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 Blanket
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The Evening Prayer painting from Africa Throw Blanket
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$65.00$45.50
The Blues Band II very blue painting of music band Throw Blanket
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The Blues Band II very blue painting of music band Throw Blanket
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$65.00$45.50
Drummer and the Flutist V music painting Throw Blanket
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Drummer and the Flutist V music painting Throw Blanket
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$65.00$45.50
The Town Crier 2 African musician Throw Blanket
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The Town Crier 2 African musician Throw Blanket
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$65.00$45.50
Last Dance African Dancers Throw Blanket
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Last Dance African Dancers Throw Blanket
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$65.00$45.50
The Happy Villagers IV painting of traditional African village life Throw Blanket
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The Happy Villagers IV painting of traditional African village life Throw Blanket
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$65.00$45.50
Mother and Child 3 nursing mother painting Throw Blanket
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Mother and Child 3 nursing mother painting Throw Blanket
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$65.00$45.50
Saturday Market Throw Blanket
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Saturday Market Throw Blanket
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$65.00$45.50
Home Sweet Home surreal African painting Throw Blanket
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Home Sweet Home surreal African painting Throw Blanket
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$65.00$45.50
Dialogue IV African art Throw Blanket
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Dialogue IV African art Throw Blanket
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$65.00$45.50
Music is Love V painting of love song Throw Blanket
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Music is Love V painting of love song Throw Blanket
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$65.00$45.50
Village painting from Africa of Villagers Throw Blanket
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Village painting from Africa of Villagers Throw Blanket
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$65.00$45.50
The Last Cyclist painting from Africa Throw Blanket
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The Last Cyclist painting from Africa Throw Blanket
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$65.00$45.50
Prayer IV Throw Blanket
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Prayer IV Throw Blanket
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$65.00$45.50
African Dancers painting by Angu Walters Throw Blanket
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African Dancers painting by Angu Walters Throw Blanket
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$65.00$45.50
Faces VI painting from Cameroon, Africa Throw Blanket
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Faces VI painting from Cameroon, Africa Throw Blanket
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$65.00$45.50
Juju Dance Group painting of African voodoo dance Throw Blanket
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Juju Dance Group painting of African voodoo dance Throw Blanket
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$65.00$45.50
Kora Player III surreal painting from Africa Throw Blanket
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Kora Player III surreal painting from Africa Throw Blanket
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$65.00$45.50
Mother and Child 7 painting of newborn baby Throw Blanket
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Mother and Child 7 painting of newborn baby Throw Blanket
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$65.00$45.50
The Happy Family rainbow painting from Africa Throw Blanket
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The Happy Family rainbow painting from Africa Throw Blanket
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$65.00$45.50
My Best Friend 8 African villagers Throw Blanket
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My Best Friend 8 African villagers Throw Blanket
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$65.00$45.50
The Xylophone Player IV painting from Africa Throw Blanket
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The Xylophone Player IV painting from Africa Throw Blanket
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$65.00$45.50
Happy Family painting from Africa Throw Blanket
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Happy Family painting from Africa Throw Blanket
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$65.00$45.50
Play the Drum IV music painting from Africa Throw Blanket
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Play the Drum IV music painting from Africa Throw Blanket
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$65.00$45.50
Play the Banjo painting from Africa Throw Blanket
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Play the Banjo painting from Africa Throw Blanket
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$65.00$45.50
The Happy Family 19 Throw Blanket
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The Happy Family 19 Throw Blanket
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$65.00$45.50
Saturday Market IV painting from Africa Throw Blanket
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Saturday Market IV painting from Africa Throw Blanket
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$65.00$45.50
Twin 2 portrait from Africa of a happy couple Throw Blanket
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Twin 2 portrait from Africa of a happy couple Throw Blanket
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$65.00$45.50
To the Market 5 African women and girls Throw Blanket
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To the Market 5 African women and girls Throw Blanket
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$65.00$45.50
Banjo Players 3 painting from Africa Throw Blanket
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Banjo Players 3 painting from Africa Throw Blanket
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$65.00$45.50
The Drummer 27 dark purple African art Throw Blanket
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The Drummer 27 dark purple African art Throw Blanket
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$65.00$45.50
The Drummer 4 African music painting Throw Blanket
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The Drummer 4 African music painting Throw Blanket
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$65.00$45.50
The Drummer and the Flutist 4 Throw Blanket
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The Drummer and the Flutist 4 Throw Blanket
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$65.00$45.50
Sun Shine in my Mind surreal African painting Throw Blanket
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Sun Shine in my Mind surreal African painting Throw Blanket
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$65.00$45.50
Welcome African Village Painting Throw Blanket
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Welcome African Village Painting Throw Blanket
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$65.00$45.50
Three on One pink and violet painting of women Throw Blanket
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Three on One pink and violet painting of women Throw Blanket
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$65.00$45.50
To the Market III African village painting Throw Blanket
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To the Market III African village painting Throw Blanket
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$65.00$45.50
Mvet Player music painting from Africa Throw Blanket
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Mvet Player music painting from Africa Throw Blanket
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$65.00$45.50
The Kora Player I -Original painting from Africa Throw Blanket
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The Kora Player I -Original painting from Africa Throw Blanket
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$65.00$45.50
My Friend surreal painting maybe aliens Throw Blanket
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My Friend surreal painting maybe aliens Throw Blanket
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$65.00$45.50
The Town Cryer 2 surreal African painting Throw Blanket
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The Town Cryer 2 surreal African painting Throw Blanket
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$65.00$45.50
The Couple II painting from Africa Throw Blanket
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The Couple II painting from Africa Throw Blanket
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$65.00$45.50
Happy Villagers 1 Throw Blanket
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Happy Villagers 1 Throw Blanket
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$65.00$45.50
Twin African painting of mother and babies Throw Blanket
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Twin African painting of mother and babies Throw Blanket
by Angu Walters in Cameroon Central Africa
$65.00$45.50

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