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French, 20th–21st century, male.

Born 1960, in Paris.

Painter. Enamels. Still-lifes.

Gilles Apruzzese studied painting at a small atelier in Paris. His work, combining oil, acrylic and collage, was influenced by the cubism of Georges Braque and Pablo Picasso. He has also experimented with enamel on copper....

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Italian, 20th – 21st century, male.

Active in Switzerland.

Born 1956, in Italy.

Painter.

Domenico Battista trained in Caracas from 1967 to 1971.

From an abstract-geometric style he developed a representational approach derived from cubism and constructivism. He used shapes outlined in black to fix a composition painted in whole, clear tones. He first showed his work in Venezuela in ...

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French, 20th – 21st century, female.

Born 23 July 1947, in Bourgoin Jallieu (Isère).

Painter.

Cécile Defforey's compositions are largely non-figurative. She employs a formal vocabulary which has its roots in Cubism and in the paper cut-outs of Henri Matisse.

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Italian, 20th – 21st century, female.

Born 10 August 1953, in Urbino (Marche).

Painter. Animals.

Laura Fiume paints dogs and fish floating in space. Her works, which are influenced by Cubism, are extremely simple, consisting of juxtaposed geometric planes with sharp contours. She uses a minimal chromatic palette, dominated by white, highlighting the thickness of the paint, which is worked and striated, and shimmers with light....

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Spanish, 20th – 21st century, male.

Born 1955, in Madrid.

Painter.

Carlos Forns Bada's painting displays a Cubist influence and, above all, a Surrealist influence, and also recalls certain works by Dalí and Chirico. He has taken part in numerous group exhibitions, including: in 1977, the ...

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German, 20th – 21st century, female.

Active since 1984 active in France.

Born 1958, in Stuttgart.

Painter. Figures, nudes, still-lifes.

Hadam-Petrequin graduated from the École des Beaux-Arts, Paris. Initially verging on Cubism, her work has become more Abstract and she shows emotion through her use of movement and rhythm, light and colours. With reality as a starting point, there is a suggestion of some kind of body or object beneath the substance in her Abstract works; simultaneously, she produces figurative series, which follow the same process. She has participated in group exhibitions: ...

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Belgian, 20th century, male.

Born 9 November 1914, in Roulers.

Painter, coppersmith.

Roger Vercruysse studied at the royal academy of fine arts in Antwerp. Initially a Neo-Expressionist, he turned to geometric abstraction after a long Cubist phase which resulted directly from his exposure to the paintings of Braque....

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Russian, 20th – 21st century, male.

Born 1958.

Painter.

Maxim Zamkov is a graduate of the school of fine art in Moscow. His painting, which has an abstract tendency based on a deconstruction of Cubism, is eclectic.