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Jean Pons

All my emotions go, I hope, in the act of painting, which is my only word.

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Jean Pons is born in Paris on the eve of World War I in 1913. He is a student at the Estienne School in Paris. Quite remarkable practitioner and discoverer, in 1938 he founds a lithography workshop which is immediately attended by many contemporary artists of Paris of utmost importance and, particularly, by Russian artists: Nicolas de Stal, Lanskoy, Charchoune, Poliakoff, Delaunay, Kandinsky, . . .

10 work(s) available

Two roaming children
Unknown title
The Mediterranean...
Without title I
Without title
Un parfum d'Eros
Tomb en amour

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to read about the artist :
  • J. Pons , Michel Ragon, cat. d'exposition, Gal. Colette Allendy, Paris, 1955
  • J. Pons , in Cahiers dArt-Documents n 153, Ed. P. Cailler Genve, 1961
  • L'art abstrait , Michel Seuphor, 2 vol., Maeght Ed., 1971, 1972
  • Mitraillomachie , Jean Pons, Ed. Ateliers Populaires de Paris, 1983
  • J. Pons, la peinture en marche. 1947-1960 , Ed. Art. Populaires de Paris, 1986
  • Batouque , Aim Cesaire, litho. de J. P., Ed. Art. Populaires de Paris, 1989
  • Jean Pons, les annes 50 , Michel Lequenne, cat., Ed. Alain Oudin, 1991
  • La peinture en marche , J. Leiner et autres, Ed. Art. Populaires de Paris, 1993
  • Latelier Pons , Ed. Centre culturel franais dOslo, 1994
  • Jean Pons , S. Caz et autres, cat. d'exposition, Carquefou, 2015
To read from the artist :
  • Des ides et des hommes , mission radiophonique de Jean Amrouche, 1952
  • Jean Pons, 60 ans de peinture , entretiens, Festival Trlaz, 1998
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