Barbara Petit

Barbara Petit

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Paris 17ème (75), France
139 works

Barbara Petit presents figurative painting arising most frequently from a motif. She favours portraits and life models. In them, she sees a sort of quest for origins, for our human identity.

Learning and passing on painting

Barbara Petit was born in 1977 in Pas-de-Calais. She first took an interest in drawing and composition at a very young age. A few years later, she was introduced to painting by various professional painters. After receiving a number of awards at various events in and around the French capital, she today continues her journey as a painter and teaches painting in Paris. She also regularly provides advice in the practical pages of the magazine Pratique des Arts.

Alongside painting, her work as a journalist has enabled her to learn more about the history of art, notably in her collaboration for the André Derain sketchbooks.

Painting to reveal the beauty of the world

Barbara Petit works most often in a studio when the subject is nature or outside if working on a motif. She sees painting as a way of reproducing the beauty of the world around her, the love she has for it and the love it has for her, with her imagination, emotions and feelings.

Beauty is hidden everywhere, even in the simplest things, like a landscape or a composition… The subject is but a pretext for self-expression. What matters is the painting.

Member of the Salon d’Automne.
Member of the Taylor Foundation.
Member of the Association des Amis d’André Derain

Author of the books: Le Pastel facile (Mango éditions, 2017) and L’acrylique facile (Mango éditions, 2018).

2018 :
- Salon des Artistes français (75)
- Salon d’Automne (75)
- Open house Ateliers d’artistes de Ménilmontant (75)

2017 :
- 42nd Salon Art et Matière, in Maisse (91)
- Exhibition at the National Art Center of Tokyo
- 32nd Spring Salon of Dourdan (91)
- 52nd Salon of the ADAC (92)
- 85th Salon d’Etampes (91)
- Salon d’Automne (75)

2016 :
- 151e Salon de Versailles (78)
- Salon du petit format de Mennecy (91)
- Personal exhibition at the Fibre Naturelle (75)
- Biennale versaillaise d’art contemporain (78)
- Salon de printemps de Dourdan (91)
- Parc Floral de Paris, Cercle des artistes de Paris (94)
- Salon d’Automne (75)

2015 :
- Château Lamazière de Cormeilles-en-Parisis (95)
- Open house Workshops of artists of the Goutte d’Or (75)
- Salon Nouvelles Métamorphoses, la Mothe-Saint-Heray (79)
- Art Book Prize / Exhibition at La Grande Chaumière / L’Art est aux Nefs, Nantes (44)

2014 :
- Open house Workshops of artists of the Goutte d’Or (75)

