French artist Koralie - I likie.

Her current exhibition, titled Après la Pluie ("After the Rain"), can be seen at NYC's Joshua Liner Gallery.

In Après la Pluie, Koralie lets loose a torrent of colorful geishas, depicted in rainbow wall paintings, hanging scrolls, silkscreen works, and large paintings on canvas hung amid collage and other decoration. While inspired by Japanese visual culture, from thirteenth-century prints to contemporary Manga, the artist also incorporates an eclectic global menu of references, including African and English hairstyles, Russian dolls, Indian folklore, and wallpaper design.

Koralie lives and works in Montpellier, France. Learn more about Koralie at kogaylou.free.fr.

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Comment by Duc on June 30, 2008 at 8:40pm
i like how she gives life to the hair in these paintings. i am in love with the texturing!
Comment by rp {|} // .MrPresident___++ on June 30, 2008 at 8:36pm
Wow...Where can buy...these would look hot in my living room.
Comment by alice on June 30, 2008 at 1:33pm
beautiful! i love it! thanks for sharing!
Comment by Kara on June 30, 2008 at 12:39pm
Really awesome stuff
Comment by Eugene on June 30, 2008 at 12:03pm
love the colors and the OG theme
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