Jean Jansem

(French, 1920–2013)

ballerinas by jean jansem

Jean Jansem

Ballerinas

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grand ecart sur fond rouge by jean jansem

Jean Jansem

Grand Ecart sur fond rouge, 1969–1970

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joellel at easel by jean jansem

Jean Jansem

Joellel at easel, ca. 1985

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le porte ebranlee by jean jansem

Jean Jansem

Le porte ebranlee, 1961

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picador, from the bullfighter series by jean jansem

Jean Jansem

PICADOR, from the Bullfighter Series

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polichinelle et colombine from the mascarade series by jean jansem

Jean Jansem

Polichinelle et Colombine from the Mascarade series

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Biography

Timeline

1920
Born in Seuleuze (Bursa), former Armenian part of Turkey (Spent his early childhood in Salonique, Greece)
1936 - 1938
Ecole des Arts Décoratifs, Paris
1939
First painting shown at the Salon des independants, Paris
1940 - 1949
Attended La Grande Chaumière workshop in Montparnasse, Paris
1951
Populist Prize, France
1953
Antral Prize, France
Voburitz Award
Museum of Mexico Award
1958
Biennale de Bruges Prize, Belgium
Comparaison Prize, Mexico

Exhibitions

2007
Portraits, drawings 1947-2006, Galerie Matignon, Paris
22nd. Annual Exhibition, Galerie Rienzo, New York City, NY
2006
Dancers and Landscapes, paintings, Galerie Matignon, Paris
2005
Galerie Christiane Vallé, Clermont-Ferrand
2004
Les Murs, paintings, Galerie Matignon, Paris
Retrospective, Château de Vascoeuil, Eure, France
2003
The weddings, paintings, Galerie Matignon, Paris
Jean Jansem: Paintings of the 1980's, Galerie Rienzo, New York City, NY
2002
Paintings and drawings, Printemps Ginza, Tokyo
Massacres, National Museum, Genocide Memorial, Erevan, Armenia

Public Collections

Modern Art Museum, Paris; Poitiers Museum; Fontainebleau Museum; Ennery Museum
Jansem Museum, Tokyo; Azumino Jansem Museum, Nagano-Ken
Modern Art Museum, Moscow
National Museum; Genocide Memorial of Armenia, Erevan