Portrait of the artist, 1963, image via W Magazine

Wifredo Lam / Wifredo Óscar de la Concepción Lam y Castilla

Wifredo Lam Untitled from Derriere Le Miroir
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The Négritude Movement responded to the alienated position of black people in history, seeking to assert their identity while rejecting colonialism.

Peter Bruegel the Elder - The Fall of the Rebellious Angels
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Drawn from mythology and folklore, imaginary creatures, from part-human hybrids to entirely fantastic beasts, have always captured the attention of artists.