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THE FOURTH ANNUAL GUI IGNON STUDENT ARTIST EXHIBITION
About Gui Ignon
Gui Ignon’s story is iconic, both in terms of art and 20th-Century political currents. A Frenchman and young man during World War I, Gui spent time studying art in Paris, where his acquaintances included Pablo Picasso, Georges Braque and Man Ray.
Gui emigrated to America, lived in New York and Washington, D.C. and traveled the U.S. sketching Americans during the Depression. He served as an advisor to a film about Cavell, and wound up in Hollywood for many years, eventually teaching at Ojai…