Benjamin Canas, Salvadoran (1933 - 1987)
Benjamin Canas was born in El Salvador, 1933. He died in Arlington, Virginia, 1987.
Benjamin cañas is considered one of El salvador’s most important artists. His works are greatly influenced by surrealism. cañas
often uses juxtapositions of carefully modeled and cartoon-like figures to produce a whimsical and sometimes frightening atmosphere. The artist has exhibited his works in his native country and the united states.
1980 Janus Gallery, Washington D.C.
1980 Washigton Worl Gallery, EUA.
1980 80 Gallery 80, Panamá
1990 Forma Gallery, Miami, Florida, EUA.
1999 Valanti Gallery, San José, Costa Rica