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Philippe Pasqua

Born in: 1965

France

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Biography

Born in Grasse, France in 1965, Philippe Pasqua is a self-taught painter.

He began painting at a very young age and found his bearings in figuration. A born portraitist. He alternates mediums and mixes drawing on paper, oil painting and sculpture.

Human being is the main focus of his research. His works have a surgical look. The models are analyzed and pared-down, he makes us a part of their intimacy. He plays around with oppositions, his paintings are a provocation. The vulnerable and gigantic, the sacred and the obscene, the visible and the concealed are his themes for painting. The tension is tangible and belongs to the artist, but not without remembering the works of Bacon.

Philipe Pasqua tackles various subversive subjects, with a desire to highlight the stigma in our society and confront them through our look. For this, he portrays prostitutes, the disabled with Trisomy 21 or blind people, but also transsexuals, all these people who are completely neglected in our society. The body and face of the people are marked with a certain visual violence, creating an aesthetic shock.

By disclosing what is usually repressed, Philipe Pasqua creates tension and shows the differences. He makes portraits on gigantic formats, turning the eye almost forcefully. His characters are imposing and strong, expression is more important than aesthetic. Color squirts on canvases underline the contrast between the tough and the refined.

One can feel the first references in the artist's dark work. Fascinated by fetishes and voodoo, we can catch a glimpse of these hints in his enigmatic figures. Today, he has a passion for skulls, he collects them and makes them a part of his art.

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  • Drawing Portrait

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  • Sculpture Bronze

  • Painting Oil

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Philippe Pasqua, Vanité violette aux papillons, Painting

