Spent many years sculpting, working with clay Japanese Raku, bronze,concrete,and glass,as well as engraving and books making.
My work is mostly turned toward abstract images revealing inner visions, based on movement.
Had his first exhibition in 1969 at the Gas Town Gallery, Vancouver. Since then, has participated in many exhibitions, in Europe (Andorra, Belgium, France, Germany, Italy,
Has sold works to private and state collections, the "Ariana Museum" Carouge, Switzerland, and the "Musée National de Sèvres", Paris, France, to the "Bibliothèque Nationale de France", Cabinet des Estampes, Paris, and to the MADI Foundation in Sobral, Brazil, and Naples, Italy.
Was teaching sculpture, engraving in several Art Centers (Croix Baragnon, Esin Policrea) in Toulouse, « Ecole des Beaux-Arts » Poitier.
Awarded a Lee Krasner/Jackson Pollock fellowship in 1995.
A art residency (CEEAC) Vientiane Laos 2007/2008
Published several books with poets in "Rencontres"ed. - Zulma ed. - Potentille ed. - Le Suc et L'absinthe ed.
Has worked with several composers M.Lockett, Gaspar Claus-Kakushin Nishihara, and Michel Moglia, on performance and video productions.
Managing a cultural project in Hanoï Vietnam with the French Institut "L'Espace" inviting Mark Lockett composer, Tien Le Thua painter on "unsent letter" 2018.
Work / Education
Born in Versailles France (1949). Lived in Paris for several years, then from 1968 spent about ten years in North America, including time in the USA (California), Mexico (D.F and Veracruz) and Canada (British Columbia and Quebec).
Mostly self-taught on technics such as ceramic, glass forming ,studied drawing and engraving in Versailles "Ecole des Beaux Arts" and "San Carlos Escuela de Belles Artes" in Mexico city.,
Studied bronze casting in Barry Flanagan's fonderie in Montolieu France.
In 1979 set up a studio in the Pyrenees, south-west France, and in 1981 returned to Montreal to work in Ken Benson’s studio. Met the Japanese artist Kinya Ishikawa.
In 2000 settled in Toulouse, France, practicing sculpture, etching and collage as well as painting.
For the past 10 years had exhibitions in Paris "Réalités Nouvelles" Abstract Art Fair, as in "Hungaran Museum" Seoul Korea, had various show in southern France such as "La maison Européenne de la poésie" Montolieu, France, Riu-De-Bittles (Barcelona) Spain.
In 2018 Coop-Art, Serviès-en-Val, Hanoï Vietnam.