Visual Archaeology Interpretation



Wifredo Lam In North America




Basilio, Mariam, editor. Latin American and Caribbean Art MoMA at El Museo. New York, New York: 2004.

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Merewether, Charles. Wifredo Lam: A Retrospective of Works on Paper. Americas Society. 1992.

Powell, Richard J. Black Art: A Cultural History, Second Edition. New York, New York: Thames & Hudson. 2002.

Sims, Lowrey Stokes. Wifredo Lam and the International Avant-Garde, 1923-1982. Austin, Texas: University of Texas Press. 2002.

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Internet sites

African American History Through the Arts: African Art and Cubism

Body of Evidence: Gavin Jantjes

Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies

Cubism Wifredo Lam Museothyssen-Bornemsza

Cubism Thematic Essay: The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Creation Myth Gavin Jantjes

David Richardson Trojan War Series

Haggerty Museum of Art

Living Voudou: Speaking of Faith from American Public Media

Monographs: Great Figures of Modern Art: Picasso

Musée Picasso

OutreachWorld: A Resource for Teaching Kids About the World

Picasso and Africa

Surrealism Thematic Essay: The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Surrealism: Wifredo Lam

Transatlantic Dialogue: Contemporary Art In and Out of Africa National Museum of African Art

The Art of War: Colm Tóibín

Wifredo Lam: Kathy Zimmer

Wifredo Lam: Like a Maze

Art and War: Works in the Keeger Collection [PDF File]

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