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OLYFF, Michel (<i>born</i> 1927), Graphic designer, engraver, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
OLYFF, Michel (born 1927), Graphic designer, engraver, illustrator

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Belgian, 20th century, male.

Born 1927, in Antwerp.

Graphic designer, engraver, illustrator.

Primarily a graphic designer, Olyff was taught by Joris Minne at the École d'Art in La Cambre. Involved in the activities of the Cobra group, he participated from 1949 to 1952 with Pierre Alechinsky and Oliver Strebelle in the Marais Ateliers (workshops). In 1975 he was appointed a Woluwe-St-Lambert professor of graphic art and from

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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