Transparences (pastel)


The present section gives a short description of the site's updates.

September 17, 2019

  • Introduction of the exhibited works by Claude in her last participation.
    (Galeries of characters and scenes of life)

August 15, 2017

  • Introduction of the exhibited works by Claude in her last participation.
    (Galeries of characters and scenes of life)

June 10, 2016

  • Introduction of the exhibited works by Claude in her last participation.
    (Galeries still lifes, portraits and scenes of life)

October 31, 2014

  • New galleries organization (Look at : Paintings)

June 15th, 2014

  • six new pastels paintings in the Gallery 16

July 11th, 2013

  • The french magazine "Artiste Magazine" issued july/august 2013 presents a Claudes's feature titled "Passion Pastel". Please see the page : "Papers".

June 17th, 2013

  • Nine new pastels paintings in the Gallery 15

June 14th, 2012

  • three new pastel paintings in the Gallery 14 

November 4th, 2011

  • Claude is recognized as a PSEC Master Pastellist during the 16th edition of « Les Pastellistes » International Exhibition.

    William Hosner, Horace Champagne and Claude 
    during the ceremony of MP title given.

  •     On the occasion of the ceremony, Claude receives the diploma of Master Pastellist PSEC.

August 29th, 2011

  • three new pastel paintings in the Gallery 14 

June 13th, 2011

  • Five new pastel paintings in the Gallery 14 

April 08th, 2011

  • the magazine "Pastelagram" of the  Pastel Society of America, propose a Claude's feature. See the page  "Paper"

November 18th, 2010 

  • Forecast of publishing in December, 2010 of a Claude's book, entitled : " Une envie de pastel ". Refer to the section : Claude's book for details.

November 15th, 2010 

  • Four new paintings are introduced in the gallery 13.

September 25th, 2010 

  • In the #94 of the magazine "Pratique des Art" (Special- 15 years), Claude presents Patrick Bechtold a friend pastelist. You can find also some advices of studio arrangements by Claude.

September 4th, 2010 

  • Claude won the Ringwood Manor Association Award  in the PSA Exhibition (NY 2010) with the pastel painting "the small plaits"

September 1st, 2010 

  • Thanks to the "Pratique des Arts" magazine, you can access the article of the pastel Claude's work, in pdf format. Please look at the "Papers" page.

June 19th, 2010 

  • The french magazine "Pratique des Arts" (special pastel - june 2010) presents an article of the pastel Claude's work.

June 16th, 2010 

  • Five new paintings are introduced in the gallery 13.

January 7th, 2010 

  • "You'll find an illuminating interview with French pastelist Claude Texier in the February 2010 issue of Pastel Journal"
    (see "Papers")

June 7th, 2009 

October 10th, 2008 

  • A new gallery is put on line (Gallery 12) with ten new paintings. Those paintings are exhibited at the Isle-Adam town exhibition. The exhibition take place from october 11th until october 26th, 2008.

September 18th, 2008 

  • Claude will be the guest of honour of the Autumn exhibition of L'isle-Adam city in France (95290). Around 12 new pastels will be exhibited there. Those new paintings will be introduced on site after the opening of the exhibition.

July 28th, 2008 

  • Four new pastels are introduced in the gallery 8 and gallery 11 

June 19th, 2008 

  • 25 Claude's pastels will be exhibited, during the "Prebendale" Pastel Exhibition in Saint-Pol-de-Léon (29250 : Brittany). The exhibition will take place from july 5th until september 28th, 2008.

November 24th, 2007

  • Changes in some galleries. Extention of the gallery_10 and opening of the gallery_11 to show paintings exhibited at the "GALERIE 6 de Dijon" from november 23th until december 16th, 2007.
    18 new pastels are introduced on site.

September 19th, 2007

March 27th, 2007

  • A new gallery with 5 new paintings : gallery #10

January 7th, 2007

  • The #18 french "Plaisir de Peindre" magazine presents an interview of Claude. See the Paper page for a picture of the cover.

December 18th, 2006

  • Five new pastels are introduced in the gallery 8 and the gallery 9

November 18th, 2006

  • The #71 french "Pratique des Arts" magazine presents a feature about a Claude pastel painting. See the Paper page for a picture of the cover.

May 24th, 2006

  • 14 news paintings added in the Gallery 8  
    A new step by step : "Secondhand goods" in 5 steps.

February 23th, 2006

  • Just out (in Europe) of the International Artist magazine where you can find a Claude article : "Beware of systematic repetition". See Papers.

February 7th, 2006

  • Update of the "Step by Step" page. There are now 3 "Step by step". 

 January 2006

  • Just out : "The Art of Pastel" book
    (A collection of pastels by 102 artists of the world)

April 6th,  2005

  • Site update with two galleries. The paintings of the two new galleries were exhibited at : "Saint Pierre les Nemours" and "Mennecy" exhibitions. Claude was the guest ot honour of the Mennecy exhibition..

January 15th, 2004

  • Update of the exhibition page. Claude will be a guest ot honour at the Mennecy exhibition in march 2005. With respect to the organization people of the exhibition, no new pastels of Claude will be shown in the present site before the end of the exhibition.

December 05th, 2004

  • A "Step by Step" pastel show is added, from the beginning (drawings) to the last touche.

April 29th, 2004

  • A new gallery is added (Gallery 5)

march 09th, 2004

  • New dispating of paintings (four galleries)

February 10th,  2004

  •  New paintings are added in the first gallery

January 31st,  2004

  • A new painting in the gallery (see recent work at right) 

October 31st,  2003

  • You can find two pastels of David Garrison in the "some friends" section.

October 6th,  2003

  • Claude won an Award at  the 31th PSA Exhibition (NY) for the Old watering-cans pastel.

September 1st,  2003

July 11th, 2003

  • A new home for the artist!

March 1st, 2001

  • Site's publishing.


Cover of the Claude's book
(Out of print edition)


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