Philippe Pasqua

Vanité violette aux papillons, 2010
15.7 x 11.8 x 0 inch
Painting

$3,937

Philippe Pasqua, Visage de Femme, Drawing

Philippe Pasqua

Visage de Femme, 2012
27.6 x 19.7 x 3.1 inch
Drawing

$4,306

Philippe Pasqua, Caphi, Print

Philippe Pasqua

Caphi, 2010
15.7 x 11.8 inch
Print

$738

Philippe Pasqua, Portrait, Painting

Philippe Pasqua

Portrait, 2010
78.7 x 59.1 x 3.9 inch
Painting

$15,995

Philippe Pasqua, Vanité, Sculpture

Philippe Pasqua

Vanité, 1998
70.9 x 15.7 x 15.7 inch
Sculpture

$30,760

Philippe Pasqua, Portrait, Painting

Philippe Pasqua

Portrait, 2010
28.7 x 25.2 x 1.2 inch
Painting

$22,763

Philippe Pasqua, Philippine, Painting

Philippe Pasqua

Philippine, 2010
15.7 x 11.8 x 3.9 inch
Painting

$3,691

Philippe Pasqua, Vanité bleue, Painting

Philippe Pasqua

Vanité bleue, 2010
15.7 x 11.8 x 0 inch
Painting

$3,187

Philippe Pasqua, Vanité aux papillons, Sculpture

Philippe Pasqua

Vanité aux papillons, 2011
76.4 x 15.7 x 19.7 inch
Sculpture

$16,611

Philippe Pasqua, Vanité aux papillons trois points, Painting

Philippe Pasqua

Vanité aux papillons trois points, 2010
15.7 x 11.8 x 0 inch
Painting

$3,937

Philippe Pasqua, Vanité rouge aux papillons, Painting

Philippe Pasqua

Vanité rouge aux papillons, 2010
15.7 x 11.8 x 0 inch
Painting

$3,937

Philippe Pasqua, Vanity, Painting

Philippe Pasqua

Vanity, 2016
14.6 x 10.6 x 2 inch
Painting

$16,611

Philippe Pasqua, Travesti dans un fauteuil rouge, Painting

Philippe Pasqua

Travesti dans un fauteuil rouge, 1997
23.6 x 19.3 x 0.4 inch
Painting

$3,814

Philippe Pasqua, Vanité jaune aux papillons, Painting

Philippe Pasqua

Vanité jaune aux papillons, 2010
15.7 x 11.8 x 0 inch
Painting

$3,937

Philippe Pasqua, Vanité aux papillons, Sculpture

Philippe Pasqua

Vanité aux papillons, 2016
19.7 x 19.7 x 23.6 inch
Sculpture

$43,064

Philippe Pasqua, Nu Allongé, Drawing

Philippe Pasqua

Nu Allongé, 1997
24 x 19.7 x 1.6 inch
Drawing

$4,799

Philippe Pasqua, Venus, Drawing

Philippe Pasqua

Venus, 1997
24 x 19.7 x 1.6 inch
Drawing

$4,306

Philippe Pasqua, Vanité aux papillons, Drawing

Philippe Pasqua

Vanité aux papillons, 2010
55.1 x 43.3 x 3.9 inch
Drawing

$15,995

Philippe Pasqua, Vanité aux papillons, Sculpture

Philippe Pasqua

Vanité aux papillons, 2016
8.7 x 18.9 x 18.9 inch
Sculpture

$23,378

Philippe Pasqua, Nu Féminin, Drawing

Philippe Pasqua

Nu Féminin, 1997
19.7 x 24 x 1.6 inch
Drawing

$5,414

Philippe Pasqua, Crâne II, Painting

Philippe Pasqua

Crâne II, 2012
36.2 x 28.7 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$14,765

Philippe Pasqua, Crâne, Painting

Philippe Pasqua

Crâne, 2012
36.2 x 28.7 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$14,765

Philippe Pasqua, Enfant, Drawing

Philippe Pasqua

Enfant, 2011
78.7 x 59.1 x 1.2 inch
Drawing

$24,608

Philippe Pasqua, Vanité, Painting

Philippe Pasqua

Vanité, 2012
45.7 x 35 x 1.2 inch
Painting

$24,608

Philippe Pasqua, Grande vanité rouge, Painting

Philippe Pasqua

Grande vanité rouge, 2010
86.6 x 70.9 x 1.6 inch
Painting

$61,274

Philippe Pasqua, Grande vanité aux papillons, Drawing

Philippe Pasqua

Grande vanité aux papillons, 2010
63 x 63 x 1.6 inch
Drawing

$30,637

Philippe Pasqua, Sans titre, Painting

Philippe Pasqua

Sans titre, 2010
78.7 x 63 x 1.6 inch
Painting

$49,093

Philippe Pasqua, Sans titre, Painting

Philippe Pasqua

Sans titre, 2010
59.1 x 55.1 x 1.2 inch
Painting

$49,093

Philippe Pasqua, Miroir, Painting

Philippe Pasqua

Miroir, 1999
43.7 x 31.9 x 1.6 inch
Painting

$15,872

Philippe Pasqua, Etude, Painting

Philippe Pasqua

Etude, 2011
28.7 x 23.6 inch
Painting

$21,163

Philippe Pasqua, Etude, Painting

Philippe Pasqua

Etude, 2011
28.7 x 23.6 inch
Painting

$21,163

Philippe Pasqua, Etude, Painting

Philippe Pasqua

Etude, 2011
45.7 x 35 inch
Painting

$36,912

Philippe Pasqua, Palimpseste, Painting

Philippe Pasqua

Palimpseste, 2010
39.4 x 27.6 inch
Painting

$15,995

Philippe Pasqua, Sans Titre, Painting

Philippe Pasqua

Sans Titre, 2011
28.7 x 23.6 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$14,765

Philippe Pasqua, Sans titre, Painting

Philippe Pasqua

Sans titre, 2011
28.7 x 21.3 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$14,765

Philippe Pasqua, Sans titre, Painting

Philippe Pasqua

Sans titre, 2011
28.7 x 21.3 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$14,765

Philippe Pasqua, Sans titre, Painting

Philippe Pasqua

Sans titre, 2010
28.7 x 21.3 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$14,765

