Patrice Larue is a French artist born in Neuilly sur Seine in 1950. He studied at the Arts Décoratifs in Paris between 1970 and 1974. In 1985 he opened the illustration studio Bahamas, signing for 15 years prestigious advertising campaigns in France, Germany, Switzerland, Spain and the US. In 2000 Patrice Larue closed his firm and decided to dedicate himself entirely to painting.
Larue is best known for his close-up depictions of the female body that become abstract in the canvas. Patrice Larue separates the subject from its ordinary reality and endows it with a life of its own.
HAPPY ANNIVERSARY PLUS ONE GALLERYSeptember 2001 - September 2021 September 20, 2021This week Plus One Gallery is 20 years old! It is 20 years since we first opened our doors in Seymour Place on the 17th September 2001. What a tumultuous double decade it has been from the Twin Towers to Covid, but very definitely not all bad as much of the intervening 20 years have been enormously rewarding and exciting. So many things have changed beyond recognition in that time in all our lives generally and in the ART world as well. Almost incredibly Google had been founded only a...