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Contemporary Arts Center
Lois & Richard Rosenthal Center
for Contemporary Art
44 E. 6th Street,
Cincinnati, OH 45202

513 345 8400

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Painter and illustrator Louis Henri Jean Charlot was born in 1898 in Paris, France. He has been the subject of many solo exhibitions, including at Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton, MA (1936); Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, IA (1956); Museum of Modern Art, Mexico City, Mexico (1968); The San Diego Museum of Art, San Diego, CA (2011); and Nasher museum of Art, Duke University, Durhamn, NC (2021). Charlot has also participated in various group exhibitions, including 15 Colorado Artists, Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO (1948); and El Espiritu del 22, Un siglo de muralismo en San Ildefonso, Colegio de San Ildefonso, Mexico City, Mexico (2022). Charlot died in 1979 in Honolulu, HI.

Bio and website updated as of 2023.

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