In a distant past, at the end of the war, after studying random sawtooth, active participation in various avant-garde in the field of painting and poetry.Publication studies and critical articles in a french art-review,"Les Cahiers du Sud", in collaboration with René Renne, then in the USA (review View) and in various European countries (Czechoslovakia Blok, Helhesten in Copenhagen, Budapest Index, Centaur in Amsterdam, etc.).
Meetings and friendly relation with various painters ,such as Atlan, Leonor Fini, Dominguez, the Belgian surrealist, Asger Jorn and the abstract-surrealist Danish (which later were to form the Mouvement Cobra)etc.. Publication of poems under the name of Manuel Aguelar (Ode to Varese, Ode to Leonor Fini, Melanotic Sarcoma, etc.)
In New York in early 1946, around the magazine View,encounters with André Breton
folllowed by friendly contacts with many surrealist painters or close to the movement (Matta Echaurren , Yves Tanguy, Tchélitcheff, Berman, Dorothea Tanning, Ernst, Esteban Frances, etc.) and discovery of artists yet unknown in Europe (Kelly O'Keefe, Donati, Arshill Gorky, Noguchi, among others ..).
1947 Mexico.Meetings with De Rivera and Frieda Kahlo, Benjamin Peret, Remedios Varo,Paalen, etc..
After a long period of travels from Mexico to Brazil as a photographer, back in France and - necessity obliges - concatenation of professional activities in connection with advertising and marketing
Paintings and drawings - musical compositions. My paintings can be seen on
Facebook and other sites (Drawin, Between creation, Deviant Art, etc.)My small musica
pieces - named "trifles" ("Broutilles") to characterize the importance and value that I give them - can be heard on Toofiles, among others, provided that either a masochist !.