Artista Destacado de la Semana

LA RONDE
1953
Oil on Masonite

Wilson Bigaud

Wilson Bigaud was born in Port-au-Prince, Haiti in 1931. After starting out as a sculptor in clay, in 1946 Bigaud was introduced to Dewitt Peters, who discouraged him from continuing in that medium, suggesting he turn his talents to painting. He enrolled at the Centre d'Art and began to paint under the direction of Maurice Borno. His canvas entitled "Paradise" won second prize at an International Exhibition in Washington in 1950 and is now in the permanent collection of the Museum of Modern Art in New York. In the same year Bigaud painted his masterpiece, "The Wedding of Cana", the famous murals of the Episcopal Cathedral in Port-au-Prince. Bigaud was able to establish convincingly the biblical story of the translation of water into wine in a wholly Haitian setting precisely because as a lifelong worshiper of loas he had witnessed such "miracles" during voudou ceremonies. The body of his work represents his customary themes: everyday life in Haiti, violence, color, the mysteries of ...

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Eventos Destacados

La Fotografía Mexicana en la Colección del sueco Dawid Forsberg

Exhibition

Lugar: Museo Nacional de la Revolución - México, D.F.
Ubicación: México, DF, Mexico
Fecha: Sábado, Oct 24, 2015 a Domingo, Feb 28, 2016

Exposición | Exhibition

ZsONA MACO 2016

Art Fairs

Lugar: Centro Banamex - México D.F.
Ubicación: México, DF, Mexico
Fecha: Miércoles, Feb 3, 2016 a Domingo, Feb 7, 2016

Feria de Arte | Art Fair

Material Art Fair 2016

Art Fairs

Lugar: Expo Reforma Canaco Ciudad de México - D.F., México
Ubicación: México, DF, Mexico
Fecha: Jueves, Feb 4, 2016 a Domingo, Feb 7, 2016

Feria de Arte | Art Fair

Armonía

Exhibition

Lugar: Centro Cultural Español - Miami, FL
Ubicación: Miami, FL, United States
Fecha: Jueves, Feb 4, 2016 a Sábado, Feb 27, 2016

Exposición | Exhibition

SEAC. Selección de Euskadi de Arte de Concepto

Exhibition

Lugar: ARTIUM - Centro-Museo Vasco De Arte Contemporáneo
Ubicación: Spain
Fecha: Viernes, Feb 5, 2016 a Domingo, May 22, 2016

Exposición | Exhibition

Bajo un mismo sol: Arte de América Latina hoy

Exhibition

Lugar: Museo Jumex - Mexico, D.F.
Ubicación: DF, Mexico
Fecha: Jueves, Nov 19, 2015 a Domingo, Feb 7, 2016

Exposición | Exhibition

De Bagdad a los alfares de Puebla

Exhibition

Lugar: Museo Franz Mayer
Ubicación: Mexico, DF, Mexico
Fecha: Jueves, Sep 24, 2015 a Domingo, Feb 7, 2016

Exposición | Exhibition

PICASSO.MANIA

Exhibition

Lugar: Grand Palais - Paris, France
Ubicación: Paris, France
Fecha: Miércoles, Oct 7, 2015 a Lunes, Feb 29, 2016

Exposición | Exhibition

Los Modernos

Exhibition

Lugar: Museo Nacional de Arte - MUNAL Mexico
Ubicación: Mexico, DF, Mexico
Fecha: Miércoles, Nov 11, 2015 a Martes, Feb 23, 2016

Exposición | Exhibition

Obras de Arte