Ofori, a master artists is often described as a
master craftsman with a classical eye. His intricate layering
of images and media always conveys a touch of the avant-garde,
giving his work extraordinary scope and appeal. Both witty and
whimsical, Hector uses a richly-colored layering technique to
gently tease and delight. The influences of Picasso and Broque
are evident, along with his sheer joy in creation.
passionate about depicting the value in the subtleties of
everyday life, demonstrates this beauty through the ponderous
moods of his rich and evocative color field paintings. Perhaps
it is his love of African culture that leads him to place high
value on balance and serenity in his work, and his fondness
for the shimmering translucence of oils and eastern
watercolors that gives him such a command of subtle shading
Ofori, a native of Ghana, a graduate of Kwame Nkrumah
University of Science and Technology. His style is varied,
cutting edge, new and often described as “CONTOURISM”.
works with a palette knife creating paintings which are rich
in color, have a marvelous texture and sweeping beauty. They
are marvels of poetic vitality.
Hector’s paintings are enjoyed in private collections
throughout the world and his works have been exhibited at
prestigious galleries throughout the United States, Europe and