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Charity event for the children of NGO Safire

This story, like all stories, begins at a precise moment in time, at a given place. And so, on a Sunday in 1956, Serge Constantin (1917 – 1998), France Staub (1920 – 2005) and Roger Charoux convene to paint together. Rapidly however, the gathering is interrupted; Rogers moves to London in 1958 after receiving a scholarship that enables him to study Fine Arts and Interior Architecture. He returns in 1962 and convenes once again, this time “ more seriously. ” Jocelyn Thomasse is young when he enters their lives. In 1965 he is fifteen; his father, at the time, works with André Decotter, the secretary of the municipality of Rose-Hill, which enables him to attend art classes taught by Serge Constantin in his atelier at the Plaza