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  • Collection: Art of Haiti

President Florvil Hyppolite

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Hector Hyppolite was born in 1894 in Saint Marc and died of a heart attack in 1948 in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. Hyppolite was not only a talented artist, he was also a vodou priest (hougan), housekeeper, and decorator(1). Over 200 artworks by Hyppolite…

Danbala Wedo

Dandbala Wedo
Georgia Gump
Art 265
Professor Ellen Hoobler
3-April-2016

Clotaire Bazile’s Vodou Flags

Exploration of Haiti and their religion of Vodou uncovers an extraordinary amount of artistic objects, from paintings to punched metal, done in…