Wilson Bigaud(Haití, 1931)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 ...Leer más...
Lugar: Museo Nacional de la Revolución - México, D.F.Ubicación: México, DF, MexicoFecha: Sábado, Oct 24, 2015 a Domingo, Feb 28, 2016
Exposición | Exhibition
Lugar: Centro Banamex - México D.F.Ubicación: México, DF, MexicoFecha: Miércoles, Feb 3, 2016 a Domingo, Feb 7, 2016
Feria de Arte | Art Fair
Lugar: Expo Reforma Canaco Ciudad de México - D.F., MéxicoUbicación: México, DF, MexicoFecha: Jueves, Feb 4, 2016 a Domingo, Feb 7, 2016
Lugar: Centro Cultural Español - Miami, FLUbicación: Miami, FL, United StatesFecha: Jueves, Feb 4, 2016 a Sábado, Feb 27, 2016
Lugar: ARTIUM - Centro-Museo Vasco De Arte ContemporáneoUbicación: SpainFecha: Viernes, Feb 5, 2016 a Domingo, May 22, 2016
Lugar: Museo Jumex - Mexico, D.F.Ubicación: DF, MexicoFecha: Jueves, Nov 19, 2015 a Domingo, Feb 7, 2016
Lugar: Museo Franz MayerUbicación: Mexico, DF, MexicoFecha: Jueves, Sep 24, 2015 a Domingo, Feb 7, 2016
Lugar: Grand Palais - Paris, FranceUbicación: Paris, FranceFecha: Miércoles, Oct 7, 2015 a Lunes, Feb 29, 2016
Lugar: Museo Nacional de Arte - MUNAL MexicoUbicación: Mexico, DF, MexicoFecha: Miércoles, Nov 11, 2015 a Martes, Feb 23, 2016