Born in 1936, Alain Pontecorvo is a Parisian artist whose works are resolutely realistic
A publicist, an illustrator but, most of all, a painter
After studying at the School of Decorative Arts in Paris, as well as the Ecole Estienne, Alain Pontecorvo embarked on a career in advertising. In the middle of his career, he decided to pick up his brushes again. He remained in advertising for another twenty years which means that he has been painting every day for 41 years.