Lucien Clergue | the artist

The artist Lucien Clergue
Born August 14 1934, Arles, France.

Style and technique of the artist: Photography,

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Lucien Clergue’s photographs have a permanent artistic validity and represent an important work of contemporary photographic art. He is a pioneer, an individualist, a versatile artist, who goes his own way unswervingly and who, in his photographs, tells us about love, life, transience and death, commenting these focal topics in his photographic work and adding his personal vision and interpretation…
Biography (French)
About the artist
Known well in France, less so here in the States, photographer Lucien Clergue is represented in a fairly comprehensive retrospective that shows a career in which everything—nomads, abstract patterns in nature, the female nude—is seen and recorded with the same intense sensuality…

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