Born in 1950 near PARIS and after a professional career far removed from Art, the pleasure of drawing and painting awoke in him as if from a deep slumber.
Christian PRIEUR leads us into a poetic world where we discover an artistic output that satisfies our urge to get away from it all.
A figurative artist, even if there are touches of the abstract here and there, this artist takes great care, to the point of meticulousness, in the way he composes his paintings.
This is classic, quasi-impressionnist painting in which blues, greys and « earth » colours in the ascendant.
Skies are treated in different ways from painting to painting and they all have the typical luminosity of the Breton skyscape.
Bernard Boscher Contemporary Art critique Cambridge expertise