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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Tablecloths by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa

The Blues Band II very blue painting of music band Tablecloth
The Blues Band II very blue painting of music band Tablecloth
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$99.00$59.40
The Evening Prayer painting from Africa Tablecloth
The Evening Prayer painting from Africa Tablecloth
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$99.00$59.40
Drummer and the Flutist V music painting Tablecloth
Drummer and the Flutist V music painting Tablecloth
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$99.00$59.40
Last Dance African Dancers Tablecloth
Last Dance African Dancers Tablecloth
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$99.00$59.40
The Happy Villagers IV painting of traditional African village life Tablecloth
The Happy Villagers IV painting of traditional African village life Tablecloth
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$99.00$59.40
Saturday Market Tablecloth
Saturday Market Tablecloth
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$99.00$59.40
Home Sweet Home surreal African painting Tablecloth
Home Sweet Home surreal African painting Tablecloth
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$99.00$59.40
Dialogue IV African art Tablecloth
Dialogue IV African art Tablecloth
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$99.00$59.40
Village painting from Africa of Villagers Tablecloth
Village painting from Africa of Villagers Tablecloth
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
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Prayer IV Tablecloth
Prayer IV Tablecloth
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
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African Dancers painting by Angu Walters Tablecloth
African Dancers painting by Angu Walters Tablecloth
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
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Juju Dance Group painting of African voodoo dance Tablecloth
Juju Dance Group painting of African voodoo dance Tablecloth
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$99.00$59.40
My Best Friend 8 African villagers Tablecloth
My Best Friend 8 African villagers Tablecloth
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$99.00$59.40
Happy Family painting from Africa Tablecloth
Happy Family painting from Africa Tablecloth
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$99.00$59.40
Play the Banjo painting from Africa Tablecloth
Play the Banjo painting from Africa Tablecloth
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$99.00$59.40
The Happy Family 19 Tablecloth
The Happy Family 19 Tablecloth
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$99.00$59.40
Saturday Market IV painting from Africa Tablecloth
Saturday Market IV painting from Africa Tablecloth
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$99.00$59.40
To the Market 5 African women and girls Tablecloth
To the Market 5 African women and girls Tablecloth
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$99.00$59.40
Banjo Players 3 painting from Africa Tablecloth
Banjo Players 3 painting from Africa Tablecloth
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$99.00$59.40
Sun Shine in my Mind surreal African painting Tablecloth
Sun Shine in my Mind surreal African painting Tablecloth
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$99.00$59.40
Welcome African Village Painting Tablecloth
Welcome African Village Painting Tablecloth
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$99.00$59.40
To the Market III African village painting Tablecloth
To the Market III African village painting Tablecloth
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$99.00$59.40
Mvet Player music painting from Africa Tablecloth
Mvet Player music painting from Africa Tablecloth
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$99.00$59.40
The Kora Player I -Original painting from Africa Tablecloth
The Kora Player I -Original painting from Africa Tablecloth
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
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The Happy Family XXI painting from Africa Tablecloth
The Happy Family XXI painting from Africa Tablecloth
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$99.00$59.40
The Drummer surreal musician painting from Africa Tablecloth
The Drummer surreal musician painting from Africa Tablecloth
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$99.00$59.40
My Best Friend painting of tranquil African village life Tablecloth
My Best Friend painting of tranquil African village life Tablecloth
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$99.00$59.40