Barbara Petit's artwork

Vue sur le Rio pisuerga
Vue sur le Rio pisuerga
$1,556
Oil painting (63 x 70 cm)
Au camp grande
Au camp grande
$1,556
Oil painting (60 x 73 cm)
La roulotte face au Mont Orford
La roulotte face au Mont Orford
$467
Oil painting (36 x 36 cm)
La ferme Gagnon
La ferme Gagnon
$467
Oil painting (36 x 36 cm)
La ferme chemin couture
La ferme chemin couture
$467
Oil painting (27 x 41 cm)
Lever de soleil au Square des Batignolles
Lever de soleil au Square des Batignolles
$778
Oil painting (30 x 60 cm)
Fleurs et statuette à la cheminée
Fleurs et statuette à la cheminée
$467
Oil painting (33 x 41 cm)
L'île-saint-denis par beau temps
L'île-saint-denis par beau temps
$778
Oil painting (46 x 55 cm)
Mes lys blancs
Mes lys blancs
$934
Oil painting (46 x 61 cm)
Les lys
Les lys
$622
Oil painting (46 x 27 cm)
Les célosies
Les célosies
$467
Oil painting (41 x 33 cm)
Explorateur en herbe
Explorateur en herbe
$389
Oil painting (27 x 35 cm)
Roi d'un jour
Roi d'un jour
$467
Oil painting (33 x 41 cm)
La balançoire
La balançoire
$333
Oil painting (24 x 33 cm)
Les nénuphars
Les nénuphars
$778
Oil painting (46 x 55 cm)
Le chemin
Le chemin
$622
Oil painting (38 x 46 cm)
Le manège à vitry
Le manège à vitry
$489
Oil painting (41 x 33 cm)
La maison à la vigne vierge
La maison à la vigne vierge
$111
Linocut (15 x 21 cm)
L'anniversaire 2/3
L'anniversaire 2/3
$67
Linocut (15 x 9 cm)
Mère et enfant
Mère et enfant
$111
Linocut (16 x 21 cm)
La robe 1/3
La robe 1/3
$122
Linocut (30 x 40 cm)
Les enfants
Les enfants
$300
Oil painting (25 x 27 cm)
Giverny, le jardin de l'hôtel baudy
Giverny, le jardin de l'hôtel baudy
$934
Oil painting (50 x 61 cm)
Printemps, contrejour
Printemps, contrejour
$467
Oil painting (27 x 41 cm)
La cafetière
La cafetière
$111
Acrylic painting (30 x 40 cm)
Vue sur la cathédrale
Vue sur la cathédrale
$1,556
Oil painting (63 x 70 cm)
Place de l’université
Place de l’université
$1,556
Oil painting (60 x 73 cm)
La plage de la southière
La plage de la southière
$467
Oil painting (41 x 27 cm)
La maison abandonnée, sur Merry North Street
La maison abandonnée, sur Merry North Street
$467
Oil painting (33 x 41 cm)
Vue du pont sur le canal de la southière
Vue du pont sur le canal de la southière
$467
Oil painting (41 x 33 cm)
La plage à Valladolid
La plage à Valladolid
$467
Oil painting (30 x 40 cm)
Variation sur degas (3)
Variation sur degas (3)
$89
Engraving (13 x 19 cm)
Variation sur degas (2)
Variation sur degas (2)
$89
Engraving (13 x 19 cm)
Variation sur degas
Variation sur degas
$89
Engraving (13 x 19 cm)
Clémentines au bocal
Clémentines au bocal
$233
Oil painting (18 x 24 cm)
Le lac
Le lac
$2,334
Oil painting (73 x 92 cm)
La maison blanche
La maison blanche
$1,945
Oil painting (54 x 81 cm)
Intérieur
Intérieur
$1,945
Oil painting (65 x 81 cm)
Le jardin de mon enfance
Le jardin de mon enfance
$6,224
Oil painting (114 x 146 cm)
Songe romantique
Songe romantique
$4,668
Oil painting (97 x 130 cm)
Jeu d'ombre à la barrière
Jeu d'ombre à la barrière
$1,945
Oil painting (65 x 81 cm)
Promenade à la citadelle
Promenade à la citadelle
$311
Oil painting (25 x 27 cm)
Les aubergines
Les aubergines
$333
Oil painting (30 x 24 cm)
Crabe et citron
Crabe et citron
$467
Oil painting (35 x 35 cm)
Les oranges de jessica
Les oranges de jessica
$567
Oil painting (45 x 35 cm)
Le lac d'elaguine
Le lac d'elaguine
$622
Oil painting (40 x 40 cm)
Composition au sac
Composition au sac
$622
Oil painting (33 x 46 cm)
Composition au pot bleu
Composition au pot bleu
$622
Oil painting (46 x 38 cm)
Poires et raisins
Poires et raisins
$467
Oil painting (41 x 27 cm)
Le lapin écorché
Le lapin écorché
$778
Oil painting (55 x 46 cm)
Le bouquet de fleurs
Le bouquet de fleurs
$467
Oil painting (33 x 41 cm)
Sur les hauteurs de l'Estaque
Sur les hauteurs de l'Estaque
$934
Oil painting (61 x 50 cm)
Vue sur la montagne sainte-victoire
Vue sur la montagne sainte-victoire
$778
Oil painting (40 x 50 cm)
Les carrières rouges
Les carrières rouges
$778
Oil painting (38 x 55 cm)
Poires et citrons verts
Poires et citrons verts
$467
Oil painting (30 x 40 cm)
La campagne à jeufosse
La campagne à jeufosse
$778
Oil painting (55 x 46 cm)
Portrait d'ophélie
Portrait d'ophélie
$934
Oil painting (46 x 61 cm)
L'atelier de la rue chaptal
L'atelier de la rue chaptal
$778
Oil painting (38 x 55 cm)
Le moulin de Cézanne
Le moulin de Cézanne
$778
Oil painting (40 x 50 cm)
Claudia
Claudia
$1,167
Oil painting (50 x 65 cm)

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