Jean-Baptiste Bernadet

  • , Untitled (Fugue - Screen IV), 2018
    Oil on canvas - 6 parts : 190 x 85 x 5 cm
    190 x 510 x 5 cm
    74 3/4 x 200 3/4 x 2 inches
  • Sans titre (Basse Allemande), 2017
    Oil on canvas
    120 x 108 cm
    47 1/4 x 42 1/2 inches
  • Sans titre (Pas la nuit encore mais presque), 2017
    Oil on canvas
    140 x 126 cm
    55 1/8 x 49 5/8 inches
  • Sans titre (Or - au couchant), 2017
    Oil on canvas
    29 x 25 cm
    11 3/8 x 9 7/8 inches
  • Sans titre (La descente aux flambeaux), 2017
    Oil on canvas
    100 x 90 cm
    39 3/8 x 35 3/8 inches
  • Sans titre (Baonzaï), 2017
    Oil on canvas
    56 x 48 cm
    22 x 18 7/8 inches
  • Sans titre (Condensation du jour), 2017
    Oil on canvas
    180 x 162 cm
    70 7/8 x 63 3/4 inches
  • Sans titre (Un or interne, terrestre et ancien), 2017
    Oil on canvas
    160 x 144 cm
    63 x 56 3/4 inches
  • Sans titre (Les Parfums Lourds), 2017
    Oil on canvas
    235 x 216 cm
    92 1/2 x 85 inches
  • Sans titre (Coupe), 2017
    Oil on canvas
    56 x 48 cm
    22 x 18 7/8 inches
  • Sans titre (A l’entour), 2017
    Oil on canvas
    180 x 162 cm
    70 7/8 x 63 3/4 inches
  • Sans titre (Au Soir), 2017
    Oil on canvas
    80 x 70 cm
    31 1/2 x 27 1/2 inches
  • Sans titre (Temps Gris), 2016
    Oil on canvas
    205 x 290 cm
    80 3/4 x 114 1/8 inches
  • Sans titre (Dehors), 2017
    Oil on canvas
    130 x 120 cm
    51 1/8 x 47 1/4 inches
  • Sans titre (Le grand amour), 2017
    Oil on canvas
    160 x 144 cm
    63 x 56 3/4 inches
  • Sans titre (La forêt), 2017
    Oil on canvas
    45 x 39 cm
    17 3/4 x 15 3/8 inches
  • Sans titre (Contrejour), 2017
    Oil on canvas
    180 x 162 cm
    70 7/8 x 63 3/4 inches
  • Sans titre (Les Remontées Mécaniques), 2017
    Oil on canvas
    130 x 120 cm
    51 1/8 x 47 1/4 inches
  • Sans titre (L’air de rien), 2017
    Oil on canvas
    150 x 130 cm
    59 x 51 1/8 inches
  • Sans titre (Peinture bretonne), 2017
    Oil on canvas
    80 x 72 cm
    31 1/2 x 28 3/8 inches
  • Sans titre (Writ In Water), 2017
    Oil on canvas
    175 x 275 cm
    68 7/8 x 108 1/4 inches
  • Sans titre (Des Anémones pour M.P.), 2017
    Oil on canvas
    35 x 30 cm
    13 3/4 x 11 3/4 inches
  • Sans titre (L’heure d’été), 2017
    Oil on canvas
    120 x 108 cm
    47 1/4 x 42 1/2 inches
  • , Untitled (Sign), 2016
    Glazed lava stone
    80 x 80 cm
    31 1/2 x 31 1/2 inches
  • , Untitled (Sign), 2016
    Glazed lava stone
    80 x 80 cm
    31 1/2 x 31 1/2 inches
  • , Untitled (Sign), 2016
    Glazed lava stone
    80 x 80 cm
    31 1/2 x 31 1/2 inches
  • , Untitled (Sign), 2016
    Glazed lava stone
    80 x 80 cm
    31 1/2 x 31 1/2 inches
  • , Untitled (Day for Night VII), 2016
    Oil and acrylic on canvas
    205 x 290 cm
    80 3/4 x 114 1/8 inches
  • , Untitled (Day for Night V), 2016
    Oil and acrylic on canvas
