Saturday, September 4, 2010

Discovering the Art of Boscoe Holder, Trinidadian Master

Hilton Als, Angus Cook, and Peter Doig

Last spring in Berlin, Peter Doig and Hilton Als co-curated an exhibition of portraits—mostly by young, unrecognized or forgotten artists—a show that included a rare look at the work of the remarkable but little known 20th-century Trinidadian painter Boscoe Holder (1921–2007). Here is a selection of his work, along with excerpts of a conversation I had with Doig and Als about the artist and his Caribbean milieu. —Angus Cook

read it all here in the NEW YORK REVIEW OF BOOKS:

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