Eric Peyret —
Born in Pau in 1964, Eric Peyret is a graduate of the Higher Institute of Decorative Painting in Paris. For many years he has produced wall paintings and “trompes l’œil” abroad, particularly for hotel groups (United States, Australia, Gulf countries and Brazil). From 1998, his love of classical and contemporary architecture inspired him to turn to more personal work in which he seeks a combination of more realistic figuration and a geometric abstraction induced by the theme. He treats urban life as one might have treated the ideal city during the Renaissance, by adding humanity through colour, atmosphere and balance without necessarily having the explicit presence of people...