Herman Braun-Vega

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Herman Braun-Vega
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Born(1933-07-07)7 July 1933
Died2 April 2019(2019-04-02) (aged 85)
NationalityPeruvian
Known forPainting

Herman Braun-Vega (7 July 1933 — 2 April 2019) was a Peruvian painter and artist. His art were often political or cultural.[1]

In 1978 he began to paint portraits, especially of his painters friends who invited to participate in the gestation of his canvases: Vladimir Veličković (in 1978), Gilles Aillaud (in 1979), Erró (in 1978-1982), Wifredo Lam (in 1979), Jean Dewasne (in 1982), William S. Hayter (in 1983) and Gérard Fromanger (in 1984). He also painted numerous writers: Jorge Semprún, Alain Jouffroy, Julio Ramón Ribeyro, Alfredo Bryce Echenique and Jean-Michel Ribes.

Braun-Vega died in his sleep in Paris on 2 April 2019, aged 85.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. ""El sincretismo cultural en la obra de Herman Braun Vega" por Héctor Loaiza". resonancias.org (in Spanish). 12 November 2001. Retrieved 21 April 2019.
  2. Fallece el pintor peruano Herman Braun-Vega a los 85 años (Spanish)