Henri Michaux


Henri Michaux, painter and poet (1899–1984) was born in Namur, Belgium. He was one of the most original and idiosyncratic poets in French of his generation. In 1965 he was awarded the French Grand Prix National des Lettres, which he declined to accept.

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