I wish I were a messager of perfect moments.
Painting is building silence.
I’m not looking for the mystery of the shadow,
but the mystery of the full light.
Born in Valence, known as the gateway to Provence, Pierre Boncompain is recognized as a modern French master, and inheritor of the colorist tradition. Over the last five decades he has exhibited in Europe, Asia, United States and of course all over France, most recently in a momentous retrospective at the Musée d’Art Contemporain Saint Martin in Montélimar.
Mark Peet Visser Gallery, S’Hertogenbosch, Pays-Bas
Galerie Emiliani, Dieulefit, Drôme, France
Galerie Franklin Bowles, New York, USA
Exhibition “Cantique des cantiques” : Franklin Bowles Gallery, New York – January to March (read more)
Exhibition “De Renoir à Picasso – Regard sur la donation Pierre Boncompain” Musée d’Art Contemporain Saint Martin et Château des Adhémars – Montélimar – May to December (read more)
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January the 8th to February the 21th, 2021.
« In a time when images flicker in and out of our attention, Boncompain teaches us to see differently. He reminds us that there is a difference in seeing something and seeing it for what it is. That is the lingering advice he provides and how he reminds us again of...
Pierre Boncompain et ses maîtres au musée d’Art contemporain de Montélimar. Le Château des Adhémar et le musée d’Art contemporain de Montélimar présentent l'exposition « De Renoir à Picasso, Boncompain et les grands maîtres ». Le musée d’Art contemporain Saint-Martin...