Bordeaux-USA provides to residents of Gironde the opportunity to share Franco-American friendship, culture and ideas through English-speaking events and our Library in the heart of Bordeaux.
We can try for FREE to take part in one talk (Thursday evening 7:00 pm) OR one conversation hour (see 'Practice your English' tab).

Thursday, April 13th: Bordeaux-Los Angeles

In another life, I was a philosopher, and an art historian. In my current life, I  have become a painter. But rather than talking about my paintings, I prefer talking about what surrounds my paintings.

Firstly, the influences: mainly Dutch paintings from the 17th century and contemporary hyperrealism. At first sight, these two schools of art have nothing in common. However, I want to show that they are not  so far apart.

Secondly, I will talk, a little and quickly  about my vision of America, because America is the most important  part of my paintings.

Painting by Jacques Rouveyrol

All of this abundantly illustrated with a diaporama...