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MORELLET, François (<i>born</i> 1926), Painter, sculptor, installation artist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MORELLET, François (born 1926), Painter, sculptor, installation artist

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 30 April 1926, in Cholet.

Painter, sculptor, installation artist. Artists' books.

Op Art, Kinetic Art.

GRAV (Groupe de Recherche d'Art Visuel).

François Morellet studied Oriental languages in Paris. Up to 1975, he divided his time between painting and his profession of toy manufacturing, but from that date devoted himself totally to art. He started out as a figurative painter

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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