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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Tapestries by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa

The Evening Prayer painting from Africa Wall Tapestry
The Evening Prayer painting from Africa Wall Tapestry
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$49.00$34.30
The Blues Band II very blue painting of music band Wall Tapestry
The Blues Band II very blue painting of music band Wall Tapestry
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$49.00$34.30
Drummer and the Flutist V music painting Wall Tapestry
Drummer and the Flutist V music painting Wall Tapestry
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$49.00$34.30
The Town Crier 2 African musician Wall Tapestry
The Town Crier 2 African musician Wall Tapestry
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$49.00$34.30
Last Dance African Dancers Wall Tapestry
Last Dance African Dancers Wall Tapestry
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$49.00$34.30
The Happy Villagers IV painting of traditional African village life Wall Tapestry
The Happy Villagers IV painting of traditional African village life Wall Tapestry
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$49.00$34.30
Mother and Child 3 nursing mother painting Wall Tapestry
Mother and Child 3 nursing mother painting Wall Tapestry
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$49.00$34.30
Saturday Market Wall Tapestry
Saturday Market Wall Tapestry
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$49.00$34.30
Home Sweet Home surreal African painting Wall Tapestry
Home Sweet Home surreal African painting Wall Tapestry
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$49.00$34.30
Dialogue IV African art Wall Tapestry
Dialogue IV African art Wall Tapestry
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$49.00$34.30
Music is Love V painting of love song Wall Tapestry
Music is Love V painting of love song Wall Tapestry
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$49.00$34.30
Village painting from Africa of Villagers Wall Tapestry
Village painting from Africa of Villagers Wall Tapestry
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$49.00$34.30
The Last Cyclist painting from Africa Wall Tapestry
The Last Cyclist painting from Africa Wall Tapestry
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$49.00$34.30
Prayer IV Wall Tapestry
Prayer IV Wall Tapestry
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$49.00$34.30
African Dancers painting by Angu Walters Wall Tapestry
African Dancers painting by Angu Walters Wall Tapestry
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$49.00$34.30
Faces VI painting from Cameroon, Africa Wall Tapestry
Faces VI painting from Cameroon, Africa Wall Tapestry
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$49.00$34.30
Juju Dance Group painting of African voodoo dance Wall Tapestry
Juju Dance Group painting of African voodoo dance Wall Tapestry
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$49.00$34.30
Kora Player III surreal painting from Africa Wall Tapestry
Kora Player III surreal painting from Africa Wall Tapestry
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$49.00$34.30
Mother and Child 7 painting of newborn baby Wall Tapestry
Mother and Child 7 painting of newborn baby Wall Tapestry
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$49.00$34.30
The Happy Family rainbow painting from Africa Wall Tapestry
The Happy Family rainbow painting from Africa Wall Tapestry
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$49.00$34.30
My Best Friend 8 African villagers Wall Tapestry
My Best Friend 8 African villagers Wall Tapestry
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$49.00$34.30
The Xylophone Player IV painting from Africa Wall Tapestry
The Xylophone Player IV painting from Africa Wall Tapestry
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$49.00$34.30
Happy Family painting from Africa Wall Tapestry
Happy Family painting from Africa Wall Tapestry
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$49.00$34.30
Play the Drum IV music painting from Africa Wall Tapestry
Play the Drum IV music painting from Africa Wall Tapestry
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$49.00$34.30
Play the Banjo painting from Africa Wall Tapestry
Play the Banjo painting from Africa Wall Tapestry
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$49.00$34.30
The Happy Family 19 Wall Tapestry
The Happy Family 19 Wall Tapestry
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$49.00$34.30
Saturday Market IV painting from Africa Wall Tapestry
Saturday Market IV painting from Africa Wall Tapestry
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$49.00$34.30
Twin 2 portrait from Africa of a happy couple Wall Tapestry
Twin 2 portrait from Africa of a happy couple Wall Tapestry
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$49.00$34.30
To the Market 5 African women and girls Wall Tapestry
To the Market 5 African women and girls Wall Tapestry
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$49.00$34.30
Banjo Players 3 painting from Africa Wall Tapestry
Banjo Players 3 painting from Africa Wall Tapestry
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$49.00$34.30
The Drummer 4 African music painting Wall Tapestry
The Drummer 4 African music painting Wall Tapestry
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$49.00$34.30
The Drummer and the Flutist 4 Wall Tapestry
The Drummer and the Flutist 4 Wall Tapestry
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$49.00$34.30
Sun Shine in my Mind surreal African painting Wall Tapestry
Sun Shine in my Mind surreal African painting Wall Tapestry
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$49.00$34.30
Welcome African Village Painting Wall Tapestry
Welcome African Village Painting Wall Tapestry
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$49.00$34.30
Three on One pink and violet painting of women Wall Tapestry
Three on One pink and violet painting of women Wall Tapestry
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$49.00$34.30
To the Market III African village painting Wall Tapestry
To the Market III African village painting Wall Tapestry
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$49.00$34.30
Mvet Player music painting from Africa Wall Tapestry
Mvet Player music painting from Africa Wall Tapestry
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$49.00$34.30
The Kora Player I -Original painting from Africa Wall Tapestry
The Kora Player I -Original painting from Africa Wall Tapestry
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$49.00$34.30
My Friend surreal painting maybe aliens Wall Tapestry
My Friend surreal painting maybe aliens Wall Tapestry
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$49.00$34.30
The Town Cryer 2 surreal African painting Wall Tapestry
The Town Cryer 2 surreal African painting Wall Tapestry
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$49.00$34.30
The Couple II painting from Africa Wall Tapestry
The Couple II painting from Africa Wall Tapestry
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$49.00$34.30
Happy Villagers 1 Wall Tapestry
Happy Villagers 1 Wall Tapestry
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$49.00$34.30
Twin African painting of mother and babies Wall Tapestry
Twin African painting of mother and babies Wall Tapestry
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$49.00$34.30
The Drummer XI African art Wall Tapestry
The Drummer XI African art Wall Tapestry
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$49.00$34.30

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