Jean Dubuffet

(French, 1901–1985)

chaussée grise by jean dubuffet

Jean Dubuffet

Chaussée grise, 1957

cinq et un six by jean dubuffet

Jean Dubuffet

Cinq et un six, 1956

l'homme au nez camus by jean dubuffet

Jean Dubuffet

L'homme au nez Camus, 1950

paysage by jean dubuffet

Jean Dubuffet

Paysage, 1943

paysage aux châteaux de rochers by jean dubuffet

Jean Dubuffet

Paysage aux châteaux de rochers, 1952

Biography

Timeline

1901
Born in Le Havre, France on July 31st
1918
Studied at the Académie Julien, Paris, France
1925
Returned to Le Havre after military service and trip to Italy. Worked initially as a wine merchant.
1933
Returned to painting, though only temporarily
1942
Finally decided to dedicate entire attention to art
1985
Died in Paris, France on May 12th

Exhibitions

2013
Chaissac-Dubuffet, entre plume et pinceau, Musee de la Postre, Paris, France
2011
Galerie Karsten Greve, Paris, France
2008
Post-War Dutch, Paol & Co. Fine Art, Maastricht
2007
Die aufregende Kunst des 20. Jahrhundderts, Neue Nationalgerlie, Berlin
2006
Classics, Sara Hilden Museum, Tampere, Finland
2005
Accrochage, Van de Weghe Fine Art, New York, NY
2004
Modern Means: Continuity and Change in Art from 1880 to the Present, Mori Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan
2002
20 years Galerie Steinek, Vienna, Austria (group)
2000
Face the face, Galerie Steinek, Vienna, Austria (group)
1991
Lithografien aus 1991, Galerie Steinek, Vienna, Austria (solo)

Literature

1967
Prospectus et tous écrits suivants. Dubuffet.