetic, and teeming with life.
💰 Price: Starting from $150 USD (Global shipping included) 🌎📦

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Bring the ocean’s allure into your space—own a piece of underwater wonder today! 🌊🐠🎨

Dive into the mesmerizing world of “Harmony in Wilderness,” a masterpiece crafted with precision and passion by our este...
10/02/2024

Dive into the mesmerizing world of “Harmony in Wilderness,” a masterpiece crafted with precision and passion by our esteemed artist Mwamedi, hailing from the heart of Tanzania. Every stroke, every hue is a testament to the rich culture and vibrant landscapes that inspire creativity beyond borders.

Immerse yourself in a scene where elegant giraffes adorned in intricate patterns grace the canvas, their majestic stance amidst a bloom of radiant flowers and exotic birds painting a narrative of unity, diversity, and the untamed beauty that is Africa.

🇹🇿 Made in Tanzania 🌍 Free Global Shipping via DHL ✨ Duty-Free

Seize this opportunity to not just own a painting but to inherit a piece of Tanzanian soul, an artwork where tradition meets contemporary artistry. “Harmony in Wilderness” isn’t just seen; it’s felt. It’s an experience waiting to adorn your space with its enigmatic presence.

This captivating acrylic painting on canvas, now available for sale, beautifully encapsulates a journey up Mount Kiliman...
28/01/2024

This captivating acrylic painting on canvas, now available for sale, beautifully encapsulates a journey up Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest freestanding mountain in the world. It portrays a group of climbers and their porters, each step they take a testament to their determination and resilience. The porters, carrying essential supplies, are a symbol of strength and endurance.

The backdrop is the majestic Mount Kilimanjaro, its peak shrouded in clouds, adding an element of mystery and allure. The snow-covered summit stands in stark contrast to the equatorial location, highlighting the unique natural wonder that Kilimanjaro is.

People climb Mount Kilimanjaro for various reasons. Some are drawn to the challenge of conquering one of the Seven Summits, while others are attracted by the pristine nature of Kilimanjaro National Park. The journey from the base to the summit offers dramatic changes in vegetation and animal life, making the mountain a hotspot for studying climate change.

This painting, in its simplicity, manages to convey all these elements - the challenge, the beauty, the adventure, and the sense of achievement that comes with climbing Mount Kilimanjaro. It’s a visual representation of the human spirit’s desire to explore, to conquer, and to coexist with nature. A perfect piece for those who appreciate the spirit of adventure and the beauty of nature.

Once upon a time, in the heart of Tanzania, there was a small fishing village nestled on the edge of a sparkling blue se...
27/01/2024

Once upon a time, in the heart of Tanzania, there was a small fishing village nestled on the edge of a sparkling blue sea. The village was known for its lush palm trees that swayed gently in the coastal breeze, painting a picturesque backdrop against the azure sky.

Every morning, as the sun rose, casting a golden hue over the sea, the fishermen of the village would set out in their traditional wooden boats, their silhouettes dancing on the water's surface. Their nets, woven from the fibers of the palm trees, were cast wide into the sea, ready to catch the bountiful fish that called these waters home.

The fishermen, strong and weathered from years of battling the sea, worked in harmony. Their movements were a well-rehearsed dance - casting nets, hauling in the catch, and steering the boat, all while sharing stories and laughter that echoed across the water.

In the background, the island was a paradise of its own. The palm trees stood tall and proud, their leaves rustling softly in the wind. The island was also home to a myriad of other flora and fauna, each contributing to the vibrant tapestry of life that thrived there.

As the day came to an end, the fishermen would return to the village, their boats heavy with the day's catch. The sight of the setting sun, the silhouette of the palm trees, and the tired but satisfied fishermen returning home was a scene of simple, unadorned beauty - a testament to the rhythm of life and nature.

This painting, with its acrylic colors and handmade charm, captures not just this scene, but the spirit of the village itself. It's a snapshot of a day in the life of this Tanzanian fishing village - a day of hard work, of unity, of harmony with nature, and of the simple joys of life.

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This artwork being held by this young artist can be related to our mission at tingatingaart.com, as it exemplifies the t...
24/01/2024

This artwork being held by this young artist can be related to our mission at tingatingaart.com, as it exemplifies the type of beautiful and intricate art pieces that customers around the globe can expect to find and purchase from us.