    205 x 290 cm
    80 3/4 x 114 1/8 inches
  • , Untitled (Day for Night II), 2016
    Oil and acrylic on canvas
    205 x 290 cm
    80 3/4 x 114 1/8 inches
  • , Untitled (Day for Night III), 2016
    Oil and acrylic on canvas
    205 x 290 cm
    80 3/4 x 114 1/8 inches
  • , Untitled (Day for Night I), 2016
    Oil and acrylic on canvas
    205 x 290 cm
    80 3/4 x 114 1/8 inches
  • , Untitled (Fugue 2016-01), 2016
    Oil and cold wax on canvas
    216 x 194,5 cm
    85 x 76 5/8 inches
  • , Untitled (Fugue 2016-16), 2016
    Oil and cold wax on canvas
    216 x 194,5 cm
    85 x 76 5/8 inches
  • , Untitled (Fugue 2016-02), 2016
    Oil and cold wax on canvas
    216 x 194,5 cm
    85 x 76 5/8 inches
  • , Untitled (Fugue 2016-03), 2016
    Oil and cold wax on canvas
    216 x 194,5 cm
    85 x 76 5/8 inches
  • , Untitled (Fugue 2016-07), 2016
    Oil and cold wax on canvas
    216 x 194,5 cm
    85 x 76 5/8 inches
  • , Untitled (Fugue 2016-09), 2016
    Oil and cold wax on canvas
    216 x 194,5 cm
    85 x 76 5/8 inches
  • , Untitled (Fugue 2016-11), 2016
    Oil and cold wax on canvas
    216 x 194,5 cm
    85 x 76 5/8 inches
  • , Untitled (Fugue 2016-12), 2016
    Oil and cold wax on canvas
    216 x 194,5 cm
    85 x 76 5/8 inches
  • , Untitled (Fugue 2016-17), 2016
    Oil and cold wax on canvas
    216 x 194,5 cm
    85 x 76 5/8 inches
  • , Untitled (Fugue 2016-14), 2016
    Oil and cold wax on canvas
    216 x 194,5 cm
    85 x 76 5/8 inches
  • , Untitled (Fugue 2016-08), 2016
    Oil and cold wax on canvas
    216 x 194,5 cm
    85 x 76 5/8 inches
  • , Untitled (Fugue 2016-10), 2016
    Oil and cold wax on canvas
    216 x 194,5 cm
    85 x 76 5/8 inches
  • , Untitled (Grey Matters LA-AR-08), 2015
    Oil on palette paper, Perspex frame
    31,5 x 41,5 cm
    12 3/8 x 16 3/8 inches
  • , Untitled (Grey Matters LA-AR-05), 2015
    Oil on palette paper, Perspex frame
    31,5 x 41,5 cm
    12 3/8 x 16 3/8 inches
  • , Untitled (Grey Matters LA-AR-04), 2015
    Oil on palette paper, Perspex frame
    31,5 x 41,5 cm
    12 3/8 x 16 3/8 inches
  • , Untitled (Grey Matters LA-AR-03), 2015
    Oil on palette paper, Perspex frame
    31,5 x 41,5 cm
    12 3/8 x 16 3/8 inches
  • , Untitled (Grey Matters LA-AR-06), 2015
    Oil on palette paper, Perspex frame
    31,5 x 41,5 cm
    12 3/8 x 16 3/8 inches
  • , Untitled (Black Paintings), 2016
    Oil on canvas, artist’s frame (4 paintings 100 x 150 cm)
  • , Untitled (Black Paintings), 2016
    Oil on canvas, artist’s frame (4 paintings 100 x 150 cm)
  • , Untitled (Black Paintings), 2016
    Oil on canvas, artist’s frame (4 paintings 100 x 150 cm)
  • , Untitled (Black Paintings), 2016
    Oil on canvas, artist’s frame (4 paintings 100 x 150 cm)
  • , Untitled (Vetiver III), 2014
    Oil and cold wax on canvas
    200 x 180 cm
  • , Untitled (Vetiver IV), 2014
    Oil and cold wax on canvas
    200 x 180 cm
