is born in 1959, in Mantes-la-Jolie, Yvelines,
France (60 kilometers from Paris).
school age, his teachers notice his drawing
talents and his creativity and encourage him to
develop these skills.
he meets Christine. They get married and together
they have two beautiful children.
works in the Industry Sector, and this
professional lifestyle makes him work hard in
order to provide for his family and afford to buy
a small house in Andé, Normandy.
is missing... to make the most of the talent that
Nature gave him.
|« Doesn t
matter, Ill work on it later, when I retire »,
years go by and retirement time seems still far
May 2008, Olivier walks in an art shop and
decides to buy few canvas and brushes to give it
a try, just to see what has happened to his
almost forgotten gift.
quickly, he gets into it, colors are mixing up
and the paintings happen at any time of the day
or night. A passion is born.
likes to work with a knife and the small lines
that come up with the small brushes remind him of
his childhoods first drawings.
single creation brings to this self taught artist
a lot of satisfaction.
themes are approached : landscapes,
monuments, portraits, still-life, animals, life
scenes.... and light effects are sometimes
likes to share his passion with people around him,
and takes into account the comments and
compliments that are sent to him.
is now 57 and he is a happy man who lives his
passion without forgetting his relatives.
recognition of his signature, in different
exibitions in Normandy,is a great encouragement
and helps him to constantly improve himself.
will he go ?