Spanish - Painter, writer and critic and photographer specializing in Surrealism.
1902 b. Santa Cruz de Tenerife. 1928 Publishes Poemas de sol lleno. 1932 - 1936 Director of Gaceta de arte published in Tenerife, Canary Islands. 1935 April; Meets Andre Breton and Jacqueline Lamba when they visit Tenerife for the Exposicion Surrealista organsized by Gaceta de Arte and Oscar Dominguez. Photographs Benjamin Peret. (See ->). 1953 Founded his contemporary art museum in Santa Cruz. 1955 Nov. m. Maud Bonneaud in Paris. Maud and Westerdahl visit Belgium and then the Penrose's at Farley Farm. 1957 Valentine Penrose stays with them for the first half of the year in Tenerife. 1961 Influenced the work of Eduardo Urculo. 1968 Published Oscar Dominguez. 1983? Jan 29th. d. in Santa Cruz, Tenerife. See wiki -> and Sp. -> and also ->. See obituary -> and also ->. See Timeline