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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The Evening Prayer painting from Africa Throw Pillow
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The Evening Prayer painting from Africa Throw Pillow
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$35.00$24.50
The Blues Band II very blue painting of music band Throw Pillow
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The Blues Band II very blue painting of music band Throw Pillow
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$35.00$24.50
Drummer and the Flutist V music painting Throw Pillow
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Drummer and the Flutist V music painting Throw Pillow
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$35.00$24.50
The Town Crier 2 African musician Throw Pillow
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The Town Crier 2 African musician Throw Pillow
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$35.00$24.50
Last Dance African Dancers Throw Pillow
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Last Dance African Dancers Throw Pillow
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$35.00$24.50
The Happy Villagers IV painting of traditional African village life Throw Pillow
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The Happy Villagers IV painting of traditional African village life Throw Pillow
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$35.00$24.50
Mother and Child 3 nursing mother painting Throw Pillow
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Mother and Child 3 nursing mother painting Throw Pillow
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$35.00$24.50
Saturday Market Throw Pillow
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Saturday Market Throw Pillow
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$35.00$24.50
Home Sweet Home surreal African painting Throw Pillow
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Home Sweet Home surreal African painting Throw Pillow
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$35.00$24.50
Dialogue IV African art Throw Pillow
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Dialogue IV African art Throw Pillow
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$35.00$24.50
Music is Love V painting of love song Throw Pillow
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Music is Love V painting of love song Throw Pillow
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$35.00$24.50
Village painting from Africa of Villagers Throw Pillow
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Village painting from Africa of Villagers Throw Pillow
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$35.00$24.50
The Last Cyclist painting from Africa Throw Pillow
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The Last Cyclist painting from Africa Throw Pillow
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$35.00$24.50
Prayer IV Throw Pillow
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Prayer IV Throw Pillow
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$35.00$24.50
African Dancers painting by Angu Walters Throw Pillow
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African Dancers painting by Angu Walters Throw Pillow
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$35.00$24.50
Faces VI painting from Cameroon, Africa Throw Pillow
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Faces VI painting from Cameroon, Africa Throw Pillow
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$35.00$24.50
Juju Dance Group painting of African voodoo dance Throw Pillow
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Juju Dance Group painting of African voodoo dance Throw Pillow
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$35.00$24.50
Family II portrait of an African family Throw Pillow
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Family II portrait of an African family Throw Pillow
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$35.00$24.50
Kora Player III surreal painting from Africa Throw Pillow
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Kora Player III surreal painting from Africa Throw Pillow
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$35.00$24.50
Mother and Child 7 painting of newborn baby Throw Pillow
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Mother and Child 7 painting of newborn baby Throw Pillow
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$35.00$24.50
The Happy Family rainbow painting from Africa Throw Pillow
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The Happy Family rainbow painting from Africa Throw Pillow
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$35.00$24.50
My Best Friend 8 African villagers Throw Pillow
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My Best Friend 8 African villagers Throw Pillow
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$35.00$24.50
The Xylophone Player IV painting from Africa Throw Pillow
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The Xylophone Player IV painting from Africa Throw Pillow
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$35.00$24.50
Happy Family painting from Africa Throw Pillow
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Happy Family painting from Africa Throw Pillow
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$35.00$24.50
Play the Drum IV music painting from Africa Throw Pillow
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Play the Drum IV music painting from Africa Throw Pillow
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$35.00$24.50
Play the Banjo painting from Africa Throw Pillow
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Play the Banjo painting from Africa Throw Pillow
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$35.00$24.50
The Happy Family 19 Throw Pillow
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The Happy Family 19 Throw Pillow
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$35.00$24.50
Saturday Market IV painting from Africa Throw Pillow
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Saturday Market IV painting from Africa Throw Pillow
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$35.00$24.50
Twin 2 portrait from Africa of a happy couple Throw Pillow
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Twin 2 portrait from Africa of a happy couple Throw Pillow
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$35.00$24.50
To the Market 5 African women and girls Throw Pillow
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To the Market 5 African women and girls Throw Pillow
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$35.00$24.50
Banjo Players 3 painting from Africa Throw Pillow
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Banjo Players 3 painting from Africa Throw Pillow
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$35.00$24.50
The Drummer 27 dark purple African art Throw Pillow
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The Drummer 27 dark purple African art Throw Pillow
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$35.00$24.50
The Drummer 4 African music painting Throw Pillow
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The Drummer 4 African music painting Throw Pillow
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$35.00$24.50
The Drummer and the Flutist 4 Throw Pillow
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The Drummer and the Flutist 4 Throw Pillow
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$35.00$24.50
Sun Shine in my Mind surreal African painting Throw Pillow
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Sun Shine in my Mind surreal African painting Throw Pillow
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$35.00$24.50
Welcome African Village Painting Throw Pillow
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Welcome African Village Painting Throw Pillow
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$35.00$24.50
Three on One pink and violet painting of women Throw Pillow
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Three on One pink and violet painting of women Throw Pillow
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$35.00$24.50
To the Market III African village painting Throw Pillow
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To the Market III African village painting Throw Pillow
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$35.00$24.50
Mvet Player music painting from Africa Throw Pillow
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Mvet Player music painting from Africa Throw Pillow
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$35.00$24.50
The Kora Player I -Original painting from Africa Throw Pillow
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The Kora Player I -Original painting from Africa Throw Pillow
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$35.00$24.50
My Friend surreal painting maybe aliens Throw Pillow
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My Friend surreal painting maybe aliens Throw Pillow
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$35.00$24.50
Couple II a surreal painting from Africa Throw Pillow
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Couple II a surreal painting from Africa Throw Pillow
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$35.00$24.50
The Town Cryer 2 surreal African painting Throw Pillow
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The Town Cryer 2 surreal African painting Throw Pillow
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$35.00$24.50
The Couple II painting from Africa Throw Pillow
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The Couple II painting from Africa Throw Pillow
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$35.00$24.50

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