Marie Bathellier > Renouer / Reconnect
Marie Bathellier lives and blends into nature, thereby freeing her spirit, her work
Leaving the studio behind for walks and hikes.
The artist draws from the wild forces and materials. Mountain azalea wood, sun bleached bones, beech and arbutus branches, driftwood, stones, pebbles,
waterfall sandbeds, streams, volcanoes.
Collecting, gathering and working these materials allows to encapsulate in each work of art the originality of its unique shape and the beauty of the visited landscapes.
Weaved compositions, interlaced, threaded, propped, coated...
Work of art and displays spreading on walls, punctuating the floor or suspended in space, brisly, peaceful, mobile.
Desire to escape order, immutability, certainty. Appeal of the artist for the raw and soft beauties of nature, the production of energy and dizziness that
Suspended bridge partially painted of gradient colors of lakes and rivers, giants rosaries of vegetal waterfalls, Japanese steps basked in the sun, “my nights”, serie of sawdust canvas and night colored ashes, terrazzo painted straight on the floor
paths in situ...
Answering the call for adventure and wonder, reconnect with one’s primal side.