Haitian Art Gallery, Haiti, Caribbean, Latin American PaintingsArte del Pueblo | Fine art
Home
 
Faces by Efren Medina, Nicaraguan Painter, Nicaragua

browse these categories for related items...
Directory: Fine Art: Paintings: Watercolor: Pre 2000: item # 541122

Please refer to our stock # 1507 when inquiring.

Click to view additional online photographs
detail 1 detail 2 detail 3


Arte del Pueblo
Jose Zelaya, Director
Showcasing important visual artists from Haiti
(203) 921-5234

Guest Book
Faces by Efren Medina, Nicaraguan Painter, Nicaragua
$700

From the series 'Faces of Latin America'
'Screaming Face with Abstract Landscape'
by the contemporary Nicaraguan artist/painter Efren Medina
Wash~Mixed Media
Watercolor & Ink on Paper
Framed dimensions: 12 by 14 inches
Signed and dated '91
Each image is 6 by 4 inches

Efren Medina has a thirty year trajectory in the plastic arts. Medina studied at Nicaragua's National School of the Arts, under the tutelage of Rodrigo Penalba. As early member of the Praxis Group (that formed in the early 1970's)-- Efren Medina has been instrumental to the formation of a Nicaraguan Modern Art School.

The series 'Faces of Latin America' is one of several themes unique to this artist. 'Rostros Latino Americanos' or 'Faces' depict (in a modernist/abstract style)the realities found in the third world. The series formed out of the social conditions prevelant to Nicaragua, in particular to a civil war-- which in 1979 ousted a 41 year Dictatorial Dynasty.

Other noted Nicaraguan painters include: Armando Morales, Alejandro Arostegui, June Beer, Manuel Garcia, Arnoldo Guillen, Genaro Lugo, Carlos Montenegro, David Ocon, Roger Perez de la Rocha, Leoncio Saenz, Orlando Sobalvarro, Luis Urbina and Leonel Vanegas



Page design by TROCADERO © 1998-2013 View Cart
Categories Shops Join Terms Critique Map Help