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Lebanese, 20th – 21st century, male.

Active also active in France.

Born 1962, in Saïda.

Painter, draughtsman, illustrator. Figures, portraits.

This artist is a self-taught book and magazine illustrator who divides his time between Beirut and Paris. He has exhibited drawings and paintings at one-man shows in Beirut (since ...

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French, 20th – 21st century, male.

Born 24 February 1958.

Painter (including mixed media), collage artist, engraver, draughtsman, illustrator, poster artist. Stage sets.

Olivier de Cayron is a self-taught painter whose work betrays the influence of Pollock, Dubuffet and, on occasion, Michaux. In 1985, he was one of the co-founders of the ...

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Russian, 20th – 21st century, male.

Active in France since 1989.

Born 1947, in Oranienbaum, now Lomonosov.

Painter, graphic designer, poster artist, illustrator.

Chupov studied at the painting and graphics workshop of the academy of fine art in Leningrad (now St Petersburg) from 1969 to 1975...

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Margarita González Arredondo

Mexican painter, sculptor, illustrator and stage designer. He was self-taught when he took up painting in 1956 with the encouragement of Diego Rivera, but from 1956 to 1960 he studied graphic design with Gordon Jones. During those years he worked in an Abstract Expressionist manner, although he soon incorporated figurative elements and, from ...

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French, 20th – 21st century, male.

Born 8 April 1959, in Paris.

Painter, draughtsman, illustrator, poster artist, graphic designer. Still-lifes. Toys, artists' books, stage sets.

Paul Cox studied literature, English and art history. While conducting research into the CoBrA Group in 1975, he met Pierre Alechinsky, who some years later taught Cox how best to work with acrylics and the rudiments of ...

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Marco Livingstone

English painter, draughtsman and illustrator. After studying in London at St Martin’s School of Art (1968–72) and at the Royal College of Art (1972–5), Crowley began painting in a playful post-Cubist idiom. In works such as So and Sew (1980...

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20th – 21st century, male.

Born 9 November 1959, in Auray (Morbihan), France.

Painter, fresco artist, illustrator. Scenes with figures, figures.

Germain studied graphic art from 1984 to 1986. Selected to represent the Morbihan in Lausanne in 1992, he has taken part in other group exhibitions, notably in Lamballe at the Noblat biennial (...

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Dutch, 20th – 21st century, male.

Born 1952, in Maastricht.

Draughtsman, illustrator.

Van Golde attended the art academy in Maastricht. He has exhibited in many Dutch towns. He draws very graphic, small scenes, complemented by a brief text.

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French, 20th – 21st century, male.

Born 1953, in Clamart.

Painter. Scenes with figures, figures.

Nouvelle Figuration.

Philippe Huart was originally an illustrator and graphic designer for literary publishers and record companies. Since 1991 he has devoted himself to painting. His figurative representations are like superimposed catalogues of images in which words are integrated and have a readable and smooth appearance. They echo sources close to Pop Art or Narrative Figuration. He produces series of works: faces, animal portraits and various fragments of reality such as mouths, pills, etc. Huart has taken part in collective exhibitions such as: the Salon de la Jeune Peinture, Paris, ...

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Spanish, 20th – 21st century, male.

Born 1950, in Valencia.

Painter, draughtsman, sculptor, illustrator, poster artist, designer. Scenes with figures, interiors, landscapes, still-lifes, animals.

Javier Mariscal studied graphic art in Barcelona before collaborating on various newspaper cartoon strips. He lives and works in Valencia. Over the years, his production has become diversified and he works as a graphic artist, designer, stylist, logo designer, furniture designer, painter, poster artist, draughtsman and sculptor. In a light tone, he applies himself to recreating his era in brightly coloured images, with its fashion, frippery and frivolity. He frequently takes Barcelona as his theme, adopting different techniques including acrylic on paper, paint on glass and paint on fabric. He created the character Cobi, mascot for the ...