Art Brokerage: Jean Duqouc French Artist: b. 1937. Born in Nantes, France in 1937, Jean Duquoc is a self-taught painter who has had great professional success during the last 25 years. It is in the heart of Brittany France that Jean Duquoc has truly found his inspiration. The admiration Duquoc felt for such masters as Gauguin, Matisse, Van Gogh, Kandinsky and Vlaminck, has influenced him to evolve to a colorful, symbolic, contemporary style with a free spirited edge. Jean Duquoc's fauvist and expressionist way of applying color gives energy to his paintings and overwhelms us with vivid impressions. Duquoc has a way of bringing us into each painting and having his images tell a story. Jean Duquoc is a painter of the emotional rather than the sensual. His imagery offers us a rare and private look at the world through the artist's eyes. With color, movement and deep feelings for the land he undoubtedly loves, we are brought to this land with energized excitement. Jean Duquoc reminds us of the colorful beauty and peacefulness that the world has to show us. Jean's passionate verses add life and purpose his incredible imagery.