Jean Girel
French, born 1947
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Established
Represented by industry leading galleries.
Selected exhibitions
2018
Maison Gerard at TEFAF New York Spring 2018,
Maison Gerard
2012
La Borne: 1940-1980 - A Post War Movement of Ceramic Expression in France,
Magen H Gallery
Jean Girel: Ceramics,
Maison Gerard

Jean Girel’s ceramics build on a classical legacy that reaches back to Chinese Song Dynasty pots, yet he upends any sense of tradition by pioneering new methods and techniques. After apprenticing with a ceramicist in the French countryside, Girel studied visual arts in Paris and then returned to ceramic-making. His …

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