“Gérard Fournier's sculpture takes in consideration the natural geometry of the forms he composes with. Glass and rock are sensibly allied, allowing to enjoy contrasts, lightness and power, opacity and transparency to end in a sensation of weightlessness. At the same time sober when the block is neither cut nor polished, and precious when the mass is worked again and polished. Gérard Fournier's hand makes discreet and in every case we note a search for balance, for measure and obligatorily, letting show through an internal light... "
Born in 1948 in Rodez
Paints since the end of the 60s.
Practises the line-engraving from 1976 till 1986.
Under the influence of the engraving and the environment on which he lives, works the schist starts creating sculpture.Read more
Musée de Conches
Musée du verre, Carmaux
Fondation Datris, L’Isle sur la Sorgue
United States of America
Scottsdale Museum, Arizona
Mobile Museum, Alabama
Musée de Bamberg, GermanyRead more