11 new artists in this new update.
11 New artists
The Japanese watercolour painter, engraver, lithographer and ceramist Yasse Tabuchi was born in Kitakyüshu, Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan in 1921.
After being mobilized in the navy and air force during the final years of World War II, he studied art history at Tokyo University of Arts from 1946 to 1951, while beginning to paint. In 1951, he left his family and his country for France where he . . .
After a passage through youth illustration and comics, François Avril is recognized today as one of the major cartoonists of our time. Born in Paris in 1961, a graduate of the Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Arts Appliqués et des Métiers d'Art Olivier de Serres, he began his career by publishing his first drawings for the magazine press, advertising and publishing. François Avril claims the . . .
Born in 1967 in M'balmayo, Cameroon, Barthélémy Toguo lives and works between Paris and Bandjoun. He decided to become an artist at the age of 17 to "make people dream".
Barthélémy Toguo is a graduate of the École Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire. He completed his studies at the Ecole Supérieure d'Art de Grenoble and the Kunstakademie in Düsseldorf, . . .
Djamel Tatah was born to Algerian parents in Saint-Chamond (Loire) in 1959. The young man was 22 years old when he began his studies at the School of Fine Arts in Saint-Etienne; he stayed there from 1981 to 1986. Between 1981 and 1987, he travelled several times to Algeria, visiting its archaeological sites. From then on, he chose to insert archaeological elements in several of his works, thus . . .
Since the 1990s, Françoise Pétrovitch has been shaping a singular work that suggests without saying too much. The thread is woven over time but the intention is never repeated,
A multidisciplinary artist, she expresses herself through drawing, watercolour, ink, wash and painting, as well as sculpture, ceramics, photography, video or installation; in addition, she also produces graphic . . .
Born in 1973, the artist-draftsman Stéphane Blanquet has been active on the visual arts scene since the late 1980s. A multidisciplinary artist, his work includes, among other things, the design and production of installations, the creation of works of art, urban art, cinema, theatre, independent publishing and artistic direction. An artist brimming with ideas and desires, he is also interested . . .
The painter René Bertholo is one of the greatest figures of contemporary Portuguese painting. Born in 1935 in Alhandra, he studied from 1947 to 1951 at the António Arroio School of Decorative Arts and then at the Lisbon School of Fine Arts between 1951 and 1957. In 1953, at the invitation of Júlio Pomar, he took part in the VII General Exhibition of Plastic Arts and the following year he . . .
The Franco-Argentinean painter and sculptor Julio Silva was born in Argentina in 1930. The artist is also known as a great collector of African art and primitive art, a collection he started in the mid-1950s.
The artist is known for many of his creative facets: for his poetic drawings, for his colourful gouaches, but even more so for his monumental sculptures, often in Car-rare marble.
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The painter, engraver and illustrator Henri Rivière was born in Paris in 1864.
Little is known about his childhood period. However, a few significant events will influence his entire life; driven out of Paris by the war of 1870, his family took refuge in Ax-les-Thermes, in Ariège, with an uncle. For the young boy, the discovery of nature will be a revelation and a marvel.
In 1880, the . . .
The painter Vincent Bioulés was born in Montpellier in 1938. In 1957, he entered the Beaux-Arts of Montpellier and the Faculty of Arts. Four years later, in 1961, he moved to Paris and attended the Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts where, as a logist for the Prix de Rome competition, he met Michel Parmentier and
The contemporary Algerian painter Rachid Koraïchi was born in 1947 in Aïn Beida, in Algeria. He graduated from the Ecole nationale supérieure des beaux-arts in Algiers; in 1970, he left Algeria to join the Ecole des arts décoratifs in Paris from which he also graduated. He also studied at the Ecole nationale supérieure des beaux-arts de Paris and obtained a master's degree at the Institut . . .
Artists' childhood photograph, stamps, posters, tributes recently added.
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Artists' childhood photograph
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