Stand For Something

Stand For Something

Dennis Osadebe
Regular price $1,120.00

Stand For Something

Dennis Osadebe Regular price $1,120.00

75 Editions

Each piece is crafted in resin and 3D printed plaster and then hand-polished in semi-gloss and matte finish. 

Story

What do you stand for? What does that say about you? For me, Neo Africa is a cause worth standing for, and it is also the inspiration behind my current work. In this piece, I have combined both urban (the street-style clothing) and traditional (the mask) cultures in order to reflect the Nigeria of today, a Nigeria the history of which has produced me as an artist and the forward-moving nature of which continues to influence me every single day. I have also taken a fresh look at the Mask through the use of color, textures and style of production. I have worked with the sign of the pledge – which relates to “Stand for Something,” the title of the piece.
The Neo Africa movement is one that is near and dear to my heart, connecting back to these questions I ask myself again and again. What is African art? Who gets to define it? What are its limits? And where is it going?

Dimensions

11 H x 9 W x 4.75 D inches
27.9 H x 22.9 W x 12.2 D cm
5.5 lb (2.5 kg)

Production Time

3-4 weeks
Our process consists of a combination of 3D fabrication and hand finishing. Once you make a purchase, your item is individually produced as soon as possible. Our team will keep you advised of your product's status from purchase to delivery.
Questions about buying this item?
Read our Collector FAQ

Stand For Something

Dennis Osadebe
Regular price $400.00

Stand For Something

Dennis Osadebe Regular price $400.00

50 Editions

Cast resin in satin finish

Story

What do you stand for? What does that say about you? For me, Neo Africa is a cause worth standing for, and it is also the inspiration behind my current work. In this piece, I have combined both urban (the street-style clothing) and traditional (the mask) cultures in order to reflect the Nigeria of today, a Nigeria the history of which has produced me as an artist and the forward-moving nature of which continues to influence me every single day. I have also taken a fresh look at the Mask through the use of color, textures and style of production. I have worked with the sign of the pledge – which relates to “Stand for Something,” the title of the piece.
The Neo Africa movement is one that is near and dear to my heart, connecting back to these questions I ask myself again and again. What is African art? Who gets to define it? What are its limits? And where is it going?

Dimensions

8 H x 4 W x 3.4 D inches
20.3 H x 10.2 W x 8.6 D cm
2.9 lb (1.3 kg)

Production Time

3-4 weeks
Our process consists of a combination of 3D fabrication and hand finishing. Once you make a purchase, your item is individually produced as soon as possible. Our team will keep you advised of your product's status from purchase to delivery.
Questions about buying this item?
Read our Collector FAQ

Stand For Something

Dennis Osadebe
Regular price $400.00

Stand For Something

Dennis Osadebe Regular price $400.00

50 Editions

Cast resin in satin finish

Story

What do you stand for? What does that say about you? For me, Neo Africa is a cause worth standing for, and it is also the inspiration behind my current work. In this piece, I have combined both urban (the street-style clothing) and traditional (the mask) cultures in order to reflect the Nigeria of today, a Nigeria the history of which has produced me as an artist and the forward-moving nature of which continues to influence me every single day. I have also taken a fresh look at the Mask through the use of color, textures and style of production. I have worked with the sign of the pledge – which relates to “Stand for Something,” the title of the piece.
The Neo Africa movement is one that is near and dear to my heart, connecting back to these questions I ask myself again and again. What is African art? Who gets to define it? What are its limits? And where is it going?

Dimensions

8 H x 4 W x 3.4 D inches
20.3 H x 10.2 W x 8.6 D cm
2.9 lb (1.3 kg)

Production Time

3-4 weeks
Our process consists of a combination of 3D fabrication and hand finishing. Once you make a purchase, your item is individually produced as soon as possible. Our team will keep you advised of your product's status from purchase to delivery.
Questions about buying this item?
Read our Collector FAQ

Stand For Something

Dennis Osadebe
Regular price $400.00

Stand For Something

Dennis Osadebe Regular price $400.00

50 Editions

Cast resin in stain finish

Story

What do you stand for? What does that say about you? For me, Neo Africa is a cause worth standing for, and it is also the inspiration behind my current work. In this piece, I have combined both urban (the street-style clothing) and traditional (the mask) cultures in order to reflect the Nigeria of today, a Nigeria the history of which has produced me as an artist and the forward-moving nature of which continues to influence me every single day. I have also taken a fresh look at the Mask through the use of color, textures and style of production. I have worked with the sign of the pledge – which relates to “Stand for Something,” the title of the piece.
The Neo Africa movement is one that is near and dear to my heart, connecting back to these questions I ask myself again and again. What is African art? Who gets to define it? What are its limits? And where is it going?

Dimensions

8 H x 4 W x 3.4 D inches
20.3 H x 10.2 W x 8.6 D cm
2.9 lb (1.3 kg)

Production Time

3-4 weeks
Our process consists of a combination of 3D fabrication and hand finishing. Once you make a purchase, your item is individually produced as soon as possible. Our team will keep you advised of your product's status from purchase to delivery.
Questions about buying this item?
Read our Collector FAQ