Ellen Priest, ‘JAZZ: GONZAGUINHA'S AFRICA/BRAZIL #1’, 2004, IdeelArt
Ellen Priest, ‘JAZZ: GONZAGUINHA'S AFRICA/BRAZIL #1’, 2004, IdeelArt

This painting is part of a serie of 10, “Jazz: Gonzaguinhaʼs Africa/Brazil #1-10”, all inspired by a composition by the late Brazilian singer/songwriter Gonzaguinha, and titled Tanacara (“Itʼs in the Face”).

Its subject is the shared culture and lineage of Africa and Brazil.

About Ellen Priest

American, b. 1951, based in Delaware, United States