“The artist was the frst magician and the frst spiritual leader, and indeed today he must take the role of arch-priest of the new spiritualism” — Alan Davie quoted in Towards a New Defnition of Art, Some Notes on (NOW) Painting, 28 October 1959, see exhibition catalogue, Alan Davie, Galerie Charles Lienhard, Zürich, April - May 1960). Pictured: Artist Alan Davie (1921-2008), 1963.
Pierre Etaix on set.
Credited as ‘assistant réalisateur’ in Mon Oncle or ‘art designer’ in My Uncle. He also had a role in this 1958 French comedy.
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