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Pierre Clama

Born in: 1934

France

Biography
Pierra Clama, whose real name is Pierre Clamagirand, was born in 1934 in Lunéville, Lorraine. He settled in Paris after the war. Around the age of 14, he started becoming interested in painting and in pictorial arts in a general way. After high school, he began practicing painting and drawing and did architectural mockups. He was adviced by Lucien Fontanarosa and Robert Lapoujade. In Paris, he frequented the art milieu parallel to his studies in architecture. Where he met Pierre Bonnard with whom he became friends and who influenced his artwork in a major way. Pierre Clama then met several painters, poets, writers, sculptors and other artists who inspired him such as: Aime Cesaire, Gabriel Fournier, Michel and Louise Leiris, André Beaudin, Alberto Giacometti and Edouard Pignon. Clama is passionated about Jazz too. His paintings portray all kinds of spectacles: theater, landscapes, street scenes, portraits, journeys and musique. A polymorphic artist, Pierre Clama's pieces are inspired by his encounters, his different passions and combine scripture, colors and light. He became famous late in his life and started exhibiting his work by the end of the 60s in diverse and unusual places (private appartments, galleries of independent artist, even in a bank etc) . Pierre Clama died November 10, 2015 in Paris, at the age of 81.
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  • Painting Portrait

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  • Painting Oil

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Pierre Clama, Mer et mouettes, Painting

Pierre Clama

Mer et mouettes, 2002
39.4 x 39.4 inch
Painting

$5,773

Pierre Clama, Forêt d'automne, Painting

Pierre Clama

Forêt d'automne, 2000
64.2 x 51.2 inch
Painting

$10,249

Pierre Clama, Portrait noir, Painting

Pierre Clama

Portrait noir, 1964
28.7 x 23.6 inch
Painting

$6,715

Pierre Clama, Paris vu de Montmartre , Painting

Pierre Clama

Paris vu de Montmartre , 1992
38.2 x 51.2 inch
Painting

$9,189

Pierre Clama, Les deux masques, Painting

Pierre Clama

Les deux masques, 2000
25.6 x 18.9 inch
Painting

$7,422

Pierre Clama, Dans la forêt , Painting

Pierre Clama

Dans la forêt , 2000
33.5 x 25.6 inch
Painting

$7,540

Pierre Clama, Le flûtiste au miroir ovale, Painting

Pierre Clama

Le flûtiste au miroir ovale, 2000
28.7 x 23.6 inch
Painting

$7,893

Pierre Clama, L'atelier 91, Painting

Pierre Clama

L'atelier 91, 1991
63.8 x 51.2 inch
Painting

$7,304

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