"Special Project"
Hubert de WATRIGANT Exhibition

French artist


Jaune, 2008
Mixed media on newspaper
24x41 cm


Le Peloton 2008
Mixed media on paper
21x27 cm

Early Morning, 2008
Acrylic on carton
20x31 cm

Final Strach, 2008
Acrylic on carton
12x37 cm

The Winner, 2008
Mixed media on paper
34x26 cm

La Couverture Rouge, 2008
Acrylic on carton
21x16 cm

■ Hubert de Watrigant is a front-runner in the world of contemporary racing and sporting paintings. Born and raised in North West France under his father who was a successful horse breeder and trainer. The equestrian universe of Hubert de Watrigant's greatest passion has lead him to world acknowledgement. His unique style is demonstrated by a bold combination of charcoal, pastel, watercolor, gouache and oil. De Watrigant has exhibited world-wide and his art works can be found in prestigious collections in Europe, Japan, Middle East and USA. Recent notable commissions include works for Shadai Farms and internationally acclaimed brand HERMES. In addition to the designing of the HERMES logo, he has done extensive collaboration in the new HERMES scarf, neckties and suitcase products.

■ Hubert de Watrigant BIOGRAPHY

1976 Maisons-Laffitte
1977 Deauville
1978 Cannes
1979 Galerie la Cymaise, Paris
1981 Galerie l'Art Animalier, Bruxelles
1983 Galerie la Cymaise, Paris
1985 Chisholm Gallery, Miami
1986 Galerie la Cymaise, Paris
1991 Jerez de la Frontera
1992 Library Gallery, Lexington; Nimes
1993 Hong Kong; Deauville
1994 Bordeaux; Madrid
1995 Carre d'Art, Nimes;
   Galerie la Cymaise, Paris
1996 The Osborne Studio Gallery, London;
   Maisons-Laffitte '20 Year Retrospective'
1997 The Osborne Studio Gallery, London
1998 Gallery & Company, Tokyo
1999 The Osborne Studio Gallery, London
2000 Espace Sisley, Paris;
   Gallery & Company, Tokyo
2002 Galerie la Cymaise, Paris;
   The Osborne Studio Gallery, London
2003 Artis Group, Palm Beach
2004 Le Muse´e de Borda, Dax
   Artis Group, Palm Beach
   The Osborne Studio Gallery, London
2006 Artis Group, New York