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Hubert Gaillard

 (1912 - 2003)
Hubert Gaillard is known for painting.

Hubert Gaillard

Biography from Massol

Hubert Gaillard was born on August 24, 1912 in Saint-Didier-sur-Chalaronne Ain and died September 26, 2003 in Lyon.  In 1935 he went to Paris to follow the courses of the National School of Decorative Arts until 1939, under the direction of Leo Deshairs. 

In the 1950s
, following the sensitive structured and geometric style of Cubism, he produced a number of oil (on canvas or wood) originals.  In the 1960s, he was experimenting with glazes in cold and warm tones.  Already form, space and light were the components of his paintings he exhibited in 1962.  He also met the Reality Group whose leader was Henri Cadiou and a long friendship developed between them.

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About  Hubert Gaillard

Born:  1912 - Saint-Didier-sur-Chalaronne Ain
Died:   2003 - Lyon
Known for:  painting