© Techniques et culture - CNRS/MNHN - Annie Dupuis - 2004

Ayathor

Voodoo painter

Reference

1780

Duration

00:23:00

Production year

2004

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Original material

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4/3
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Sound

Director(s)

Annie DUPUIS

Summary

In Togo, in the Ewe land, graphic popular depicting are realized on the walls of houses or voodoo temples. The painted subjects are various and refer to gods, ancestors, clan divinities, good and bad spirits… The ethnologist Annie Dupuis introduces the painter Ayathor and his work, and then interviews him about his apprenticeship and his inspiration.

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