Find, Learn, Price Art
Enjoy the comprehensive art database we've compiled since 1987
Membership Details
Images, sales charts, bios, signatures, 30 artist Alerts and more ...
Art auction records:  Millions of references for pricing research
Or, register for Free Alerts
To track 10 artists.

Already a member?  Sign in here

Emilcar (Similien) Simil

 (born 1944)
Emilcar (Similien) Simil is active/lives in Haiti.  Emilcar Simil is known for acrylic painting in high colors of black skinned female figures.

Photo courtesy of Galerie D’art Nader, Haiti

Biography   Emilcar (Similien) Simil


Emilcar Similien, known as Simil, was born in 1944 in St. Marc, Haiti. From 1965 to 1971 he studied painting, sculpture, and art history at the Academy of Beaux-Arts in Port-au-Prince.

Simil uses his images of women only as means for displaying patterns, color, and the sparkle of gold jewelry on black skin. He paints with acrylics on Masonite of any size. His surfaces are smooth and polished. Simil delights in beauty, elegance, and grace.

"Well trained by masters who taught him to excel in his form, Similien's works also contains discrete messages" (Peintres Haitiens by Gerald Alexis).

He has been exhibiting since 1969 namely in Haiti, USA, Denmark. Simil is considered as a leading contemporary Haitian artist.

Displaying 750 of 836 characters.

    >   Continue reading about Emilcar (Similien) Simil

Name Variants for Emilcar (Similien) Simil





Discover art and art prices ...
•  Auction records and images
•  Record prices, graphs, stats
•  Artist signature examples
•  More about subscribing

Example(s) of this artist's work:
La parure d' Eva
Art images copyright© of artist or assignee

Subscribers may find the following and more:
Did it sell?  Low/high estimate
Size of work   Signature   Date created
Research Emilcar (Similien) Simil

Consider a subscription!  More info



15