Mafatime Dione - Maf Art

Vita Mafatime Dione – Maf ART / Senegal

He is born in Thies / Senegal on 27/09/1992. In contact with various art forms, he can quite early by his family.
Even during the IT studies, he began intensely interested in art history. Especially Van Gogh fascinated Mafatime.
Even today, sometimes he let be inspired by the masters. His own style evolved, the more he studied painting.
Today creates works that speak of the spirituality and the life in Africa. Part reality, part abstracted or abstract. Mafatime paint with brushes, his hands or
he work with acrylic spray.

Every year he fly to use to Germany. We paint together and visit artshows.
For some time, Mafatime devoted most of his energy to his music production company "ONE STAGE". During this time he only painted sporadically.

But now: Maf it´s back with this words:
„ My main style now fantasy and reality at the same time. „

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Some of his most important exhibitions

Since 2012: Individual and group exhibitions in Thies and Dakar / Senegal

2017
- permanent exhibition together with Traude Schubert in cork
- exhibition at :: art-projects :: g a l e r i e s t u d i o 3 8. a t in Vienna / Austria
- Extension of the exhibition :: kunst-projekte :: in Vienna

2016
- AVISKAR 2016 in Calcutta / India,
- Internat. Art exhibition in Illzach / France
- ANOKHII in Punjab / India
- Internat. Hiking exhibitions in the Netherlands
- Exhibition in Kehl - Cork
- Internat. Exhibition in Perl
- Internat. Exhibition "Art on Web" Le Cepal - France

2015
- Internat. Exhibition in the Stadtbibliothek in Kehl
- Internat. Exhibition in the Zuckerbergschloss in Kappelrodeck
- Internat. Exhibition in Kerala / India
- Biennial Calcutta / India,
- Internat. Exhibition in Hyderabad / India,
- Individual exhibition for reopening Galerie Fair / Knüllwald,
- Internat. Exhibition Bangalore / India,
- Internat. Exhibition in the Gallery MAD Milan / Italy,

2014
- Individual exhibition at the Schwarzwald Academy in D - Ottenhofen,
- Individual exhibition in Kehl - cork,
- International Art Exhibition Online with LE CEPAL / France,
- International art exhibition in Willstätt,
- International art exhibition in D - Perl,

Art collections:

Traude and Andreas Schubert / Germany
Thilo Pabst / Germany
Andreas Herzog / Germany
Maniilala Sabrimala / Indien


Portfolio:

Mafatime Dione - Maf ART

Vita Mafatime Dione – Maf ART / Senegal

He is born in Thies / Senegal on 27/09/1992. In contact with various art forms, he can quite early by his family.
Even during the IT studies, he began intensely interested in art history. Especially Van Gogh fascinated Mafatime.
Even today, sometimes he let be inspired by the masters. His own style evolved, the more he studied painting.
Today creates works that speak of the spirituality and the life in Africa. Part reality, part abstracted or abstract. Mafatime paint with brushes, his hands or
he work with acrylic spray.

Every year he fly to use to Germany. We paint together and visit artshows.
For some time, Mafatime devoted most of his energy to his music production company "ONE STAGE". During this time he only painted sporadically.

But now: Maf it´s back with this words:
„ My main style now fantasy and reality at the same time. „

* * *
Some of his most important exhibitions

Since 2012: Individual and group exhibitions in Thies and Dakar / Senegal

2017
- permanent exhibition together with Traude Schubert in cork
- exhibition at :: art-projects :: g a l e r i e s t u d i o 3 8. a t in Vienna / Austria
- Extension of the exhibition :: kunst-projekte :: in Vienna

2016
- AVISKAR 2016 in Calcutta / India,
- Internat. Art exhibition in Illzach / France
- ANOKHII in Punjab / India
- Internat. Hiking exhibitions in the Netherlands
- Exhibition in Kehl - Cork
- Internat. Exhibition in Perl
- Internat. Exhibition "Art on Web" Le Cepal - France

2015
- Internat. Exhibition in the Stadtbibliothek in Kehl
- Internat. Exhibition in the Zuckerbergschloss in Kappelrodeck
- Internat. Exhibition in Kerala / India
- Biennial Calcutta / India,
- Internat. Exhibition in Hyderabad / India,
- Individual exhibition for reopening Galerie Fair / Knüllwald,
- Internat. Exhibition Bangalore / India,
- Internat. Exhibition in the Gallery MAD Milan / Italy,

2014
- Individual exhibition at the Schwarzwald Academy in D - Ottenhofen,
- Individual exhibition in Kehl - cork,
- International Art Exhibition Online with LE CEPAL / France,
- International art exhibition in Willstätt,
- International art exhibition in D - Perl,

Art collections:

Traude and Andreas Schubert / Germany
Thilo Pabst / Germany
Andreas Herzog / Germany
Maniilala Sabrimala / Indien

Fight for Freedome “Fight for Freedome”

" Fight for Freedome "
80 x 120 x 4 cm
Acryl on canvas

" Freedome " - more than just a word. The future of all people on earth.

Elephant mask “Elephant mask”

" Elephant mask "
60 x 50 x 2 cm
Acryl on canvas

Masks play a big role in African countries.
They show the people's veneration for the tempered beings.
But they also display a warning.

CD cover for "ONE STAGE - Music" “CD cover for "ONE STAGE - Music"”

" CD cover for "ONE STAGE - Music "
60 x 50 cm
Acrylspray and Acryl painting on canvas

Late in the afternoon Mafatime began a new work. It was supposed to be the cover of a new CD for "ONE STAGE".
The musician was enthusiastic and so the CD was printed.

Eclosion “Eclosion”

" Eclosion "
70 x 50 x 2 cm
Acryl on canvas

Eclosion - something new hatches, begins.

Eclosion the second “Eclosion the second”

" Eclosion the second "
70 x 50 x 2 cm
Acryl on canvas

Eclosion the second - something new hatches, begins.

Baobab “Baobab”

" Baobab "
120 x 80 x 4 cm
Acryl on canvas

The Baobab, a mystical tree in Senegal.
For me it was love at first sight.
Baobab serve as a sleeping place for shepherds.
Its leaves and fruits are used in medicine. Branches are great for covering the huts.
If there is a baobab on a building site, it will not be removed. It is integrated into the building of the house.

Xalam “Xalam ”

" Xalam "
80 x 60 x 2 cm
Acryl on canvas

Xalam a special musical instrument from Africa.
It mostly resembles a "guitar", and yet it is different.

Mystery of Africa woman  “Mystery of Africa woman ”

" Mystery of Africa woman "
80 x 60 x 2 cm
Acryl on canvas

Secret of African women - they are strong, self-confident - combative.
The depiction of a tree in this work illustrates this very well.

The lost “The lost ”

" The lost "
80 x 60 x 2 cm
Acryl on canvas
2023

Maf its back with new artworks!
" My main style now fantasy and reality at the same time. "

Street boy “Street boy ”

" Street boy "
60 x 40 x 2 cm
Acryl on Canvas
2023

Maf its back with new artworks!
" My main style now fantasy and reality at the same time. „