He was one of the Jewish painters: his mother was from a family of rabbis, his father ran a fabric business. He studied fine arts in kichinev, and for the work of icons was introduced to the technique of egg painting.Then he continued his studies in Bucharest, because Bessarabia became Romanian at the end of the First World War. In 1922, Michonze sailed to marseille via istanbul and settled in Paris where he enrolled in the school of fine arts.
He makes known the surrealists, from whom he moves away to follow a personal path. He settled on the côte d'azur, reunited with his compatriot.And his first solo exhibition took place in 1932 in his studio in Antibes. After a stay in the United States in 1937, he met una maclean, a young Scottish artist, who became his wife. They will have two children.
In 1939, he enlisted in the French army and was taken prisoner in 1940. At the end of the Second World War, he obtained French citizenship and frequently returned to the United States where he became a member with Henry Miller. In 1967, he moved to a mill near Troyes, jully-sur-sarce, where he exhibited his drawings in 1979 and only moved away to visit Rome, Venice, Geneva, London and tel aviv. Grégoire michonze was awarded the william and noma copley prize (chicago) and the first prize of the trouville biennial in 1964.
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