Published by Actes Sud. Preface by Dominique Rivero. Text by Yves Peyré, Philippe Piguet, Guy Tosatto.
Born in France but raised in West Africa, representational painter Philippe Cognée (born 1957) is known for his technique of mixing oil pigments into heated beeswax, to create a thick impasto. This publication is the most expansive retrospective on his work to date.