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La Voix du Nord (June 9, 2002) Lille, France
IN LILLE, ERIC BOURDON AND ROBERT-
With a double exhibition introducing Robert-
At 83 y.o., the first one does not stop exploring Venice and the Cyclades, not hesitating to take again outlines of paintings of 20 years ago. “ Although I began in abstraction, I return today to figuration, construction, perspective ” explains the painter who worked with Jean Dubuffet. “ While growing old, I return to more luminous tonalities ”.
The second one is a 23 y.o. young man who launched out in painting four years ago. Whereas he prepares a bachelor's degree in philosophy, he draws on his copies at the university. Very quickly, he finds a tone which allures the owner of the gallery of the street of the Hôpital-