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ARANGO, Ramiro (<i>born</i> 1946), Painter, pastellist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ARANGO, Ramiro (born 1946), Painter, pastellist

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Colombian, 20th – 21st century, male.

Active also active in France.

Born 1946, in Fredonia.

Painter, pastellist.

Ramiro Arango first embarked on an economics diploma at the University of Bogotá, then studied visual arts at the University of Paris from 1975 to 1978. His paintings and pastels recall Magritte in their photographic reconstruction of the things depicted, in their paradoxical framing with figures and objects situated partly beyond

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