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Edrisa Jobe (Artist)
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Background & Biography:
Edrisa Jobe (also spelt Edrissa) is a Gambian painter who was born in 1968 in Basse and is now living in Bakau in the Katchikally area. After finishing his secondary school education in 1985 he went to reside in Banjul where he started painting in 1986 on canvas using watercolours. In 1989 he progressed to using acrylic and oils on canvas which he still uses till the present day. His art works focus on history & stories of African cultural issues.

Below are some of his earlier works.
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Watch Out
In Darkness
 
The nerves of
African Culture
     

Lucky Number
Seven
 
Traditional
Music Player
     

Two Lovers
 
The Love
Nerves at Home
     

My Mask
 
Just My Feeling

 









 
 

 
                                      

 
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