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Centre D'Art founded in 1944 by Dewitt Peters

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Centre D'Art founded in 1944 by Dewitt Peters

This is the founder of the Centre D'Art Haitian, Dewitt Peters, in the lated 1940s in Haiti. He was in charge of the art center and at the same time responsible to search for new local artists in the community. During its thirteen years in existence, the centre d'art managed to expose the artistical talent of many Haitians who became renowned artists. A large percentage of these artists came from the lower and poor class an the Centre D'Art offered to them an opportunity of a lifetime

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