Born in Algeria on 21st. of June 1935. The artist is now living in Brive-la-Gaillarde (France). After a career as a German teacher he is now retired. He has devoted himself to engraving since 1988. His techniques are traditional: etching, dry point, linocut and occasional mezzotint, but he has also been experimenting other printing processes. His work has been displayed in group exhibitions, both in France (at the triennial “Small Engraving” events in Chamalières among others) and abroad in his own exhibitions Read More in France in Austria and in the Czech Republic, winning several awards. His themes are various (mythology, celebration of the tree, travels about the world for discovery, dreams of human conquests). Once selected, each theme is interpreted in several engravings, each one displaying a different approach, a different development.
Skills: linocut etching
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