FRANCE (1919-2009)

Ceramist, sculptor, painter and engraver, André Aleth-Masson studied at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts of Rennes and then Paris. In 1947, he integrates the Ecole de Céramique of Fontcarrade near Montpellier. During the fifties, he exhibits three times at the gallery Mai: in 1952, 1955, 1961. From 1952, he participates successively to the fairs of the Société des Artistes Décorateurs - as a prominent member - until 1980. He also participates in exhibitions of big scales ceramics with « Mur vivant » movement. In the beginning of 1980, he started to make painted ceramic, painted pieces of wood, acrylic canvases and, finally engraving in the 1990.