Christian Barthélemy is a contemporary realist painter. He lives and works in Alloa Scotland and becomes a member of the SAU (the Scottish Artist Union) and also member of Resonate together in Alloa. He is a member of the International Guild of Realism Scottsdale, Arizona USA.
He attended workshops in the Marais quarter and in Montparnasse quarter in Paris which prepare at two major Parisian schools: the École des Beaux-Arts (the Fine Arts School) and at the École Nationale Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs (also known as Arts Decos’, Ecole des Arts Decoratifs, E.N.S.A.D.). He got also his skill practicing and studying old masters techniques.
1982-2015, 33 years of experience.
He broaches different kinds of subjects: cityscapes, landscapes, seascapes, portraits and many other themes.
He exhibited in different countries: Switzerland, France, Germany, Canada and now in United Kingdom. On four consecutive years 1987 until 1990 during the International Contest in Swizerland he got some awards.
1981-2003, he settled his 1st artist studio in the northern Alps of France in Passy.
2003 – 2012, he settled his 2nd artist studio in the North Rhine-Westphalia in Xanten.
Since June 2012, he settled his 3rd artist studio in Scotland in Alloa where he lives and works now.
8th November 2013 – 25th January 2014 At the Resonate Arts House: “The Annual International Show 2013” in Alloa Clackmannanshire, Scotland, United Kingdom / Group exhibition
The Liverpool Contemporary Art Fair 2014. July 3rd-6th, with the Mona Youssef Art Gallery. The event was being held at Liverpool’s World Museum, and located in one of the city’s most prestigious areas.
In October 2014, Christian Barthélemy became a member of the International Guild of Realism Scottsdale, Arizona USA.
Mars 2015, Christian Barthélemy’s painting called French Alps, Mont Blanc massif autumn. Oil on canvas, 65 x 81 cm (32 x 39 in) has been selected to be displayed for the exhibitions of the Masterworks Museum Tour 2015 – 2016.
“MASTERWORKS FROM THE INTERNATIONAL GUILD OF REALISM EXHIBITIONS”
Tour Produced by David J. Wagner, L.L.C. R.W.
Norton Art Gallery in Shreveport, LA
19 May – 26 July 2015 The R.W. Norton Art Gallery Shreveport, Louisiana, United States
5 September – 1 November 2015 The Appleton Museum of Art, Ocala, Florida, United States
6 February – 11 June 2016 The Albany Museum of Art, Albany, GEORGIA, United States