Interview with Alex Tavares-
Teacher, painter and sculptorl discusses his art and influences.
Tribute from Alex Tavares' first one-man Nairobi exhibition
by Wilfred R. Maciel
"A monumental painter of ideas"
by E.P. Njau; The Sunday Nation
17 December, 1967
author unknown; The Reporter, Nairobi
29 December, 1967
"East Africa's only master of surrealism"
by S.I. Clerk; The East African Standard
16 August, 1968
"Tavares art exhibition has powerful effect"
by Katie Fitzrandolph; The Regina (Canada) Leader-Post
17 May, 1969
by Kay Kritzwiser; The Globe & Mail (Toronto)
11 March, 1972
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one-man exhibitions, dating back to 1961.
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group exhibitions, dating back to 1957.
Click here for the complete PDF of his commissioned works.