Robert & Jean

1930 - 2008 & 1930 - 2015

About the artist

The twin brothers Robert and Jean Cloutier are French ceramists and sculptors, whose career was long and prolific. The Cloutier brothers worked with a variety of materials ranging from ceramics, porcelain, terracotta, and plaster. Their work is more often utilitarian and decorative but also includes elements for interior architecture, and towards the end of their career, it will eventually move in a decorative direction. The Cloutier brothers are part of a style described by art critics as “naïve, humorous, poetic, dreamlike and mythological.