Jean Dubuffet bio

Birth Name: Jean Dubuffet

Occupation: Painter

Place Of Birth: France

Date Of Birth: July 31, 1901

Date Of Death: May 12, 1985

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: French

Jean Dubuffet was born on the 31st of July, 1901. He was known for being a Painter. Painter and sculptor whose humanistic aesthetic incorporated elements of low art. Also known for his collaboration with musician Jasun Martz on “The Pillory,” an avant-garde symphony.

Jean Dubuffet was born in France. He studied painting at the Academie Julian in Paris. He coined the term “Art Brut” to describe the raw, nontraditional art created by groups such as mental institution patients, children, and prisoners.

Jean Dubuffet was a Leo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Jean Dubuffet is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Jean Dubuffet’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Jean Dubuffet’s parents.

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Jean Dubuffet was born in the Year of the Ox.

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REAL NAME: Jean Dubuffet
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Jean Dubuffet was a Leo. People of this zodiac sign like to be admired, expensive things, bright colors, and dislike being ignored, facing difficulties, not being treated specially. The strengths of this sign are being creative, passionate, generous, warm-hearted, cheerful, humorous, while weaknesses can be arrogant, stubborn, self-centered, lazy and inflexible. The greatest overall compatibility with Leo is Aquarius, Gemini.

Chinese Zodiac: Jean Dubuffet was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are persistent and straightforward. They have a strong faith and can be seen as stubborn in their old ways.

Ruling Planet: Jean Dubuffet had a ruling planet of Sun and has a ruling planet of Sun and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Sun. The Sun is about vitality and is the core giver of life. It is also known as being the most generous and noble of signs. People who are born with the Sun as the ruling planet are courageous, self-expressive and bold.

Jean Dubuffet’s birth sign is Leo and he had a ruling planet of Sun.

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