Jean-Paul Riopelle
Canadian, 1923-2002
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Jean-Paul Riopelle
Canadian, 1923-2002
817 followers
High auction record
€5m, Christie's, 2017
Established
Represented by industry leading galleries.
Collected by a major museum
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Selected exhibitions (3)
Selected exhibitions
2018
Post-War American Art,
Waterhouse & Dodd
2016
Masterworks from the Hirshhorn Collection,
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
Jean Paul Riopelle: Works on Paper,
Galerie Maeght

The only Canadian artist involved with the seminal post-World War II School of Paris, Jean-Paul …

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The only Canadian artist involved with the seminal post-World War II School of Paris, Jean-Paul Riopelle was in dialogue with artists such as Alberto Giacometti, Joan Miró, and André Breton when he made his surrealism-inspired, abstract paintings. Riopelle employed a tachiste style, which he achieved by applying oil …

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