Andre Derain (Sculptor) – Bio, Birthday, Family, Age & Born
André Derain

André Derain was a French artist, painter, sculptor and co-founder of Fauvism with Henri Matisse.

Born: June 10, 1880, Chatou, Yvelines, Île-de-France, France
Died: September 8, 1954, Garches, Hauts-de-Seine, Île-de-France, France
Education: Académie Camillo, Académie Julian
Known for: Painting, sculpture
Movement: Fauvism

About Andre Derain

French artist and sculptor who co-founded Fauvism with Henri Matisse and was awarded the Carnegie Prize in 1928.

Before Fame

He studied to be an engineer at Académie Camillo.


His London paintings were the subject of a major exhibition at Courtauld Institute from 2005 until 2006.

Family Life

He grew up with his family around Paris, France.


He co-founded Fauvism with fellow artist Henri Matisse.

Information related to André Derain

  • Fauvism
  • French sculptors
  • Alumni of the Académie Julian

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