Bénédicte Gelé's Profile
★ FR > Artiste peintre française, j'aime la ligne et le trait que je travaille sous la forme cheval au travers de mes "Nus Equins". Le cheval est avant tout un corps que j'appréhende comme un nu féminin avec ces courbes, volumes, lignes anguleuses…
★ EN > French artist painter and attracted by the animal ethology, she began by painting the various attitudes of the natural horse. But her work on the eye and the look in particular moving increasingly toward a graphic writing which affects the whole of her work.
The line becomes as a fully-fledged writing. So every year, the horse becomes a pretext to paint rather than the real subject. He moves slowly into a digest of graphics and becomes the pretext for experiments to simplify rounded shapes that are still noticeable. The horse is then seen as a naked body that Benedicte Gele seeks to…
- Born on April 10
- Joined March 24, 2011