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Kayembe

 (20th Century)
Kayembe was active/lived in Africa.  Kayembe is known for nature paintings.

Biography   Kayembe


Kayembe is one of the disciples of Hangar's workshop in the 1950s. The work is different from that of the other proteges of Pierre Romain-Desfossés by the importance given to the narration of human activity within compositions very worked.

In the small format papers we present, nature is illustrated by naive way. Vegetation, birds and snakes of unlikely proportions seem to be applied on the canvas, ignoring perspective. Fish in the eyes exophthalmics fly to the surface of the water, as hypnotized, magnetized by the fisherman's boat.

The large, very narrative formats of Kayembe could claim a pedagogical vocation. They are composed of registers; the soil and its vegetation tall grasses where men and game live and hide   ...  Displaying 750 of 1036 characters.

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