born in belgium, 23 october 1952 - started painting in 1989 - living in Houyet BelgiumPol Ledent was born in 1952 in Belgium. He came to painting in 1989. He started with watercolor but felt rapidly that oil painting would match his way of being.He is a self-taught painter . Nevertheless he took some drawing lessons in a Belgian academy.After taking part into numerous group exhibitions , some galleries in Belgium proposed to him to exhibit his works. Dinant, Bouillon, Brussels , Paris and Moscow in October 2006. )He has already sent many paintings to various countries USA ( New-York Buffalo Broadway ) , San Diego, San Jose,Los Angeles, Florida, Baton-Rouge) to France, to China, to Scotland, to Portugual, to Switzerland and ..........He is certainly an emerging artist and you won't regret buying one of his paintings.