0804197219H21 circa 1973 Computer print on paper 19.5 x 23.5 in Signed and titled 9 ex.
Jacques Palumbo, born in 1939 in Philippeville, Algeria, is considered the father of generative art in Q uebec. He studied art at the E cole nationale d'Architecture et des Beaux-Arts d'Alger, then obtained a Diploma of Higher Education in Drawing and Plastic Arts, in Paris. He lived in Paris from 1960 to 1965 and moved to Montreal in 1965. His work has been related to cybernetics since 1970 and has been the subject of frequent exhibitions in Canada (Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Canadian Museum of Fine Arts), the United States (Museum of Modern Art in San Francisco), Europe (Espace Cardin in Paris, Computer of Central London in London, Palais des Beaux-Arts in Brussels, etc) and Japan. His works are part of the collection of the Canada Council for the Arts and the National Gallery of Canada in Ottawa; the National Gallery of Canada and the Musée d'Art contemporain de Montréal; various museums in the Province of Q uebec; private and public collections in the United States, France, Italy, Spain, Germany, Holland, Belgium and Japan.