Sérusier, Paul

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Serusier, Paul Gender: M
Serusier, Louis Paul Henri
born on 9 November 1864 at 02:00 (= 02:00 AM )
Place Paris, France, 48n52, 2e20
Timezone LMT m2e20 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Geslain
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 16°57' s_mo.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 14°32 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 21°37'


French artist; a painter and founder of the Nabis movement in Paris, 1888.

Destined by his father to become a businessman, Serusier nevertheless entered the Académie Julian as a porter in 1888. In October of the same year he met Gaugin in Pont-Aven, a meeting that would change his views on art so much so that when he returned to Paris he founded the Nabis movement. He painted stage sets for Lugné-Poe and Alfred Jarry, traveled to Italy and Germany.

Impassioned by pictorial and philosophical research, he published "ABC de la Peinture," 1921, a digest of his aesthetic theories and research on the golden section. Serusier married in 1912. He died in Morlaix, France in 1927.


  • associate relationship with Bonnard, Pierre (born 3 October 1867). Notes: Members of "Les Nabis"
  • associate relationship with Vuillard, Édouard (born 12 November 1868). Notes: Members of "Les Nabis"


  • Work : Begin Major Project 1888 (Founded the Nabis movement in Paris)
  • Social : Joined group 1888 (Academie Julian)
  • Relationship : Meet a significant person October 1888 (Met Gaugin)
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  • Relationship : Marriage 1912
  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1921 (Book published)
  • Death, Cause unspecified 1927 (Age 62-63)

Source Notes

Didier Geslain quotes B.C. in Les Dates de Didier Feb/2000, first published by Geslain in L’Astrologue No.113.


  • Family : Relationship : Married late/never (Age 48)
  • Lifestyle : Work : Intern/ Apprentice (Impact with Gaugin)
  • Lifestyle : Work : Travel for work (With theatre troupe)
  • Lifestyle : Social Life : Groups (Founder of the Nabis movement)
  • Personal : Religion/Spirituality : Philosopher/ Humanist (Philosophical research)
  • Vocation : Art : Fine art artist
  • Vocation : Art : Stage/ Set design (Set painter)