biography of Jean DEGOTTEX (1918-1988)

Personal data


Birth : 1918 - Sathonay-Village, France
Death : 1988 - Paris, France
Sex : M
Nationality/Affiliation : France

Address

Gordes, France

Professional data


Work and Life

Travelling in Africa, begins painting


Prizes

1981

1981 : Grand Prix National de Peinture – Paris, France

1951

1951 : Prix Kandinsky – Paris, France

Work


Categorie and medium


Painting :
Drawing-Watercolor : Calligraph

Movements and styles

Fauvism
Abstraction
Second School of Paris - Abstraction France 1940-1965
Tachism

Works

Fond Perdu III
Date of creation : 1980
Medium : Acrylic/canvas/board
Size : 71 x 71 cm
 
Depli Bleu
Date of creation : 1979
Medium : Acrylic/canvas
Size : 90 x 90 cm
 
Report Carré Ecru
Date of creation : 1978
Medium : Acrylic/canvas
Size : 130 x 130 cm
 
Ecriture 10.2.63
Date of creation : 1963
Medium : Oil/canvas
Size : 195 x 130 cm
 
Hagakure B II
Date of creation : 1957
Medium : Oil/paper/canvas
Size : 107 x 241 cm
 
Vague n°5
Date of creation : 1954
Medium : Indian ink/paper
Size : 64 x 50 cm
 
Vague, Saint-Samson
Date of creation : 1954
Medium : Ink/paper
Size : 26 x 20 cm
 

Solo Exhibitions (Selected)


Solo exhibitions

2003

Oeuvres 1972-1983
Maison de la Culture – Bourges, France
2003 – 07/09/2003

1992

Carré d’Art – Musée d’art contemporain – Nîmes, France
1992

Group Exhibitions (Selected)


Art shows / fairs

2007

FIAC Foire Internationale d’Art Contemporain
Galeries Nationales du Grand Palais – Paris, France
10/18/2007 – 10/22/2007
Represented by : Galerie Applicat-Prazan – 16 Rue de Seine – Paris, France

2003

KUNSTKÖLN 2003 – Internationale Messe für Editionen, Art Brut, Kunst nach 1980
Rheinhallen – Cologne, Germany
04/05/2003 – 04/09/2003
Represented by : Galerie Jean Fournier – 22 Rue du Bac – Paris, France

2001

ART Paris – art moderne et création contemporaine, n°3
Carrousel du Louvre – Paris, France
09/28/2001 – 10/02/2001

ArtBrussels – 19th Contemporary Art Fair
Brussels Expo – Brussels, Belgium
04/20/2001 – 04/24/2001
Represented by : Galerie de France – 52, rue de la Verrerie – Paris, France

Art Miami, n° 11
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
01/18/2001 – 01/22/2001
Represented by : Alexia Goethe Gallery – 5-7 Dover Street – London, United Kingdom

2000

FIAC, n°27
Paris Expo – Porte de Versailles – Paris, France
10/25/2000 – 10/30/2000
Represented by : Galerie J. Rabouan Moussion – 121 rue Vieille du Temple – Paris, France


Group exhibitions

2003

Paris 1945 bis 1965 – Metropole der Kunst. Malerei, Plastik, Graphik, Photographie
Lentos Kunstmuseum Linz – Linz, Austria
12/11/2003 – 04/12/2004

Collection : étape 01
Pavillon du Musée – Vitry-sur-Seine, France
03/01/2003 – 04/06/2003

1999

À l’ouvert sur le monde
Galerie du Faouëdic – Lorient, France
07/10/1999 – 08/15/1999

La peinture après l’abstraction, 1955-1975
Musée d’Art Moderne de la ville de Paris – Paris, France
05/20/1999 – 09/19/1999

1994

Du geste à la trace
Châteaugiron, France
1994

Bibliography (Selected)


On the artist


Books

2001

Val-de-Marne, La Collection, L’Art Contemporain en France depuis les années 50
Publisher: Editions Cercle d’Art – Paris, France
Author: Collectif
2001
ISBN : 2702206263

Legals