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|
About Andre Derain
French artist and sculptor who co-founded Fauvism with Henri Matisse and was awarded the Carnegie Prize in 1928.
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.
He grew up with his family around Paris, France.
He co-founded Fauvism with fellow artist Henri Matisse.
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- French sculptors
- Alumni of the Académie Julian
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