  • , Untitled (Contrejour I), 2015
    Oil and cold wax on canvas
    201 x 181 cm
    79 1/8 x 71 1/4 inches
  • , Untitled (Contrejour II), 2015
    Oil and cold wax on canvas
    201 x 181 cm
    79 1/8 x 71 1/4 inches
  • , Untitled (Contrejour III), 2015
    Oil and cold wax on canvas
    201 x 181 cm
    79 1/8 x 71 1/4 inches
  • , Untitled (Contrejour IV), 2015
    Oil and cold wax on canvas
    201 x 181 cm
    79 1/8 x 71 1/4 inches
  • , Untitled (Vetiver XXIV), 2015
    Oil on canvas
    236 x 211 cm
    92 7/8 x 83 1/8 inches
  • , Untitled (Vetiver XXV), 2015
    Oil on canvas
    236 x 211 cm
    92 7/8 x 83 1/8 inches
  • , Untitled (Vetiver XXVI), 2015
    Oil on canvas
    236 x 211 cm
    92 7/8 x 83 1/8 inches
  • , Untitled (Sign), 2019
    Glazed lava stone
    100 x 100 x 2,5 cm
    39 3/8 x 39 3/8 x 1 Inches
  • , Untitled (Sign), 2019
    Glazed lava stone
    100 x 100 x 2,5 cm
    39 3/8 x 39 3/8 x 1 Inches
  • , Untitled (Sign), 2019
    Glazed lava stone
    100 x 100 x 2,5 cm
    39 3/8 x 39 3/8 x 1 Inches
  • , Untitled (Sign), 2019
    Glazed lava stone
    100 x 100 x 2,5 cm
    39 3/8 x 39 3/8 x 1 Inches
  • , Untitled (Sign), 2019
    Glazed lava stone
    100 x 100 x 2,5 cm
    39 3/8 x 39 3/8 x 1 Inches
  • , Untitled (Sign), 2019
    Glazed lava stone
    100 x 100 x 2,5 cm
    39 3/8 x 39 3/8 x 1 Inches
  • , Untitled (Sign), 2019
    Glazed lava stone
    100 x 100 x 2,5 cm
    39 3/8 x 39 3/8 x 1 Inches
  • , Untitled (Sign), 2019
    Glazed lava stone
    100 x 100 x 2,5 cm
    39 3/8 x 39 3/8 x 1 Inches
  • , Untitled (Sign), 2019
    Glazed lava stone
    100 x 100 x 2,5 cm
    39 3/8 x 39 3/8 x 1 Inches
  • , Untitled (Sign), 2019
    Glazed lava stone
    100 x 100 x 2,5 cm
    39 3/8 x 39 3/8 x 1 Inches

An exceptional colorist, Jean-Baptiste Bernadet constructs atmospheric worlds in his paintings, where nature, sensation, and the psyche are front and center. In a carefully constructed in-between zone bounded by abstraction and landscape painting, his incandescent oranges, full, candid purples, sulfurous yellows, faded pale greens, and deep grays produce worlds where a landscape, its unique memory, and the imagination interact, directed by the eye and the mind. In Jean- Baptiste Bernadet’s work, the act of looking, which is both transitory and continual, melancholic and elated, joins feeling, which is here envisioned as a series of emotions, a patchwork of romantic recollections and introspections, whirling perceptions inspired by the passage of time. In his intimate relationship to memory and his deep desire to transcend linear time, the work of Jean-Baptiste Bernadet is similar to the Proustian spirit. Ultimately, the purpose of his painting is painting itself, all the while giving viewers the freedom of projecting their own experiences onto the surface.


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