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Born in Mouscron, in 1959, in Belgium
Monochromes on "support/surface" (large size: 120 x 160 cm)
Contrast of painting with watercolours and white spirit.
Exploration of texture and vibration. Canvas mounted and attached to edges by adhesive tape
Oil on canvas (medium size: 50 x 60 cm).
Main topics: Geneva, Venice, and high mountain landscapes.
Opposition and combination of transparent zones (glazing) and opaque and thicker zones, creating contrasts and a warm atmosphere.
Spontaneity of strokes (painted directly on canvas with paintbrush, no pencil).
Contrast of cold and warm colours.
2008: Permanent exhibition at the galerie ARTRACTION.
December 2007 : ONU / Geneva (collective)
February 2007 : Individual exhibition at Carouge / Geneva / Switzerland
Juin 2006 : Individual exhibition at the ESM (Marketing and Communications High School/Geneva).
April 2006 : "EUROP'ART 06" at Palexpo/Geneva.
March 2006 : Collective exhibition : "biennale Cham'art" at Chambésy/Geneva.
End of 2005: Individual exhibition in Chambésy (Geneva, Switzerland).
Middle of March 2005: Selection of paintings at the ARPADI exhibition in Divonnes, France (Theme: Stone).
October 2004: Collective exhibition: "biennale Cham'art" in Chambésy (Geneva, Switzerland).
September/October 2004: Collective exhibition of NGO staff at the headquarters in Grand-Saconnex (Geneva, Switzerland).
September 2004: Day of open-air painting (ARTAIR 04) including exhibition and sale of paintings in Geneva.
September 2002: Collective exhibition "Local artists" in Chambésy (Geneva, Switzerland)
1988: Selection for the first bi-annual Young Talents exhibition at Charleroi "Hôtel de ville" (Belgium).
1987: Individual exhibition (Modern Art) in Tubize (Belgium).
1982: Graduate in the Fine Arts, specialising in Modern Art, at St Luc of Brussels (Belgium).
In 1983: Aggregation for teaching Fine Arts at University-level (Belgium).
2007 : launching of creaphisme.com (graphc designer freelance)
Since 1993: Graphic designer in a Non Governmental Organization (NGO) in Geneva (Switzerland).
From 1989 to 1993: Technical artist in an NGO in Brussels and Geneva (Switzerland).
From 1983 to 1989: Teacher of Fine Arts at secondary and higher level at St Luc of Brussels.
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