Roger Brabant

Born: 1953

Roger Brabant. Sculptor. Woodcarver. Rigaud, Quebec. Active late 20th -.

Roger Brabant is a cabinet maker, a barn ‘whisperer’ and woodcarver. He makes carvings of roosters, especially and other things as well. Allways in paint and usually in the form of applied reliefs. He also has a fondness for old barns, especially ones he can dismantle and reuse in other even prettier forms. (See the Montreal Gazette article at the link below.)

Roger Brabant. In the Montreal Gazette:

http://montrealgazette.com/news/local-news/off-island-gazette/old-barn-whisperer-rigaud-man-gives-centuries-old-wood-new-vocations

Ref: Adrien Levasseur. Website. And:  Sculpteurs en Art Populaire au Quebec, Editions GID, Quebec. 2012.