biography of Lucien CLERGUE (1934-2014)

Personal data


Birth : 08/14/1934 - Arles, France
Death : 11/15/2014 - Nîmes, France
Sex : M
Nationality/Affiliation : France

Education

1979 : Université de Provence – Aix en Provence (Doctorat) – Département Arts Plastiques 29 avenue Robert Schuman – Aix-en-Provence, France
Pupil of / student of Roland BARTHES [ 1915-1980 ]

Professional data


Work and Life

1950:First photos in arena


Prizes

1966

1966 : Louis Lumière , 1er prix – Levallois-Perret, France


Other professions

Film Director

Writer

Professor

Work


Categorie and medium


Photography :

Subject

human being
death
nature

Works

Death Valley
Date of creation : 1982
Medium : Collage
 
Nu à New York
Date of creation : 1979
Medium : Cibachrome print
Size : 11 x 14 inch
 
Delta du sel
Date of creation : 1968
Medium : Film
Technical data : court metrage
 
Drame du taureau
Date of creation : 1966
Medium : Film
Technical data : court metrage
 
El Cordobes
Date of creation : 1965
Medium : Black & white photograph
 
On ferme le cercle.....Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer
Date of creation : 1958
Medium : Black & white photograph
 
Picasso with cigarette
Date of creation : 1956
Medium : Bromoil gelatin silver print
 
Triptych
 

Solo Exhibitions (Selected)


Solo exhibitions

2006

Fifty years of photography vintage and recent works
Louis Stern Fine Arts – West Hollywood CA, United States
01/14/2006 – 05/06/2006

2004

Art 75 – Paris, France
09/17/2004 – 10/17/2004

2003

Picasso mon ami
Espace Miramar – Cannes, France
07/12/2003 – 09/28/2003

2002

New Works, Color Montages Created in Camera, 1995-2001
John Stevenson Gallery – New York NY, United States
2002 – 12/03/2002

2001

Signs of Gods and Goddesses
UCR California Museum of Photography – Riverside CA, United States
09/26/2001 – 11/23/2001

2000

Retrospective
John Stevenson Gallery – New York NY, United States
10/26/2000 – 12/02/2000

1984

Rétrospective
Musée d’Art Moderne de la ville de Paris – Paris, France
1984

Rétrospective
George Eastman House – International Museum of Photography and Film – Rochester NY, United States
1984

Group Exhibitions (Selected)


Art shows / fairs

2006

Paris Photo n°10
Carrousel du Louvre – Paris, France
11/16/2006 – 11/19/2006
Represented by : Art 75 – Galerie Yves Di Maria – 58 rue Vieille du Temple – Paris, France

2005

Paris Photo n°9
Paris, France
11/17/2005 – 11/20/2005
Represented by : Art 75 – Galerie Yves Di Maria – 58 rue Vieille du Temple – Paris, France

2003

Paris Photo, n°7
Carrousel du Louvre – Paris, France
11/13/2003 – 11/16/2003
Represented by : Art 75 – 58 rue Vieille du Temple – Paris, France

2001

Art 32 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/13/2001 – 06/18/2001
Represented by : Studio Trisorio – Riviera di Chiaia 215 – Naples NA, Italy

AIPAD Photography Show
New York NY, United States
02/16/2001 – 02/18/2001
Represented by : Sandra Berler Gallery – 7002 Connecticut Avenue – Chevy Chase MD, United States

Photo L.A The 10th Los Angeles Photographic Print Exposition
Santa Monica Civic Auditorium – Santa Monica CA, United States
01/18/2001 – 01/21/2001
Represented by : Soho Triad Fine Art – 107 Grand Street – New York NY, United States

2000

Paris Photo, n° 4
Carrousel du Louvre – Paris, France
11/16/2000 – 11/19/2000
Represented by : Galerie Baudoin Lebon – 38 rue Ste Croix de la Bretonnerie – Paris, France


Group exhibitions

2003

Prises de tête
Espace Peiresc – Toulon, France
2003 – 05/31/2003

2002

La Fotografia tra Storia e Poesia: La Collezione Fotografica della FNAC
Fondazione Italiana per la Fotografia – Turin TO, Italy
05/23/2002 – 07/28/2002

2001

Les Métamorphoses
Bar Floréal – Paris, France
09/13/2001 – 11/21/2001

1997

Nu, tout simplement
Maison des Arts et Loisirs – Laon, France
01/10/1997 – 03/09/1997

Bibliography (Selected)


By the artist


Books

1996

Les gitans
Publisher: Editions Marval – 7 place Saint-Sulpice – Paris, France
1996

1993

Correspondances
Publisher: Actes Sud – Place Nina-Berberova – Arles, France
Author: Cocteau Jean – France
1993

1991

Saint-John Perse
Publisher: Lettres Modernes Minard – Paris, France
1991

1955

Arena
Publisher: Actes Sud – Place Nina-Berberova – Arles, France
1955


On the artist


Exhibition catalogues

2006

Fifty years of photography vintage and recent works
Publisher: Louis Stern Fine Arts – 9002 Melrose Avenue – West Hollywood CA, United States
2006


Periodicals

2003

TARIANT Eric – Paris Photo
in: Beaux Arts Magazine n° 234 p. 141
Paris, France
11/2003

Legals