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Nena Saguil

 (1914 - 1998)
Nena Saguil was active/lived in Philippines, France.  Nena Saguil is known for abstract minimalist painting.

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Nena Saguil


Nena Saguil moved from the Philippines to Paris where she continued to produce her signature works of cellular-looking objects. Her works are filled with orbs, spheres, circles, mandalas, cells, and moons all floating around the canvas---her very own interpretation of the cosmos.

Parisienne Nena Saguil, one of the last of the revered Filipino modern artist-expatriates, wove a cosmos of forms in pen and ink, mixed media and oil.

At first some of her work appears to be cross-section explorations of plant parts or unicellular organisms under the scrutiny of a microscope.  The images later transform into the organs of the elements, the fiber of the universe: dots, bubbles vortices, rays all delicately drawn to create the vi  ...  Displaying 750 of 1649 characters.



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About  Nena Saguil

Born:  1914 - Manila, Philippines
Died:   1998
Known for:  abstract minimalist painting