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Art in the wood

Posted on June 4, 2019 at 11:00 AM Comments comments (0)

Some paintings seems to belong to nature. 

When you know me well you know I am a big nature lover. It transpires in all my paintings. With this particularly piece I feel a very strong connection between  the painting and my environment.

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Calligraffiti work by minimalist artist Isabelle Gautier

Posted on April 30, 2019 at 10:30 AM Comments comments (0)

#Calligraffiti #isabellegautiersart #artistisabellegautier #graffitilike #art #painting #mninimalistart #blueandwhite #blackandwhite

How to define my art?

Posted on April 22, 2019 at 5:30 PM Comments comments (0)

We all have already seen some calligraphy. Asian calligraphy, Western calligraphy or hebrew calligraphy are the most known.

What is graffiti? "writing or drawings scribbled, scratched, or sprayed illicitly on a wall or other surface in a public place." -Online Dictionary

The last ten years we have seen work by calligraffiters such as Retna, Keith Haring, Shoe or El Seed and many more but too often we associate their work with murals. 

What is calligraffiti ? is it the art of writing or the writing of the art?  

I have tired to classify my art and can't find a correct term to define everything I put in the lines as I create them. The "curvisive" lines are dancing and writing poetry. They are combining multiple cultures through their similarity with traditional calligraphies. I find them beautiful and irresistible. They are expressing freedom and hopefully innocence. They are fresh and surprising.

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#isabellegautiersart #calligraffiti #calligraphy #graffiti #freelines #paintedpoetry #newart

What is it?

Posted on April 18, 2019 at 11:30 AM Comments comments (0)

Artistflyer #isabellegautier #artistisabellegautier #miltongaartist #minimalistartist #blueandwhiteart #blueandwhitepainting #atlantaartist 

Protect your art

Posted on April 17, 2019 at 10:55 AM Comments comments (0)

Use blur or shadow to watermark your art. This will prevent them to be used and reproduced without your permission.

#wartermark #artprotection #shadowtoprotectyourart #artistisabellegautier #isabellegautiersart #blackandwhite #blueandwhiteart #art #artist #painting

Recognition gives you wings....

Posted on April 16, 2019 at 4:35 PM Comments comments (0)

It is such an honor when Rob Suss from The Franks-Suss Collection appreciates your paintings. Here is how they work:  

"With outposts in London, Hong Kong and Sydney, we continue to search for exciting artists doing something new or something technically brilliant, or bold, or beautiful or all of the above. In the last year alone, we have bought artworks from artists based in over 20 different countries."

#artistwork #artistrecognition #abstractminimalism #artistneed #newart 

Artist's Challenge.( Personal notes)

Posted on April 13, 2019 at 5:45 PM Comments comments (0)

As an Expressionist artist you have the obligation to be innovative. The best way to go is being yourself.

Being yourself is scary . 

After many years when you finally think you get closer to finding yourself and feel strong enough you might find your expression, the one that really feels like you. Then comes the scary part.

As I am feeling out of process, maybe a bit disrespecful (later blog post), deeply in me I feel strong about what I am creating, but how do I go from there. Being different should open doors!  Being different means YOU have to prove your process and yourself even more. It means you are alone.

I am so done explaining myself, justifying my work.  

I am passionate. Don't get me started about what motivates me. Everything is beginning to make one and it is a good feeling. 

Finding new gallery and make a name for yourself. I feel I need to take a high though. I need to be even stronger... 

I am still hanging on my older series as a safety net. 

#calligraffitti, #beingyourself #selfexpression #feelingalone #bestrong #modern inimalism #minimalism /#isabellegautier #artistisabellegautier

Elegance of Black and white Art

Posted on April 1, 2019 at 7:00 AM Comments comments (0)

APRIL FOOL!!  ...See by yourself if this is real!! contact me for a studio visit.

#blackandwhiteart #B&W #blackandwhiteartist #minimalistart #expressionistart #europeantrend #isabellegautier #artistisabellegautier

Public art in France

Posted on March 30, 2019 at 4:50 PM Comments comments (0)

Today, was the inaugration of the renovated city hall  of Isigny Le Buat, a commune des Communautes du Mont Saint-Michel, in France.

I was born in this small village in Normandy, France. My father has been the lawyer for this village for 30 years and has known everybody and every  inch of it. 

My mom still lives there. 

In the center of the village sits an old chapel, built in 1574  and renovated in 1986. It is with the Town Hall and the schools the heart of the town.

Two years ago, I promised I would create a painting for te new Town Hall. I decided to paint the Chapel.

Today, it sits in the Salon d'Honneur. And I am honored for the opportunity.

Studio of an artist

Posted on March 28, 2019 at 5:00 PM Comments comments (0)

My messy studio.

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