Bernard Frize was born in 1949 in Saint-Mandré in France. He studied at the School of fine Arts in Montpellier. The artists break through was in 1977 when his work became highly appreciated by a broader audience. The technique of his work is based on an all-over-painting concept, meaning that surfaces are covered to ist full extent witouth focusing on a main subject. Since 1979, his art has been displayed in many solo shows worldwide. Frize works and lives in Paris and Berlin.