Born on 27 March 1968 in Taomasina. Having had poliomyelitis the artist has no use of his upper limbs. In addition, his right leg has been paralysed since the onset of the disease. He attended primary school and the technical economics school in Taomasina. In 1998 Leonard made the first attempts at painting with his mouth. His contributions to several exhibitions prove his success. Various art courses have helped the artist to make considerable progress.
Date of birth: 27.03.1968
Scholarship holder since: 01.09.2004