with her portrait of Miroslav Vitous
|École des Beaux-Arts|
Rive Gauche Paris
Fran Venet was born in Paris. She studied at L'École Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts and St Martins School of Art.
Fran lived in Britain for 25 years, where she developed a style of photography and painting involving vibrant natural colours. For many years she photographed and painted the night life at Ronnie Scott's Jazz Club in London.
|Annie & Peter|
|Pee Wee Ellis|
Since returning to France in 2003, Fran concentrates on nature studies and abstracts. Fran teaches and works from her "atelier" (workshop) in the Saumurois village of Le Coudray-Macouard. She continues her regular exhibitions throughout the Département de Maine-et-Loire.
|Madagascan Traveller's Palm (detail)|
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