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Suresnes (92), France
CALO is a French artist born in Paris who started painting at the age of twenty years old. After a short figurative period he definitely turned to abstraction by experimenting with the most varied techniques. For the past ten years or so, he has been working mainly on two axes: geometric and gestural, i.e. on Immobility and Mobility. In both cases he creates unique works that remain separate from any narrative but which find their inspiration in his drawing notebooks. CALO regularly shows its works in Salons or Galleries in Paris or abroad. For 12 years he has been creating in his studio in Suresnes in the Paris region.
Self-taught who has been drawing and painting since the age of twenty. Learned engraving in the studio of the painter Henri Goetz in Paris.
Collective Exhibitions: Salon des Artistes Indépendants, Salon d’Automne, Galerie Saphira Ventura New York, Galerie Bogart Bruxelles, Centre d’Echanges France Chine à Pékin et ShangaÏ .
Solo exhibitions: Galerie des Grands Augustins Paris (1996) Galerie Art Présent ( 2011) Galerie Mona Lisa Paris ( 2018)
Edition: Fata Morgana Montpellier Collection Publique Frac Ile de France