The painting showcases the unique and rich cultural heritage of Africa, which is a common theme in the artworks available on your website. The presence of the paint tubes and brushes might suggest the dedication and craftsmanship that goes into each piece of art, reflecting the high-quality, handcrafted artworks sold on your platform.

The outdoor setting could represent the authenticity and cultural roots of the artworks, resonating with the mission of your website to globally share and celebrate African art.

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Title: "Harmony at the Foot of Kilimanjaro"Once upon a time, nestled at the foot of the majestic Mount Kilimanjaro, lay ...
22/01/2024

Title: "Harmony at the Foot of Kilimanjaro"

Once upon a time, nestled at the foot of the majestic Mount Kilimanjaro, lay a vibrant village. This wasn't just any village; it was a canvas of life, painted with the colors of harmony and tranquility.

The painting captures a day in the life of this African village. The sun is high, casting a warm, golden glow over the thatched huts, the sparkling river, and the lush green foliage. The mighty Kilimanjaro stands tall in the background, its snow-capped peak reaching for the clear blue sky, a silent guardian watching over the village.

In the foreground, villagers engage in their daily activities. Some are fishing in the river, their boats gently rocking with the rhythm of the water. Others are gathered under the shade of the trees, sharing stories, laughter echoing through the air. Children are playing, their innocent laughter adding music to the picturesque setting.

The artist has masterfully captured the reflections in the water, adding depth and realism to the scene. The texture of the canvas is visible, giving the painting a unique, tactile quality. The use of acrylic colors brings the scene to life, each stroke telling a story of harmony, community, and the simple joys of life.

This painting is more than just a beautiful piece of art. It's a window into the soul of an African village, a celebration of life in harmony with nature. It's a reminder of the simple, yet profound, joys that life has to offer when we live in harmony with each other and with nature.

"Harmony at the Foot of Kilimanjaro" is not just a painting; it's an experience, a journey into the heart of Africa. It's a piece of art that will not only beautify your space but also touch your soul with its depth and warmth.

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🎨 **"Journey of the Giants"** 🐘In the heart of Africa, under the majestic gaze of Mount Kilimanjaro, a timeless spectacl...
22/01/2024

🎨 **"Journey of the Giants"** 🐘

In the heart of Africa, under the majestic gaze of Mount Kilimanjaro, a timeless spectacle unfolds. This exquisite painting, titled "Journey of the Giants", captures a moment in the life of a herd of elephants as they traverse the lush, green landscape.

Each elephant, painted in meticulous detail, tells a story. From the playful young calves to the wise and weathered elders, their textured skin is a testament to the lives they've led. The herd moves in harmony, their bonds of family and friendship evident in their close proximity.

Mount Kilimanjaro stands tall in the background, its snow-capped peak reaching for the heavens. The mountain, a symbol of strength and stability, watches over the elephants, their constant companion in their journey through life.

The sky, a canvas in itself, transitions from the deep blue of the African sky to the soft hues of pink and purple of dawn or dusk. It's a reminder of the passing of time, of the many sunrises and sunsets that have graced the elephants' journey.

This painting is not just a depiction of a scene from nature. It's a narrative of life, of survival, of the beauty of relationships, and of the awe-inspiring backdrop that is the African landscape.

"Journey of the Giants" is more than a painting. It's an emotion, a slice of life from the wild, and a tribute to the majestic elephants of Africa. This painting could be the centerpiece of your collection, a conversation starter, and a piece of the wild you can own.

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Step into a world of vibrant colors and mystical beings with our latest art piece, 'Guardians of the Eternal Garden'. Th...
21/01/2024

Step into a world of vibrant colors and mystical beings with our latest art piece, 'Guardians of the Eternal Garden'. This exquisite painting, starting at \$650, is a testament to the transformative power of art.

The painting features three majestic beings standing as guardians amidst an explosion of colorful flora and fauna. Adorned in vibrant attire that mirrors the blossoming life around them, they symbolize harmony between nature and the spiritual realm. The intricate patterns on their attire and the mesmerizing array of flowers seem to dance in celebration of unity and diversity.

The background teems with various forms of wildlife, including birds depicted in mid-flight, adding dynamism to the scene. A symphony of colors ranging from deep blues to fiery reds creates visual harmony throughout the composition.

