|born on||19 October 1927 at 21:30 (= 9:30 PM )|
|Place||St.Gilles, Belgium, 50n49, 4e20|
|Timezone||GMT h0e (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||25°30' 22°13 Asc. 21°40'|
Belgian artist descending from a Jewish Russian father and a Wallonian mother. In 1949 he joined Christian Dotremont, Karel Appel, Constant, Jan Nieuwenhuys and Asger Jorn to form the art group Cobra. He participated both with the Cobra exhibitions and went to Paris to study engraving at Atelier 17 under the guidance of Stanley William Hayter in 1951. He has lived and worked in France since 1951. His work is related to Tachisme, Abstract expressionism, and Lyrical Abstraction.
André Dekoster quoted birth registry, email Oct. 2013
- Vocation : Art : Fine art artist (painter and engraver)