Doba Afolabi is an abstract expressionist painter. His oeuvre, much of which was inspired by his mother, is infused with what Afolabi calls woven colors—dynamic strokes intended to create motion.
Doba Afolabi, Mid Day Market I, Acrylic on canvas, Overall: 45 × 60in. (114.3 × 152.4cm), 55 x 65in. framed, Courtesy of the artist, Brooklyn, New York
Doba Afolabi, Mother's Shadow, Acrylic on canvas, Overall (unframed): 45 × 35in. (114.3 × 88.9cm), Courtesy of Zenith Gallery, Washington, D.C.