This masterpiece isn’t just a painting; it’s an experience waiting to unfold its magical tale. Every gaze reveals another layer of its profound beauty and narrative depth. It’s more than art; it’s a journey into a world where every element is imbued with meaning, awaiting discovery.

Own this piece, let it transform your space into an abode of mystery and enchantment. Witness how it not only adorns your walls but also weaves its narrative into your life, making you part of its timeless tale.

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Dive into the mesmerizing swirls of color and emotion with this exquisite piece of art. Every brush stroke tells a story...
15/01/2024

Dive into the mesmerizing swirls of color and emotion with this exquisite piece of art. Every brush stroke tells a story of passion and creativity. The painting features an individual with their face obscured, adorned with a large, colorful headpiece or headdress that is the focal point of the artwork. The headdress consists of intricate designs and patterns, showcasing vibrant colors like orange, green, black, and white. The background of the painting has an abstract quality with warm tones that complement the colors in the headdress. Perfect for adding a touch of elegance to any space.

🎨 Discover the Essence of Africa 🌍Step into a world where nature and culture intertwine, where every brush stroke tells ...
07/01/2024

🎨 Discover the Essence of Africa 🌍

Step into a world where nature and culture intertwine, where every brush stroke tells a story of life, unity, and the majestic beauty that is Africa. We present to you this exquisite painting crafted with love and precision by our talented local Tanzanian artists.

🏞 A Scene Captured in Time ⏳

Under the watchful gaze of the iconic snow-capped Kilimanjaro, a village comes to life. The mighty Baobab tree stands tall - a sentinel of strength, resilience, and unyielding spirit. It has witnessed generations flourish; it’s branches reaching out like wise old hands weaving tales of days gone by.

Villagers adorned in vibrant attire embody the rich tapestry of culture; each color is a verse, each garment a chapter in an unwritten book. They gather under the Baobab’s shade - a testament to unity and communal harmony.

🚚 Your Piece of Africa Delivered to Your Doorstep ✈️

We understand your need for authenticity and convenience. That’s why we’re offering FREE shipping via DHL - swift, reliable, and may be duty-free! This masterpiece will journey from the heart of Tanzania right into your living space.

👩‍🎨 Craftsmanship Meets Tradition 🖌️

Every hue is mixed with soul; every stroke infused with tradition. Our artists have poured their passion into creating not just art but an experience—a glimpse into African soul & spirit.

💫 Own it Today! 💫

Don’t miss this chance to own a piece that transcends art—it’s history, culture & soul encapsulated on canvas!

Immerse yourself in the tranquil beauty of Tanzania with this exquisite painting of a hippo. Crafted with passion, the a...
31/12/2023

Immerse yourself in the tranquil beauty of Tanzania with this exquisite painting of a hippo.

Crafted with passion, the artwork captures the majestic creature in an abstract and surreal style, painted in shades of grey, white, and black against a serene blue backdrop.

The distinct lines and shapes forming the body of the hippo give it an artistic flair, making it a visual delight.

This painting is not just a piece of art, but an experience that transports you to the peaceful surroundings of nature. It’s signed by the artist “Mkura”, assuring its authenticity and uniqueness.

We also offer licensing for those interested in owning a piece of this artistic marvel for varied uses. Prices start from $140, and we provide free shipping worldwide!

Don’t miss this opportunity to own or license an artwork that is as enigmatic as it is beautiful. Grab this masterpiece today!"

"Welcome to the mystical forest, a place where love and warmth bloom. This enchanting scene, brought to life by our tale...
28/12/2023

"Welcome to the mystical forest, a place where love and warmth bloom. This enchanting scene, brought to life by our talented artist Steven Mkumba, captures a tender moment between a parent and baby elephant. Their bond, as strong and enduring as the forest around them, is a testament to the universal language of love. The parent, a gentle giant, stands protectively over the baby, who gazes up in awe and admiration, embodying the innocence and curiosity of youth.

Surrounding them is a lush landscape, teeming with life. Fruit-bearing trees stand tall, their branches heavy with bright orange offerings, a symbol of the forest’s generosity. A colorful bird, with wings of blue and a body of orange, takes flight, adding a touch of magic to the scene. Its freedom and grace are a reminder of the boundless possibilities that nature offers.

