Roland Palmaerts is a Belgian artist working in Quebec and in Belgium. He was born October 4th 1953.
A graduate of both the Institut St Luc and of the Académie des Beaux Arts de Bruxelles, Palmaerts becomes a commando paratrooper before coming to Quebec in 1980 to work as a a graphic artist. He becomes a professional artist at the age of 28.
Although originally schooled as an oil painter, Roland Palmaerts is mostly recognized as a watercolour and acrylics artist. In fact, he is a well respected teacher of those disciplines in his native Belgium where he heads an art school.
Urban landscapes, pastoral scenes, musicians and other such subjects populate a body of work marked by colour and light. Of his favourite subjects Palmaerts says: ‘’If I dematerialise, I spiritualise’’.
A true international artist, Roland Palmaert’s work is in galleries across Canada, Europe and even in some Asian countries.
Other available paintings by Roland Palmaerts
Roland Palmaerts in the media
Available lithographs by Roland Palmaerts