Francois Agate

 

Born in 1950.

Starting out with low reliefs in aluminum followed by more than 20 years producing traditional sculpture in Marble and Bronze and very recently combining these with glass. 

Since 1988 he has been a full time contemporary artist. 

Francois’ work is very much based on the commission of form, whether solid or scooped out and the interplay between space and light. 

Francois lives and works at Allauch inProvence.

Studied technology at University followed by a period in industry and then teaching.  All his life he has felt that his main pre-occupation is to create. 

He is a member of an international group of sculptors ‘L’Atelier CORSANINI’ based in Carrare (Italy) with whom he works on a regular basis