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FRIZE, Bernard (<i>born</i> 1949), Painter, collage artist, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FRIZE, Bernard (born 1949), Painter, collage artist, engraver

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French, 20th – 21st century, male.

Born 1949, in St-Mandé (Val-de-Marne).

Painter (mixed media), collage artist, engraver.

Bernard Frize lives and works in Paris. In 1976, he became known for his subversive approach: he produced a series of paintings, entitled All Over, which he painted using a small brush called a 'traînard', usually used to paint rigging in nautical scenes, then a roller and, finally, broad brushes.

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