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Born in 1951 in Neuilly-sur-Seine (France), he studied Sociology and Cinemaat Paris VIII University.

He conceived and directed two short fiction movies :
Passi Ovattati, 12 mn colour
Peau Pierres, 8 mn n&b
and three Art movies :
F.X. Messerschmidt, 12 mn in 35 mm colour (1992). Festivals of Lausanne, Montréal, Cannes (Cinéma de France), Beaubourg biennale.
Exhibition of Art movies, Special Jury award of the international festival of Unesco Art movie (1993)
Le Louvre (2011)


 

Four painters for one series, a 24 mn documentary,super 8 & video (1994 to 1998) 
Chez Charley, 24’15 documentary, super 8 & xdecam (2012)

“ Un monde à côté ”, (“A world beside”).

Then he set up a film production company (Duo Films) with the filmmaker Abderrahmane Sissako.Presently, he lives partly in Paris, partly in Mexico and shares his activity between Cinema and Painting.

Main Painting exhibitions : One man shows :at Bertin Poirée Cultural Space (Paris 2004), Hecaro Gallery, last work, Mexico D.F. (2007), Bertin Poirée Cultural Space, last work, Paris (2008) GalerieWeiller Paris (2009) Space Tenri Cologne Allemagne (2009) Galerie WeillerParis (2011) Les ateliers de Luis Barragan. D.F Mexico. (2013)

Groupe shows :

Portes Ouvertes (in Choisy-le-roi 2004,
2005, and 2007), Travaux d’hiver Dung Bui Gallery (Paris 2005), Europefrieze/artline in Paris, Stuttgart, Berlin (2005), Rome (2006),the Schlösslekeller in Vaduz (Liechenstein 2005),

Blanc culturalcenter in le Blanc( France 2006), “à deux pas” Agora of Xalapa Veracruz ( Mexico 2007), Jadite Gallery New York, USA (2007)“Gritos Sordos” Secretaria de Educación Publica, Mexico D.F.(2007) “Antagonismos and Disonancias” University of the Américas, city of Mexico México (2008).
Panting in transit, Edition Tecolote, Mexico (2009)« Diversidad Creativa » in the center of moden art of GuadalajaraA.C. (2011)« Diversidad Creativa II » Estadal del valle de Ecatepec (2011)"Día Mundial del Arte" Sistema de Transporte Colectivo Metro, Cd. deMéxico, (2012)"Día Mundial del Arte", Universidad de Guanajuato, CampusCelaya-Salvatierra. Celaya, Gto. Mexico (2012), 

"On est pas à la plage", Universidad Americana de Acapulco, México (2015), L'art en chemin, L'Oise France (20160, Portes ouvertes, Journée du Patrimoine à la Verrerie, Choisy le roi, France (2016).