Peter Doig was born in Edinburgh in 1959 and raised in Trinidad and Canada before moving to London in 1979 to study painting. Considered one of the most important painters of his generation. His landscape and portrait paintings play with themes of magical realism, evoking his Canadian childhood, imagery sourced from photographs and films. He currently lives and works in Trinidad and London.
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Photo: Peter Doig, "Untitled", 2013, Watercolor, gum arabic, pencil on paper