Biography

Wifredo Lam Bio English

Untitled, 1974

aquatint on paper, ed. 19/99

14 x 26 1/2 inches (image size)

(Cuba, 1902 - 1982)

 

Wifredo Lam is a major figurative artist, responsible for introducing the expressive force of Afro-Caribbean spiritual traditions into modern painting. Lam's fascination with voodoo, trance states, and the rituals of spiritual transformation, adds a new poetic dimension to the iconography of Surrealism.

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