Wifredo Lam
Cuban, 1902-1982
1,267 followers
Wifredo Lam
Cuban, 1902-1982
1,267 followers
High auction record
$5m, Sotheby's, 2012
Collected by major museums
Tate, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), Indianapolis Museum of Art at Newfields
Selected exhibitions (3)
Selected exhibitions
2016
Wifredo Lam,
Museo Reina Sofía
The EY Exhibition: Wifredo Lam,
Tate Modern
2015
Wifredo Lam,
Centre Pompidou

A major early 20th-century painter, Wifredo Lam fused elements of Cubism and Surrealism with …

Read more

A major early 20th-century painter, Wifredo Lam fused elements of Cubism and Surrealism with African culture in paintings that were exhibited alongside those of Pablo Picasso and other Cubists and Fauvists. A native Cuban, Lam hailed from Chinese, European, Indian, and mixed-African descent, and he was deeply …

Read more
Want to sell a work by this artist? Learn more.
Ways to Buy
Buy now
Bid
Inquire
Medium
Gallery
Institution
Time period