Gesner Armand (1936-2008) 30"x32" Kites 1993 Oil on Canvas #502GN-HA
BUY NOW this original painting duly signed by the late noted Haitian Gesner Armand. It depicts several kites in Haiti. It is 30"x32" oil signed in 1993.
Gesner Armand was born in 1936 in Croix-des Bouquets. He was initiated into drawing and watercolor at the Centre d'Art in 1956 , and was granted a scholarship by the French Government in 1961 to study art in Paris. He lived in Paris for 2 years and came back to the Croix des Bouquets. He was the curator for the Musee d'Art Haitien in Port-au-Prince for a couple of years. He studied art both in Paris and Mexico. As a renown Haitian painter, he has exhibited in Haiti, Mexico, the United States, Paris, Spain, Jamaica, Martinique, Venezuela, Barbados, the Dominican Republic, Guadeloupe, and Israel . He is known for his luminous country scenes and his pigeons; and although his still-lives reveal an undeniable Mexican Influence his art reflects the strong love he has for his country, Haiti. Armand passed on June 10, 2008.
" Armand's subtantial work rests upon a mastery of color effects and a pure drawing." (Peintres Haitiens, Gerald Alexis).
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