SERGE JOLIMEAU 

 

about the artist

serge Jolimeau, born in 1952, apprenticed under Seresier Louis-Juste after high school, and joined the Centre d’Art in 1972, where he met his mentor Murat Brierre. He stands out, with Gabriel Bien-Aimé, as one of the most gifted metal sculptors of his generation.

In 2009, Jolimeau along with Micah Ramil Remy and Toyin Folorunso were selected by Bill Clinton to create commemorative works for the Clinton Global Citizen Awards as part of the Clinton Global Initiative. following the 2010 Haiti earthquake, and in cooperation with the Clinton Global Initiative, Macy’s agreed to sell artisan created works from Jolimeau’s workshop in their stores throughout the United States. His artwork has been exhibited internationally since 1979. Jolimeau has participated in the Santa Fe International Folk Art Market annually since 2005.