Patrice Garachon

Patrice Garachon

14 fans

Clermont-Ferrand (63), France
24 works

Between the raw material and the sophistication of a figurative arrangement, my works suggest. This objective, which drives me, has guided my research for many years.

After a childhood nourished by various artists and the quatrocentto, a more modern era, nourished by oriental and African art, my work turned towards the production of acrylic canvases, in search of a fair balance between the figurative and the abstract, each canvas readable as a dreamlike representation of everyday reality and as a self-sufficient coloured composition, capable of generating dreams. My work then evolved into a hand-to-hand combat with the canvas, pigments, aerosols, sand, gold leaves..., scarifying a plane that became volume, stratum after stratum. I now work mainly in watercolour where lights, partitions, sometimes even cut-outs, replace the thickness of the material.

"Through my productions, the viewer can always refer to a reality, although sometimes it is not the same one that emerges. However, the latter is sometimes submerged, for those who let themselves be taken by a wave of sensations, offered by the incessant journey of the mind, from the figurative to an almost abstract one. "It makes sense - it’s nothing." Patrice Garachon

Fine Arts, 1978

Architecture, 1978-1985

Solo exhibitions :

Maringues Media Library: February 2006.

OPAC du Puy de Dôme: October 2005.

Apostrophe café February 1999.

Chez Eux: Restaurant in Clermont-FD April 2004.

General Council of Puy-de-Dôme in August-September 2003.

Collective exhibition :

"Plasticiens du Puy-de-Dôme": March-April 2005

Cadrissimo: Exhibition in various partner companies. Festival Inter’NOTES : Sémaphore Cébazat March 2004

Conseil général du Puy-de-Dôme "Fdac collège" October 2003.

Conseil général du Puy-de-Dôme "Fdac collège" January 2002.

Naillat "Contemporary Art" August 1988.

Patrice Garachon's artwork

Vodka
Vodka
$218
Watercolour (30 x 49 cm)
Nu à l'autoportrait
Nu à l'autoportrait
$164
Watercolour (26 x 36 cm)
Nu à l'hélicon (sans titre)
Nu à l'hélicon (sans titre)
$164
Watercolour (26 x 36 cm)
Sans nom (nu au drap et au rideau)
Sans nom (nu au drap et au rideau)
$164
Watercolour (26 x 36 cm)
Nu au triangle
Nu au triangle
$164
Watercolour (26 x 36 cm)
Nu à la contrebasse
Nu à la contrebasse
$164
Watercolour (26 x 36 cm)
Sans nom
Sans nom
$104
Watercolour (18 x 25 cm)
Décalage
Décalage
$104
Watercolour (23 x 31 cm)
Nu au drap
Nu au drap
$164
Watercolour (26 x 36 cm)
Kyrie
Kyrie
$109
Watercolour (24 x 36 cm)
Concerto pour serpent
Concerto pour serpent
$104
Watercolour (26 x 36 cm)
La douche
La douche
$164
Watercolour (26 x 36 cm)
Nu au saxophone
Nu au saxophone
$164
Watercolour (26 x 36 cm)
Havana 1
Havana 1
$164
Watercolour (26 x 36 cm)
Nu à la mandoline et au tambour
Nu à la mandoline et au tambour
$164
Watercolour (26 x 36 cm)
Africaine, dis moi ta verticale
Africaine, dis moi ta verticale
Sold
Watercolour (26 x 36 cm)
Nu au chèvrefeuille
Nu au chèvrefeuille
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Watercolour (26 x 36 cm)
Justice pour suzanne
Justice pour suzanne
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Watercolour (26 x 36 cm)
Sans titre
Sans titre
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Watercolour (24 x 32 cm)
K. endormie
K. endormie
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Watercolour (36 x 26 cm)
Rien
Rien
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Watercolour (18 x 23 cm)
Kv-427
Kv-427
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Watercolour (26 x 36 cm)
Nu au violoncelle
Nu au violoncelle
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Watercolour (26 x 36 cm)
Pour florence
Pour florence
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Watercolour (26 x 36 cm)

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