Philippe Pasqua, Constance, Painting

Philippe Pasqua

Constance, 2011
78.7 x 59.1 x 1.2 inch
Painting

$61,521

Philippe Pasqua, L'oeil au beurre noir, Drawing

Philippe Pasqua

L'oeil au beurre noir, 1998
78.7 x 78.7 x 2 inch
Drawing

$20,917

Philippe Pasqua, Vanité, Painting

Philippe Pasqua

Vanité, 2010
43.3 x 31.5 inch
Painting

$11,800

Philippe Pasqua, Vanité aux papillons bleus, Sculpture

Philippe Pasqua

Vanité aux papillons bleus, 2015
76.8 x 15.7 x 19.7 inch
Sculpture

$20,302

Philippe Pasqua, Vanité aux papillons rouges, Print

Philippe Pasqua

Vanité aux papillons rouges, 2016
78.7 x 59.1 x 3.1 inch
Print

$22,147

Philippe Pasqua, Vanité aux papillons jaunes, Print

Philippe Pasqua

Vanité aux papillons jaunes, 2016
47.2 x 35.4 x 3.1 inch
Print

$15,380

Philippe Pasqua, Philipinne, Painting

Philippe Pasqua

Philipinne, 2011
15.7 x 11.8 x 0.4 inch
Painting

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Philippe Pasqua, Stephanie, Print

Philippe Pasqua

Stephanie, 2010
15.7 x 11.8 inch
Print

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Philippe Pasqua, Sans Titre, Print

Philippe Pasqua

Sans Titre, 2010
15.7 x 11.8 inch
Print

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Philippe Pasqua, Portrait, Painting

Philippe Pasqua

Portrait, 2010
28.7 x 21.3 x 1.2 inch
Painting

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Philippe Pasqua, Portrait, Painting

Philippe Pasqua

Portrait, 2018
51.2 x 39.4 x 1.2 inch
Painting

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Philippe Pasqua, Main NY97, Painting

Philippe Pasqua

Main NY97, 1997
24 x 18.9 x 2 inch
Painting

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Philippe Pasqua, Portrait, Painting

Philippe Pasqua

Portrait, 2015
85.4 x 59.1 x 1.2 inch
Painting

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Philippe Pasqua, Sans Titre, Print

Philippe Pasqua

Sans Titre, 2010
15.7 x 11.8 inch
Print

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Philippe Pasqua, Portrait, Painting

Philippe Pasqua

Portrait, 2018
51.2 x 39.4 x 1.2 inch
Painting

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Philippe Pasqua, Olivier, Sculpture

Philippe Pasqua

Olivier, 2016
58.3 x 52.4 x 37.4 inch
Sculpture

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Philippe Pasqua, Portrait huile sur toile, Painting

Philippe Pasqua

Portrait huile sur toile, 2010
28.7 x 21.3 x 1.2 inch
Painting

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Philippe Pasqua, Portrait huile sur toile, Painting

Philippe Pasqua

Portrait huile sur toile, 2010
28.7 x 23.6 x 1.2 inch
Painting

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Philippe Pasqua, Autoportrait, Drawing

Philippe Pasqua

Autoportrait, 2010
27.6 x 19.7 x 3.1 inch
Drawing

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Philippe Pasqua, Vanité aux papillons, Sculpture

Philippe Pasqua

Vanité aux papillons, 2011
8.7 x 18.9 x 18.9 inch
Sculpture

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Philippe Pasqua, John, Painting

Philippe Pasqua

John, 2014
63 x 94.5 x 3.1 inch
Painting

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Philippe Pasqua, Visage, Painting

Philippe Pasqua

Visage, 2011
36.2 x 28.7 x 3.1 inch
Painting

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Philippe Pasqua, Visage, Painting

Philippe Pasqua

Visage, 2012
43.3 x 35.4 x 2 inch
Painting

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