About Claude Forthomme
Born in Brussels, Belgium.
Has lived in Italy since 1970.
Painting and writing are a life long passion.
Back to painting full time since 2003 (after a series of jobs ranging from banking to development aid).
Inspired by the "Terrible Beauty" of the world around me
Learned to paint from childhood on (my mother was a painter)
Participated in 15 group shows (mostly in France) and had 2 personal shows (in 2007 in Paris; in 2008 in Rome),
Future Shows: Galleria Rosso Cinabro in Rome