Waman Wasi is a 1975 work by Fernando de Szyszlo. It is part of the IMMA Permanent Collection.
|76.1 x 56 cm
|IMMA Collection: Donation, Smurfit: Cartón y Papel de México, 2000
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Fernando de Szyszlo was born in Lima, Peru. He studied architecture and then Fine Art at the Pontifical Catholic University of Peru. Between 1948 and 1955 Szyszlo lived in Paris and Florence, gaining knowledge of several European modernist movements and styles before returning to Peru. He was appointed professor of art at Cornell University in 1962. He also taught in Yale University in the mid 1960s. He was married to the Peruvian poet Blanca Varela who died in 2009.View Artist