Of the Europeans who exerted firsthand influence on American abstract artists of the s, Hélion is among the most significant. A Frenchman who studied chemistry and architecture before taking up painting, Hélion’s involvement in artists groups dates from the late s. He was a founding member of Art Concret and played a prominent role in : Herbiers undated lithograph, artist proof (E.A) & signed by the art5 x 27,9 cm sold without frame about Jean Hélion (Ap – Octo ) Jean Hélion was born Category s Modern Jean Helion Art. Jean Hélion (Ap – Octo ) was a French painter whose abstract work of the s established him as a leading modernist. His midcareer rejection of abstraction was followed by nearly five decades as a figurative painter. He was also the author of several books and an extensive body of critical writing. Jean Helion was an Abstract painter born in Couterne, France. Helion originally studied chemistry, but moved to Paris in to study architecture. While in Paris, Helion also took up painting, and his art became noticed by collectors. For the most part, Helion was entirely self-taught.
Jean Hélion, French painter who was noted for his abstract paintings. Hélion initially studied engineering and architecture in Lille, France, and then went to Paris in , where he became interested in painting. Until he supported himself by working for an architecture firm, while painting. Jean Hélion (Ap – Octo ) was a French painter whose abstract work of the s established him as a leading modernist. His midcareer rejection of abstraction was followed by nearly five decades as a figurative painter. He was also the author of several books . "Double Rhythm" Writings about Painting. Jean Helion. Collected with an Introduction by Deborah Rosenthal I was really delighted to see your long and interesting blog on Hélion and the book I did, Double Rhythm, both on your blog and on Painters' Table Jean was a remarkably alive and serious painter and thinker on painting, and what I. Jean Helion, an influential abstract artist who later turned to representational painting, died of pneumonia in a Paris hospital Tuesday night. He was 83 years old.
From Wikipedia: Jean Hélion (Ap – Octo ) was a French painter whose abstract work of the s established him as a leading modernist. His midcareer rejection of. - Jean Helion French Painter. See more ideas about Painter, Art, Painting.9 pins. Estimate: $2, - $3, Description: Artist: Jean Helion (French, ) Title: marine seascape Medium: Oil on panel Size: 9" x 13" inches panel size Date: Provenance: Estate of Louis & Annette Kaufman. Louis Kaufman was a Romanian American Violinist, and possibly the most recorded musical artist of the 20th century. He played on the soundtrack of as many as movies and made over. Jean Hélion was a noted French modernist painter and author. He was a member of the Free French Forces during World War II. His work later influenced Roy Lichtenstein, Nell Blaine, and Leland Bell. He died in Deborah M. Rosenthal, consulting editor for the Artists&Art series, is a New York painter and writer. She is a professor of art in Author: Jean Hélion.