Gérard Schneider

DOCUMENTARY

Based in Paris, Diane de Polignac Art Gallery, specialized in 20th century modern art, chiefly promotes post-war art movements such as Surrealism, American and European Abstract Expressionism, Kinetic art, Art Brut, New realism and the COBRA movement.

These include, amongst others, the Franco-Chinese painters Zao Wou-Ki, Chu Teh-Chun, T’ang Haywen and Sanyu, Sam Francis, Paul Jenkins, Robert Rauschenberg, Loïs Frederick and Mark Tobey from the USA, Europeans painters including Jean Dubuffet, Gérard Schneider, Hans Hartung, Pierre Soulages, Olivier Debré, Huguette Arthur Bertrand, Judit Reigl, Maria Helena Vieira da Silva and Bernard Buffet, the South-Americans painters Roberto Matta, Wifredo Lam and Carmelo Arden Quin and finally the Franco-Russian painters Serge Poliakoff and Nicolas de Staël.

Diane de Polignac gallery works with the heirs of major artists. These long term partnerships with Artists Estates allow the ART gallery to contribute actively to the recognition of their work.

Diane de Polignac gallery’s publishing activities are important. In addition to its exhibition catalogues and books publishing, it is also producing the Catalogue Raisonné of the painted work of the artist Gérard Schneider, iconic figure and pioneer of lyrical abstraction, as well as the Catalogue Raisonné of the American painter, Loïs Frederick.