Moleon Blaise

Moleon Blaise

Haiti
    Biography

    Proud of his countrymen´s courage, Blaise focuses his work exclusively on their glorious feats of arms and historic struggles for independence.

    Serge Moleon Blaise was born in 1954 in Cap Haitian. He worked in close collaboration with his brother Saint-Louis, and devotes himself to works inspired directly by Haitian history.

    The whole of his work reflects the meticulous refining of images, which become eloquent representations of the subjects' heroism. Proud of his countrymen's courage, Blaise focuses his work exclusively on their glorious feats of arms and historic struggles for independence.

    Exhibitions
    1983 - Musee International d'Art Naif, Nice, France
    1986 - International Art Exposition, New York, N.Y.
    1986 - A.H. Riise Gallery, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin
    1988 - Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition & ISPAN - Haiti: The First Black Republic & Its Monuments To Freedom
    1988 - Gallery Caribe, Philadelphia, PA
    1988 - Galerie Savannah Blue, Tampa, Florida
    1988 - Galeries Nationales du Grand Palais, Paris, France
    1992 - La Peinture Haitienne a La Rencontre de l'Image d'Epinal, France
    1992 - La Rencontre Des Deux Mondes Vue Par Les Peintres D'Haiti, Martinique, Seville, Rome, Paris, Nantes, Angouleme, Laval, Toulouse, Japan, Montreal, United States, Mexico

    Books and Catalogues
    1983 Peinture Haitienne, pp. 48-49
    1986 La Peinture Haitienne, pp. 87, 204
    1988 HAITI Art Naïf - Art Voodoo,
    1992 L'Art Haitien a la Rencontre de l'Image d'Epinal
    1992 La Rencontre des Deux Mondes Vue Par Les Peintres D'Haiti, pp. 59, 79, 85, 143, 239