PresentationPatrice Dechavanne was born in Paris.
Impassioned by painting since a very young age, he gave his first exhibition in Rouen in 1962. Researching new materials he prepared his paintings himself with a base of pigments oil and varnish. Dechavanne showed his works in numerous exhibitions mostly in France, at Rouen, Evian, Paris, Nice, Chateau Les Lones, Haut de Cagne, in the Alpes maritimes, at Flayosc, Salernes, Draguinan, Ste Maxime, at St Tropez in the Var, Quiberon in Brittany and Southampton, England. e participated in numerous group exhibitions.
He received the 1st prize for surrealistic art in Nice in 89, The Dou Capellan at Ste Maxime 90, in 91 he received 1st prize of La Mole.
In 99 he presented an exhibition of numerical works at Galerie 83 ?Some Dechavanneries before 2000’.
It was not until 2011 that Dechavanne decided to show his works in a permanent exhibition.