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Martial Raysse

Beauty is bad taste. We must push the falsehood until the end.

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The son of craftsmen potters of Vallauris, Martial Raysse is born in the Golfe-Juan (Alpes-Maritimes, France) in 1936. He begins painting and writing poems at the age of 12 years. At first, he is student in Khgne in the Massena Highschool in Nice. In the late '50s, the young man is very close to the artists who work on the Riviera, including Yves Klein and Arman, they introduce him to Pierre . . .

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Letter and collage
Letter

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)
Not carried out to date. All the "catalogues raisonnés"

Bibliographic track & more

to read about the artist :
  • M. Raysse , G. Lascault et P. de Haas, Ed. Centre G. Pompidou, Paris, 1981
  • M. Raysse Antibes , catalogue Muse Picasso, Antibes, 1982
  • Lcole de Nice , Meguro Museum of Art, Tokyo, 1995
  • Martial Raysse , Alain Jouffroy, Ed. Georges Fall, Paris, 1996
To read from the artist :
  • Loco Bello , illustrations et texte de M. Raysse, Ed. Karl Flinker, 1976
Website :
No website dedicated to the artist.

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Art movements

  • + SCHOOL OF NICE / 1965-1975 / Jean-Claude Farhi, Robert Filliou, Roland Flexner, Serge III, Pierre Pinoncelli, etc.
  • + NEW REALISM / 1960-1970 / Grard Deschamps, Franois Dufrne, Raymond Hains, etc.
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