Robert Combas is a contemporary French visual artist and painter, born May 25, 1957 in Lyon. He has lived and worked in the Paris region since 1980. He was the initiator, with Hervé Di Rosa, of the Free Figuration movement, which started in 1979 with the review Bato. While conceptual art dominates French artistic production, it takes the opposite view of the mainstream and strives to redefine the use of space, color and figuration. Starting from the principle that everything has, in any case, already been done, Combas appropriates the great clichés of art, and thus opens up new possibilities in the way of a return to figuration.guration.
For Loïc Bodin, visual artist and author, interviewing Robert Combas is like a bobsleigh race. Here, it is urgent to talk about drawing, painting, music, Geneviève his wife, the world of art, his family, his childhood, Sète, politics, philosophy, everything must happen.er.
This book will present an unpublished and recent work of the artist..
Authors: Robert Combas and Loïc Bodin
16 x 23 cm - 100 pagesinterior in color - Hardcover