Sculpture by Addé "Vous deux child" African Homage

Sculpture – Vous Deux Child

 

T he cult and culture of Voodoo’s roots are said to be a heritage from Western African groups of Yoruba, Fon, and Ewe.
In fact, it is probably the world’s oldest religion perpetuated since prehistorical times.
Not only a cult, but a way of life, and a philosophy, Voodoo crossed the Atlantic with the African diaspora, and spread from the French-speaking Louisiana, given the name « vous deux» meaning « you two/ you too » as each person is regarded as a member of a whole, and of the Universe based on a « man over matter » principle…

Sculpture "Vous deux child"

« Vous deux child » © Addé 2015
Voodoo*, the world’s oldest religion, an heritage from Yoruba, Fon, and Ewe.

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« Vous deux child » © Addé 2015
Voodoo, the world’s oldest religion, an heritage from Yoruba, Fon, and Ewe.



Note:
#Woodoo > Tribute to Marie LaveauNkisiVous Deux Child

 

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  • John décembre 15, 2015, 09:46

    A fine piece of art!

    • Xea B mai 10, 2016, 11:22

      Thank you John! Sorry for the delay answering you…

  • Lady Fi mai 10, 2016, 05:30

    A lovely piece of art!

  • kutukamus août 9, 2016, 22:16

    Eerie.. The way ‘the colorful’ consumes ‘the less cheerful’..
    Then again, maybe it’s just me 🙂

    • Addé août 11, 2016, 13:52

      Of course it is you! Any personal perception of an art work fundamentally is! I appreciate it stimulated you, as you, precisely, felt the duality I tried to express there. Thank you for commenting!

African Homage is an art gallery. Addé's works are titled and accompanied by a text that explains each piece. Comments are appreciated when they are addressed to the work, not to the subject. Thank you. / African Homage est une galerie d'art. Les oeuvres de Addé sont titrées et accompagnées d'un texte qui explicite chaque pièce. Les commentaires sont appréciés quand ils s'adressent à l'oeuvre, non au sujet. Merci

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