French artist Gilbert Legrand turns everyday objects into cute, humorous characters. Through his creative use of each tool's natural shape and his talented painting, the pieces take on lifelike qualities and make you almost forget their original purpose.
Auguste Renoir I selected this portrait for the expression on his face. His eyes are very soulful. Renoir is wearing his coat and hat -- this portrait seems very proper and speaks of etiquette from a bygone era.
Showcased here are some pretty striking paintings by French artist Domitille Ortes. ‘Ortes evokes, through painting and photography, physical and mental transformation of a young pre-teen model, a being in the making, pushing the boundaries of artistic re