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.

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  • Pierre Louis Riche

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

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

    IN LOVE/ Richej215
    36 x 48 ″ Acrylic on canvas
  • Pierre Louis Riche

    Richej154
    8 x 10 ″ Acrylic on canvas
  • Pierre Louis Riche

    Richej199
    8 x 10 ″ Acrylic on canvas
  • Pierre Louis Riche

    Richej192
    8 x 10 ″ Acrylic on canvas
  • Pierre Louis Riche

    Richej186
    8.5 x 10 ″ Acrylic on canvas
  • Pierre Louis Riche

    Richej184
    8.5 x 10.5 ″ Acrylic on canvas
  • Pierre Louis Riche

    Richej183
    10 x 10 ″ Acrylic on canvas
  • Pierre Louis Riche

    Richej181
    7.5 x 10.5 ″ Acrylic on canvas
  • Pierre Louis Riche

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

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

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

    COUPLE1WOMAN / Richej172
    8.5 x 10 ″ Acrylic on canvas
  • Pierre Louis Riche

    Richej171
    8.5 x 10 ″ Acrylic on canvas
  • Pierre Louis Riche

    Richej170
    8 x 10 ″ Acrylic on canvas
  • Pierre Louis Riche

    Richej169
    8 x 10 ″ Acrylic on canvas
  • Pierre Louis Riche

    Richej167
    8 x 10 ″ Acrylic on canvas
  • Pierre Louis Riche

    Richej165
    8 x 10 ″ Acrylic on canvas
  • Pierre Louis Riche

    Richej164
    8 x 10 ″ Acrylic on canvas