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Jean-Charles Blais

The figures I paint are no longer people The bodies have become morcels of paint.

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Jean-Charles Blais is born in Nantes in 1956, he lives and works in Paris. Blais studies (1974-79) to the Ecole des Beaux-Arts in Rennes. In 1981, he takes part to the exhibition organized by Bernard Lamarche-Vadel ("To finish in style") which is the birth of the movement : the free Figuration. The artists paintings, etchings and drawings are now . . .

3 work(s) available

Mixed technique
Title unknown I

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)
Non ralis ce jour. All the "catalogues raisonnés"

Bibliographic track & more

to read about the artist :
  • Jean-Charles Blais CAPC, Bordeaux, 1984
  • Jean-Charles Blais : Estampes, 1983-86 , Philippe Piguet, M.A.M. de Toulouse,
  • Jean-Charles Blais , Muse National d'Art Moderne, Paris, 1987
  • Jean-Charles Blais - Zeichnungen - Dessins , cat. d'expo., Ed. Galerie Buchma
  • Jean-Charles Blais, Le coup de Tanger, Xavier Girard, Ed. Yvon Lambert, 1989
  • Jean-Charles Blais. Tilimbom , Ed. Galerie Buchmann, 1989
  • Jean-Charles Blais - Affiches arraches , Felix Buchmann, Ed. Cantz, 1990
  • Blais Dortmunder Kunstverein, Dortmund, 1992
  • Jean-Charles Blais , AFAA, Paris, 1994
  • Jean-Charles Blais, Jean-Louis Andral, cat. d'expo., Ed. Skira Flammarion, 2013
To read from the artist :
  • Miracle , Jean-Charles Blais, Analogues, Arles, 2004
  • B. Bonello - J.-C. Blais : Correspondance, Doubles, semaine no16, Ed. Analogue, 2004
Website :
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Art movements

  • + FREE FIGURATION / 1980-2016 / Rmy Blanchard, Richard Di Rosa, Louis Jammes, etc.
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