The background, a gradient of warm yellow and soft pink, bathes everything in a comforting glow. It’s as if the forest itself is basking in the warmth of the setting sun, wrapping everything within its reach in a soft, loving embrace.

This painting is not just a depiction of nature, but a celebration of life, love, and family. It’s a window into a world where every creature, big or small, has a story to tell, a world where every stroke of Steven’s brush brings us closer to understanding the harmony that exists in nature.

Bring this warmth into your home with this beautiful piece of art. Let it be a constant reminder of the beauty that exists around us, and the love that binds us all.

Introducing our newest artistic marvels from the talented Kakepa Chiwaya! We are thrilled to present the latest addition...
21/12/2023

Introducing our newest artistic marvels from the talented Kakepa Chiwaya! We are thrilled to present the latest additions to our collection, showcasing the incredible talent and creativity of this remarkable artist. These two captivating pieces are now available for your appreciation and acquisition.

Dive into the world of Kakepa Chiwaya's artistic expression as we proudly unveil these exquisite paintings. Immerse yourself in the beauty of each stroke, the vibrant colors, and the profound messages woven into the canvas. It's not just art; it's an experience waiting to be explored.

As we share these masterpieces with you, we invite you to join us on Facebook, where we will be posting these two extraordinary paintings. Witness the fusion of skill and imagination as Kakepa Chiwaya's art comes to life in each stroke. Don't miss the opportunity to be part of the conversation and share your thoughts on these stunning creations. Art enthusiasts, collectors, and connoisseurs alike, this is your chance to own a piece of Kakepa Chiwaya's brilliance.

In the heart of the savannah, under the vast expanse of the starlit African sky, three giraffes found themselves entwine...
11/12/2023

In the heart of the savannah, under the vast expanse of the starlit African sky, three giraffes found themselves entwined in a dance of affection. Their long necks curved gracefully, forming a heart that symbolized the unity and love that thrived within their herd. This was no ordinary sight; it was a moment captured by the talented artist Kolomba, whose brushstrokes brought to life the beauty of connection amidst the wild.

The painting, a stunning black and white illustration, is bordered by a vibrant tapestry of leaves, flowers, and serpentine figures, representing the intertwining of nature and life. The dark blue backdrop, adorned with a pattern of red and yellow florals, adds depth and mystery to the scene, inviting the viewer to look closer and lose themselves in the details.

Kolomba's work is more than just a painting; it's a story of harmony, a testament to the gentle giants of the savannah who move with a silent strength that commands respect. It's an invitation to embrace the wild, to recognize the bonds that hold us together, and to find beauty in the simplest of forms.

This piece is perfect for art enthusiasts who appreciate the blend of realism and symbolism, for those who seek to add a touch of the African spirit to their collection. It's a statement piece, bold and intricate, ready to transform any space into a gallery of emotions and stories untold.

For sale now on Instagram, this painting awaits its new home, where it will continue to inspire and captivate. Don't miss the chance to own a piece of Kolomba's vision, where every glance reveals a new layer of wonder.

Check out our latest blog post about the rising popularity of African paintings in Iceland! 🎨 We’re excited to share tha...
10/12/2023

Check out our latest blog post about the rising popularity of African paintings in Iceland! 🎨 We’re excited to share that we now deliver these beautiful pieces of art to all cities in Iceland. 🚚 With DHL, you can trust that your artwork will arrive safely at your doorstep. 🏠

Why choose us? We’re the largest platform for African paintings, we offer potentially duty-free purchases, and our customer service is top-notch. 🌍

Discover the rich and vibrant world of African art today. Visit our website to explore our collection. 🖼️



Remember, art is not what you see, but what you make others see. Happy shopping! 🛍️

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Tinga Tinga Art

Regarded as one of the most unique and loved handcrafted paintings across the globe, Tinga Tinga Art is designed to make your home, walls and life more vibrant and colorful.

It is a painting style that developed in the second half of the 20th century in the Oyster Bay area in Dar es Salaam and later spread to most East Africa. Tingatinga paintings are one of the most widely represented forms of tourist-oriented art in Tanzania, Kenya and neighboring countries. The genre is named after its founder, Tanzanian painter Edward Tingatinga.

Made using several layers of bicycle paint, Tinga Tinga paintings are brilliant and highly colorful with deep saturated colors and is loved globally!

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