Guillaume CORNELIS VAN BEVERLOO (1922 - 2010)

Guillaume Cornelis van Beverloo painter. He was born in 3th July 1922 in Liegel. He studied art at the Academy of Art in Amsterdam, in the Netherlands. He was one of the founders of the COBRA and the REFLEX movements. He was active within the group from the beginning, not only painting but also publishing poetry. Joan Miro and Paul Klee had a great influence on his art, and also the primitive African art from the second half of the 50-s.

He moved to Paris in 1951, where he lived and painted until his death. He died in 5th September 2010 in Auvers-sur-Oise. A big amount of his works are shown int he Centre Georges Pompidou.