Agathe Toman is a 30 year old French, Austrian & Czech artist, painter, drawer, photographe and she writes poetry. Agathe lives between Paris and Biarritz.
She entered at a young age the prestigious french parisian fashion school named Ecole de la Chambre Syndicale de la Couture Parisienne. After graduating she worked for luxury brands such as Yves Saint Laurent and Yoji Yamamoto.
4 years ago, Agathe Toman felt that it was high time to dedicate herself full time to her artistic creations.
Following a dozen of chosen exhibitions between Biarritz and Paris, as a solo artist or even in collaboration with other talented artists, she exhibited last Spring at the Paris contemporary drawing fair, DDessin and at the ART PARIS ART FAIR at the Grand Palais, represented by LN Gallery.
Since December 2019, Agathe is officially represented by the French art gallery Anne Claire Simon
Today, Agathe Toman is selling her art works throughout the world. She is also building strong collaborations with Brands such as Vans, Ernest Wall Paper Paris, Valley Eyewear, Marilyn Manson…
The colour Black is the essence of her art. Paintings made of pure black pigments, blended with acrylic paint and inks, each one offers an outstanding intensity along with her mesmerizing drawings she creates with a simple Bic Biropen. These are the writings she uses.
Her art is an abstract language which is the component part of her universe, enriched today by her poetry.
Each one of her poems corresponds to a piece of her artwork, united within 4 different series:
‘The Fluids’ _ ‘The Love’ _ ‘The Voids’ _ ‘The Thoughts’
The black is absorbing the white, the white absorbs the black, this distinction is not clear-cut and the spectator can interpret : the last lights of something that will disappear or an appearance possibly, a promise of brightness …