La Petite Fille à la Pastèque

1984, 23 x 30 cm / 9.1 x 11.8 inches
Oil on Wood

Les Oranges de la Punaruu

1985, 65 x 50 cm / 25.6 x 19.7 inches
Oil on Canvas

Nuku Hiva

1985, 50 x 65 cm / 19.7 x 25.6 inches
Oil on Wood

Maitai Roa Roa

1985, 91 x 73 cm / 35.8 x 28.7 inches
Oil on Canvas

La Conscience et l'Ego

1986, 50 x 60 cm / 19.7 x 23.6 inches
Oil on Wood

La Bringue (Punu puatoro)

1985, 50 x 60 cm / 19.7 x 25.6 inches
Oil on Wood

Choisir sa Vie

1985, 50 x 60 cm / 19.7 x 25.6 inches
Oil on Wood

Vive la Vie

1985, 92 x 73 cm / 36.2 x 28.7 inches
Oil on Wood

I really loved to experiment the naive technique in Polynesia. It resembled the way these open, generous and warm people used to live. Pure as children.

We can feel the peacefulness in the "here and now" philosophy of their traditions. Everything became a divine moment of happiness...Carpediem At this moment I was so lucky to meet the famous explorer Paul-Emile Victor, my childhood Hero, it was a great surprise to share an exhibition at the Vaimantic Gallery, Center Vaima in Papeete.