Pierre Louis Riche

Pierre Louis Riche

  • Biography

    Riche was born in Cap Haitien in October 1954. His parents were farmers. He stayed in school until he graduated from high school.
    At the age of 20, Riche began to paint He worked with Philome Obin and, at first, only painted historical scenes.
    As he continued painting fat people, mostly women, sometimes wearing jewelry and sometimes nudes, began to fill his canvases.
    Many people compared his work to Fernando Botero. Riche says that he had never seen any work
    by Botero until people pointed out the similarities in their work.
    Many galleries in Europe, Latin America, the States, and Japan have a permanent exhibit of his works.
    He is appreciated by art collectors around the world who instantly fall in love with
    his funny but serious fat people.
    He currently lives in Christ-Roi in Port-au-Prince with his wife and his five children.

Showing 1–20 of 66 artworks

  • Pierre Louis Riche

    Richej224
    12.5 x 16 ″ Acrylic on canvas
  • Pierre Louis Riche

    Richej175
    9 x 10.5 ″ Acrylic on canvas
  • Pierre Louis Riche

    Richej114
    24 x 36 ″ Acrylic on canvas
  • Pierre Louis Riche

    Richej137
    6 x 10 ″ Acrylic on canvas
  • Pierre Louis Riche

    New Artwork
    8 x 10 ″ Acrylic on canvas
  • Pierre Louis Riche

    Richej203
    20 x 24 ″ Acrylic on canvas
  • Pierre Louis Riche

    Richej161
    8 x 10 ″ Acrylic on canvas
  • Pierre Louis Riche

    Richej225
    16 x 20 ″ Acrylic on canvas
  • Pierre Louis Riche

    Richej178
    9 x 11 ″ Acrylic on canvas
  • Pierre Louis Riche

    Richej120
    16 x 20 ″ Acrylic on canvas
  • Pierre Louis Riche

    Richej138
    8 x 10 ″ Acrylic on canvas
  • Pierre Louis Riche

    Richecpmiacouple
    8 x 10 x 2 ″ acrylic on board
  • Pierre Louis Riche

    Richej206
    8 x 10 ″ Acrylic on canvas
  • Pierre Louis Riche

    Richej162
    8 x 10 ″ Acrylic on canvas
  • Pierre Louis Riche

    Richej226
    8 x 10 ″ Acrylic on canvas
  • Pierre Louis Riche

    Richej179
    9 x 10 ″ Acrylic on canvas
  • Pierre Louis Riche

    Richej121
    16 x 20 ″ Acrylic on canvas
  • Pierre Louis Riche

    COUPLE / Richej139
    8 x 10 ″ Acrylic on canvas
  • Pierre Louis Riche

    Richej207
    8 x 10 ″ Acrylic on canvas
  • Pierre Louis Riche

    Richej163
    8 x 10 ″ Acrylic on canvas