Born in Bordeaux - France in December 1940

Lived in Metz (Lorraine) up to 1960 then Paris until1980

Resides in New York City

Studios in Red Hook, Brooklyn NY and Fraisse des Corbieres, south of France

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Graduated in 1965 from Ecole Nationale Superieure des Beaux Arts de Paris (atelier

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Instructor at Ecole Normale Superieure de l'Enseignement Technique Paris

MFA from City University of NY in 1983

Professor at CUNY (retired)


in the US

1993 - Berman Daferner gallery, NY

1991 - Yeshiva University gallery, NY

1986 - Ray Kerr gallery, NY

1985 - La Maison Francaise, Columbia University, NY

1983 - Amaury Taittinger gallery,  NY


2016 - "sur le mur/On The wall" retrospective/catalog/essays,( R. Bonaccorsi, C. Bouyeure, C. Neyenesch),  Villa Tamaris centre d'art, La Seyne/Mer, France

2009 - association 379, Nancy, France

2006 - mas Genegal, Vingrau, France

1999 - espace Accaton, Paris, France

1992 - fondation Pernod, Paris, France

1989 - gallery Keeser Bohbot, Hamburg, Germany

1974 - galerie Jacomo-Santiveri, Paris, France

1972 - musee de la ville, Le Mans, France


in the US

2020 - Still Utopia: Islands, gallery mc, NY Gallery MC » STILL UTOPIA: ISLANDS

2019 - Mana Decentralized, Jersey City, NJ

2013 - Mana Contemporary, Jersey City, NJ

2005 - Visible in the Invisible, gallery Shapolsky,NY

1999 - Visual Artists Salute Harvey Lichtenstein, Feigen Gallery, NY

1997 - 1 sculptor, 3 painters, Shapolsky gallery, NY

1992 - In the Tradition II, Shapolsky gallery, NY

1990 - Architecture as Abstraction, Shapolsky gallery, 

1988 - Art on Paper, Weatherspoon Art Gallery, Greensboro, NC

1987 - "Art Expo" Art fair, Chicago, IL

1985 - Ray Kerr gallery, NY

1984 - Sag Harbor Gallery. L.I. NY


2014 - Anniversaire, mas Genegals, Vingrau, France

2010 - "Ensemble avant-tout", Musee des Abattoirs, Toulouse, France

1997 - "L'empreinte", Musee national d'art moderne, Pompidou, Paris, France

1991 - Art Fair Basel, Switzerland

1990 - FIAC galerie Keeser Boboth, Paris, France

1989 - Art Fair, Frankfurt, Germany

1980 - Nouvelles Acquisitions, musee d'art moderne , Paris, France 16 parallélépipèdes en coin | Paris Musées

1977 - "Video Art" musee d'art moderne, Paris, France

1975 - Sieges/poemes, musee d'art contemporain, Montreal, Canada

            "L'homme et son empreinte" musee d'art moderne, Paris, France

1973 - "Modern French Sculpture" travelling exhibition around the world

1972 - "Impact II" musee d'art moderne, Ceret, France

1971 - "Art sans limites" musee d'art moderne, Quebec, Montreal, Canada

1970 - "Rencontres" Limoges, France

           "100 artistes dans la ville" Montpellier, France

1969 - "Distances" musee d'art moderne, Paris,


The Snite Museum, Notre Dame University, Notre Dame, In.

The Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

The City University of New York Collection

Fond National d'Art Contemporain, Paris, France

Musee d'Art Moderne, Paris. France

La Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris, France

Musee les Abattoirs, Toulouse, France

Musee d'Art Moderne, Ceret, France

Villa Tamaris Centre d'Art, La Seyne/Mer, France