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Argentinian artist Norma Bessouet

Family Portrait, 2012

Family Portrait, 2012. Painting by Argentinian artist Norma Bessouet

Argentinian artist Norma Bessouet was born in Buenos Aires. The talented girl learned basic elements in painting and drawing in childhood. It was her mother who taught Norma first steps in art. Norma Bessouet studied at a Manuel Belgrano Fine art school (1964) and Prilidiano Pueyrredon Academia of Visual Art, from which she graduated in 1967. Five years later she traveled to London to study graphic arts at London University of Fine Arts on the British Council grant. Norma lives and works in New York and Buenos Aires. She is a permanent participant of solo and group exhibitions in art galleries and museums of Argentina, the United States, Venezuela, Brazil, Spain, Cuba, Uruguay, England, Sweden.

A Separate Reality, 2003

A Separate Reality, 2003

Let Me Remain Cryptic, 2005-06. Cosmic Order (Left), Allegory (Middle), Keeping the Great Secret (Right)

Let Me Remain Cryptic, 2005-06. Cosmic Order (Left), Allegory (Middle), Keeping the Great Secret (Right). Painting by Norma Bessouet

Allegory. Triptych center

Allegory. Triptych center

Cosmic Order. Triptych left

Cosmic Order. Triptych left

Keeping the Great Secret. Triptych right

Keeping the Great Secret. Triptych right

Anna's Portrait, 1989

Anna’s Portrait, 1989. Painting by Norma Bessouet

Imaginary Kingdom, 2002

Imaginary Kingdom, 2002. Painting by Norma Bessouet

La Casa de las Solitarias, 1999. From the series 'Memories'

La Casa de las Solitarias, 1999. From the series ‘Memories’. Painting by Norma Bessouet

Magic Glow, 1995. From the series 'Memories'

Magic Glow, 1995. From the series ‘Memories’. Painting by Norma Bessouet

The Breaking of the Spell, 2003

The Breaking of the Spell, 2003. Painting by Norma Bessouet

The Enebro Tree, 1994

The Enebro Tree, 1994. Painting by Argentinian artist Norma Bessouet

The Girl's Garden, 2003

The Girl’s Garden, 2003. Painting by Argentinian artist Norma Bessouet

The Guardian, 2006

The Guardian, 2006

The Lake, 2006

The Lake, 2006. Painting by Argentinian artist Norma Bessouet

The Play, 2002 - Detail

The Play, 2002 – Detail. Painting by Norma Bessouet

theworld8

theworld8. Painting by Argentinian artist Norma Bessouet

Venezia, 1999. From the series 'Memories'

Venezia, 1999. From the series ‘Memories’. Painting by Norma Bessouet

Where all Horizons Ends As I Sit, 1996. From the series 'Memories'

Where all Horizons Ends As I Sit, 1996. From the series ‘Memories’. Painting by Norma Bessouet

Winds of an Imaginary Night, 1995. From the series 'Memories'

Winds of an Imaginary Night, 1995. From the series ‘Memories’. Painting by Norma Bessouet

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