Raoul Rohusaar

Born on July 9, 1922 in Järva-Jaani, Estonia. Studied with George Jensen in Copenhagen (1946-48) and later at l'Ecole des Beaux-Arts de Paris, France. Studied modelling, ornamental art and ceramics at the atelier of Andre Chicorp in Paris, France. Has worked as modeller and mouldmaker. Later had his own atelier in Paris, France.

Arrived in Canada in 1952, continuing his studies in Montreal. Has exhibited in France, Canada and the United States since 1950.
Recipient of many prizes and awards such as First Prize at Exposition Ceramique in 1950, the St. Lawrence Art Society First Prize and Honourary Mention three times, and Concours National d'Arts Quebec in Quebec City.

Articles in Le petit Journal, 2.6.63, Montreal Matin 9.03.64, Montreal Star 15.12.65, catalogues, files, and other newspapers. Member of EKKT since 1990. Presently resides in Elliot Lake, Ontario, Canada. (705) 848-5480, e-mail: raoulr@inorth.on.ca.

Sündinud 9. juulil aastal 1922 Järva-Jaanis, Eestis. Oppinud Georg Jenseni juures Kopenhaagenis (1946-48), l'Ecole des Beaux-Arts de Paris, Prantsusmaal; modelleerimist, ornamentaal-kunsti ja keraamikat Andre Chicorpi ateljees Pariisis. Töötanud modelleerijana ja vormi valmistajana, hiljem ateljee omanikuna Pariisis. Asus Kanadasse aastal 1952, jätkates õpinguid Montrealis, esinenud näitustel Prantsusmaal, Kanadas ja USA-s. Töid auhinnatud: Concours National d'Arts Quebec (Quebec City) ja Montrealis. APAQ (Association Professionnel d'Art du Quebec) liige. EKKT liige alates aastast 1990.
Elukoht: Elliot Lake, Ontario, Kanada. Tel. (705) 848-5480, e-mail: raoulr@inorth.on.ca.