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Self-educated portraitist, Laure Peyroux was born in Cannes. As of her youth, she is impassioned for the drawing and particularly for the portrait which will become her preferred subject. Several years of portrait practice enabled her to refine her art.
I enormously appreciate the dry pastel for its flexibility; its velvety aspect, the mixtures of color, returned theobscure ones and ranges make work easy. Moreover, the direct contact between the matter and I, create an intimacy.
I believe that the pastel has its place with the sun and I aspire to make known more this marvellous medium with which I intends to continue my course of artist pastellist." Civilizations always exerted on me, attraction and fascination.
It is the authenticity of people revealed through glance, colors, caps and ornaments where all evoke rites and odors."
For a few months, a new desire has seized me being made explore other topics: the body expression or the naked buckled one of mystery.
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