Jean Jacques Porret was born in Switzerland to a family of art and antique collectors. This seeded the climate for his appreciation of beautiful things and contributed to the development of his artistic sense. His interest in art took him to museums all over the world. He was fortunate to be able to talk with some of the major sculptors at the time and exchange ideas about their focus on abstract figures.
His work is figurative but is not about the figure. He considers himself an expressionist, as he is more...read more