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PARIS (75), France
She’s not into the huge, although it can be big. She doesn’t do violent things, although it can be strong. After seeing a film about the surrealist Hans Bellmer during his architectural studies, the artist Elisabeth Laplante embarked on a very personal pictorial work in which bodies are always present. In order to share the tactile sensations of pleasure, even in her works that seem the most abstract, she uses and experiments with all kinds of media on canvas, paper or wood. She wants to transmit all the voluptuousness and softness, tenderness or other moods that the skin expresses, its favourite theme and its corollary, touch. His main argument is the subtlety, which is perceived in his art, sometimes minimal, sometimes expressionist, and always with a lot of energy.
Taking time is an important element in the discovery of his works. These are revealed at first sight. With the details, they then appear in other aspects, other sensations, other readings. They thus take on all their dimensions and all their meaning. His beloved artists are Bonnard Stone, Antonio Tapiès, Cy Twombly and Joan Mitchell in their finesse and lightness. They inspire him for all the many works yet to come.
Graduated in Architecture D.E.S.A.
1992: exhibition "Les Anges" hotel Novotel de Saclay 781985
: Mairie de paris, place du Panthéon1986
: Mairie de Saint Florent en Corse / Exhibition at Galerie CHARACTÈRES - 7 rue de l’Arbalète - 75005 Paris
1993 : Exhibition at the Société Générale d’Argenteuil (95) / Exhibition at the "Champ de Bataille" golf club in Neubourg (27)
1994 : Exhibition at LA POLYGLOTTE : "émois et mes mois" 75012- Paris accompanied by Francesc Palomarès’ booklet, Deux Point edition1995
: Exhibition at Espace 13 - Théâtre
132000 : October at the "GUINGUETTE PIRATE" - quai François Mauriac - 75013 ParisCollective Exhibitions-2019 exhibition "Silent Witness" at the Camden Image Gallery - Camden - London - UK / February - 2019 exhibition at the XX° Festival Internacional de Barcelone - Spain / January - 2018 Collective exhibition "un seul grain de riz" at the Galerie Métanoïa - 75004 Paris / December - 2018: exhibition at the 3rd Rencontres Photographiques de Brétigny sur Orge whose theme is "around the colours of fire" / November - 2018: opening for the "the ArtCycle" site at Galerie Sonia Monti - avenue Delclassé 75008 Paris / October 2018- 10 Collective exhibitions between 1981 and 1988
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