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Alaux, Sophie

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/benz/9780199773787.article.B00001968
Alaux, Sophie

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French, 20th – 21st century, female.

Born 19 June 1952, in Paris.

Painter, watercolourist, engraver.

Sophie Alaux is the daughter of Jean-Pierre Alaux. She lives and works in Paris. In 1974, she was admitted to the École Supérieure d'Arts Graphiques et d'Architecture Intérieure - Penninghen in Paris. She then attended the École des Métiers d'Art, studying art history and engraving with Jacques Houplain, sculpture with Bernard Mougin, and painting with Robert Wogensky. At the Kunstgewerbeschule in Basel, she was introduced to lithography. She also pursued a university education in art history and in fine arts: ...

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Subjects: Painting ; Prints and Printmaking ; Contemporary Art ; 20th-Century Art

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