Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa

From remote Central Africa where a gifted artist seeking to emerge from obscurity faces great obstacles here are paintings by Cameroon artist Angu Walters.

The African artist’s studio is in the NW city of Bamenda which has since 2017 found itself at the very center of a brutal civil war.

Born in 1980, Angu Walters got his start as a student of the noted American-born Cameroonian artist Nzante Spee. Wikipedia characterizes Spee's paintings, which could as well be applied to Angu, thusly, "His style, from cubism to surrealism and addressed to a naïve caricature but full with provocative humour, culminates in a pictorial world where all these expressions are mixed in the so-called melting age aesthetic."

Angu's interest in painting started when he was a boy experimenting with ink from different pen colors, mixed and applied them on torn cardboards, which were sometimes hung on the walls of his mother's sitting room. His mother invited Spee to have a look at what the child was doing with the materials he could find in his milieu. Thereafter, the famed artist took him to his workshop and guided him how to improve his skills. Since then, he has had a professional revolution with much inspiration drawn from his fine arts mentor.

Angu paints in diverse styles, most often abstract figurative and the surreal. In addition to music-themed paintings, his work often focuses on family life and traditional African village life.

His works express surrealism because he believes that his dreams are inspirational to his life and works. Angu believes the family is the foundation on which a successful professional and matrimonial life is built. Many paintings express his special reverence for mothers.

His works are exhibited in galleries world-wide and in Africa at the Cameroon National Museum in Yaoundé. Following the pattern set by his own mentor. Angu has helped guide a number of younger artists, although artist are not very much appreciated in Cameroonian society.

Visit Angu Walters' website www.artcameroon.com

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Mini Art Prints by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa

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Mini Art Prints by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa

The Blues Band II very blue painting of music band Mini Art Print
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The Blues Band II very blue painting of music band Mini Art Print
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$15.00$12.00
Mother and Child 3 nursing mother painting Mini Art Print
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Mother and Child 3 nursing mother painting Mini Art Print
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$15.00$12.00
The Evening Prayer painting from Africa Mini Art Print
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The Evening Prayer painting from Africa Mini Art Print
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$15.00$12.00
Village painting from Africa of Villagers Mini Art Print
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Village painting from Africa of Villagers Mini Art Print
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$15.00$12.00
Music is Love V painting of love song Mini Art Print
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Music is Love V painting of love song Mini Art Print
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$15.00$12.00
Dialogue IV African art Mini Art Print
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Dialogue IV African art Mini Art Print
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$15.00$12.00
Prayer IV Mini Art Print
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Prayer IV Mini Art Print
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$15.00$12.00
Drummer and the Flutist V music painting Mini Art Print
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Drummer and the Flutist V music painting Mini Art Print
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$15.00$12.00
African Dancers painting by Angu Walters Mini Art Print
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African Dancers painting by Angu Walters Mini Art Print
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$15.00$12.00
Faces VI painting from Cameroon, Africa Mini Art Print
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Faces VI painting from Cameroon, Africa Mini Art Print
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$15.00$12.00
Juju Dance Group painting of African voodoo dance Mini Art Print
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Juju Dance Group painting of African voodoo dance Mini Art Print
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$15.00$12.00
Family II portrait of an African family Mini Art Print
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Family II portrait of an African family Mini Art Print
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$15.00$12.00
Kora Player III surreal painting from Africa Mini Art Print
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Kora Player III surreal painting from Africa Mini Art Print
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$15.00$12.00
Mother and Child 7 painting of newborn baby Mini Art Print
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Mother and Child 7 painting of newborn baby Mini Art Print
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$15.00$12.00
My Love bright pink painting of romance Mini Art Print
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My Love bright pink painting of romance Mini Art Print
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$15.00$12.00
The Happy Family I Mini Art Print
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The Happy Family I Mini Art Print
by Angu Walters in Cameroon, Africa
$15.00$12.00
The Happy Family rainbow painting from Africa Mini Art Print
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The Happy Family rainbow painting from Africa Mini Art Print
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$15.00$12.00
The Drummer 27 dark purple African art Mini Art Print
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The Drummer 27 dark purple African art Mini Art Print
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$15.00$12.00
The Drummer 4 African music painting Mini Art Print
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The Drummer 4 African music painting Mini Art Print
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$15.00$12.00
Banjo Players 3 painting from Africa Mini Art Print
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Banjo Players 3 painting from Africa Mini Art Print
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$15.00$12.00
The Drummer and the Flutist 4 Mini Art Print
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The Drummer and the Flutist 4 Mini Art Print
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$15.00$12.00
My Best Friend 8 African villagers Mini Art Print
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My Best Friend 8 African villagers Mini Art Print
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$15.00$12.00
Twin 2 portrait from Africa of a happy couple Mini Art Print
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Twin 2 portrait from Africa of a happy couple Mini Art Print
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$15.00$12.00
To the Market 5 African women and girls Mini Art Print
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To the Market 5 African women and girls Mini Art Print
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$15.00$12.00
Last Dance African Dancers Mini Art Print
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Last Dance African Dancers Mini Art Print
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$15.00$12.00
The Happy Villagers IV painting of traditional African village life Mini Art Print
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The Happy Villagers IV painting of traditional African village life Mini Art Print
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$15.00$12.00
Sun Shine in my Mind surreal African painting Mini Art Print
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Sun Shine in my Mind surreal African painting Mini Art Print
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$15.00$12.00
Welcome African Village Painting Mini Art Print
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Welcome African Village Painting Mini Art Print
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$15.00$12.00
Saturday Market IV painting from Africa Mini Art Print
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Saturday Market IV painting from Africa Mini Art Print
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$15.00$12.00
Three on One pink and violet painting of women Mini Art Print
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Three on One pink and violet painting of women Mini Art Print
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$15.00$12.00
To the Market III African village painting Mini Art Print
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To the Market III African village painting Mini Art Print
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$15.00$12.00
Home Sweet Home surreal African painting Mini Art Print
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Home Sweet Home surreal African painting Mini Art Print
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$15.00$12.00
Mvet Player music painting from Africa Mini Art Print
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Mvet Player music painting from Africa Mini Art Print
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$15.00$12.00
The Happy Family 19 Mini Art Print
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The Happy Family 19 Mini Art Print
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$15.00$12.00
The Kora Player I -Original painting from Africa Mini Art Print
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The Kora Player I -Original painting from Africa Mini Art Print
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$15.00$12.00
Play the Banjo painting from Africa Mini Art Print
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Play the Banjo painting from Africa Mini Art Print
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$15.00$12.00
My Friend surreal painting maybe aliens Mini Art Print
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My Friend surreal painting maybe aliens Mini Art Print
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$15.00$12.00
Saturday Market Mini Art Print
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Saturday Market Mini Art Print
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$15.00$12.00
Couple II a surreal painting from Africa Mini Art Print
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Couple II a surreal painting from Africa Mini Art Print
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$15.00$12.00
The Town Cryer 2 surreal African painting Mini Art Print
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The Town Cryer 2 surreal African painting Mini Art Print
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$15.00$12.00
Fruit Sellers painting from Africa Mini Art Print
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Fruit Sellers painting from Africa Mini Art Print
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$15.00$12.00
The Couple II painting from Africa Mini Art Print
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The Couple II painting from Africa Mini Art Print
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$15.00$12.00
Happy Villagers 1 Mini Art Print
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Happy Villagers 1 Mini Art Print
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$15.00$12.00
Twin African painting of mother and babies Mini Art Print
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Twin African painting of mother and babies Mini Art Print
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$15.00$12.00

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