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Discovering Calligraphy

Posted on February 16, 2019 at 7:10 PM Comments comments (0)

For a long time I have been intrigued by Calligraphy. It is a beautiful art with a deep philosophy, It is a written language read by Chinese, vietanmese,  Koreans and Japanese although they use different pronounciation.

"The Heart of the Brush", The Splendor of East Asian Calligraphy has a different approach to it that allows the art to be taught easily.

My first surprise is how much  similarity there is between TAi Chi and Calligraphy!. You breath  the same ...

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Tai Chi, Chen style as an long term artistic education.

Posted on January 20, 2019 at 1:30 PM Comments comments (0)

As right now I am the happiest artist.

As part of my new year 2019 resolutions I wanted to take some Tai Chi classes to work on the concept of energy and take some calligraphy workshop to learn the tradional discipline of chinese fine art.

As it turns out I think that Tai Chi classes will be enough for me in 2019 . Both of these two disciplines require hours and many years of praticing to really integrate the full chinese rigourous forms of art.

Tai Chi is not disappointing ...

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WUTC/ NPR Recording

Posted on January 16, 2019 at 11:55 AM Comments comments (0)


I was invited by DANTE'S  OLD SOUTH RADIO to record an interview on WUTC in Chattanooga, TN and I am very grateful for that. It felt as I was live on radio though.I went  on talking too much about something I did not want to give the priority  to and did not really talk as much as I wanted about my art  and myself because It has always been so hard to talk about me and the part of myself I put into my painting- which is about the whole me- There is a reason why...

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NPR interview

Posted on January 14, 2019 at 7:50 PM Comments comments (0)

 Preparing for an interview on Dante's Old South Radio Show.

I am a little nervous for sure, but that is all part of the plan of pushing my limits..:)


to be continued...


Happy holidays and happy new year 2019

Posted on December 30, 2018 at 5:30 PM Comments comments (0)


#banksy #isabellegautiersart #expressionistartist #frenchabstract #frenchartist #happynewyear2019

Earthy and warm, one of the public favorites

Posted on December 20, 2018 at 3:20 PM Comments comments (0)


This 48x48in Vinyl on canvas artwork has been a success on social media. It is certainely one of the public favorites.URBANE BRONZE 1. Warm, earthy but a lot of light, this is the perfect  balance for  a central piece. It will be easily the focal point of any room. I can help you get the perfect wooden floater frame to go with it. Gold or champagne color looks very good with it.

#isabel...
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SAATCHI ART "Black and White Abstracts" collection curated by Victoria Kennedy

Posted on December 11, 2018 at 10:40 AM Comments comments (0)

Available on SAATCHI ART online website!!   https://www.saatchiart.com/Gautier" target="_blank">www.Saatchiart.com/Gautier



Featured in ArtGalleries&ArtistsoftheSouth

Posted on December 11, 2018 at 10:30 AM Comments comments (0)


Please check out ARTGALLERIES&ARTISTSoftheSouth Art Magazine. YOu can find this magazine in most of the galleries in the South

You can also visit Canary Gallery in Birmingham, LA and see my paintings in person. 


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Commission artwork by artist Isabelle Gautier

Posted on November 1, 2018 at 2:05 PM Comments comments (0)

This commission work was  a collaboration between the client and the artist. The client selected one of my painting and from there asked me to created a similar artwork but different size. The custom size canvas had to have a custom frame . With the client we chose the shine of the painting, matte white background and shiny satin black marks for a perfect striking contrast. Then the client suggested a bit m...
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Art in situ by Isabelle Gautier's Black and White

Posted on November 1, 2018 at 2:00 PM Comments comments (0)





Artclectic art show represents the art of 50 artists. It is an annual art show , fundraiser for the University School of Nashville. Just outside Vanderbilt campus one block away from the bridge is where all happens during three intense days of art viewing.

The crowd is just amazing.

For more info about what art artist Isabelle Gautier was presenting please vi...

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