Her creation focuses on the modern woman’s quest for freedom and identity. Filtering feminine Super Heroes imagery, the artist virtually denounces the daily struggles women face in today’s society. Hence her use of famous women’s portraits wearing masks, as super women would. Towards renewed awareness!
Versatile, sculptor Guy Pierre equally works with wood, clay and bronze. The human being as part of the family cocoon remains his favored theme. Most often sculpted life-size, his subjects have but one purpose, to express the beauty of life. Masterfully skilled!
Inspired by native art, the painter and sculptor Normand Ménard’s body of work is rich, ingenious, narrative and colourful. His creations invariably tell a story. His series of tattooed angels and totems assert a calm and confident force of creation which leads us to believe in the existence of a sacred dimension to art. To be seen and experienced!
The painter lives in a place that provides yearlong inspiration. Her paintings depict the moods of the river and its shores in a marvel perspective. Touching on impressionism, she seeks to capture light to express her own sense of wonderment. After twenty years of practice, her gesture is refined and deft while unconstrained. A luminous vision of infinite horizon!
Born in a family of nine siblings, two sisters have developed a profound passion for visual arts, each working independently with unique style, form and content. Related by blood, colour and heart… to be discovered for your greatest pleasure!
Painting with heart, the symbol of which is present in most of her works. The heart shape for her is liberating. Testament of a business woman whose survival was ensured thanks to art.
‟When I paint, says the artist, I abandon myself to the moment when colour becomes a prolongation of life, when nature breaks and relives inside of me.ˮ Art never comes to rest in predictable places; herein lies Michel Blouin’s creative force, an artist who is present in galleries, locally as well as in Europe.
Quite an accomplishment! First francophone president of the Canadian Royal Academy of Arts. An accomplished painter, for over forty years the artist has been attempting to define forms and universes of parallel territories in an effort to unravel their entanglements. An absolute must read!