(1926 - 1993)
Paul Guiragossian was active/lived in Lebanon, France. Paul Guiragossian is known for abstract figurative and still life painting.
Biography Paul Guiragossian
Born in 1926 in Jerusalem, Paul Guiragossian, a modernist painter of
abstract figurative and still life subjects, spent his early childhood
in boarding schools because his mother was a single parent. Then
after moving back home with his mother, he had to work in the summers
to support his family. During this period, he was developing his
obvious talent and passion for painting.
"His mother would destroy and throw his works and forbid him from
painting, because she use to say, art won't feed your family, but after
everyone went to bed, Paul would bring out his hidden materials and
with a dim oil lamp light continue painting."
In 1942, he enrolled in the Studio Yarkon in Jerusalem to study
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