Tétreault, Pierre-Léon

Pierre-Léon Tétreault was born in 1947. After a short stay at l’École des Beaux-Arts of Montreal, he opened his own studio in 1969. Avid traveler, he travels around the world, inspired by various cultures in the realization of his own work. He travelled first in Europe and then in Japan, where he did an internship at the workshop of Gaston Petit. After that internship, he travelled through the USA, Mexico, South America (Colombia, Venezuela, Guatemala, Uruguay, Ecuador, Argentina etc.), Africa (Togo, Senegal, Mali, Congo etc.) Asia South-East, (Thailand, Myanmar, Cambodia, Indonesia etc.).

He moved to Costa Rica’ paradise in 1999, where he now lives permanently.


Le retour espéré

Le retour espéré, 2012, mixed media on paper mounted on canvas, 76 x 56 cm

Territoire d’immersion tropicale

Territoire d'immersion tropicale, 1999, mixed media on paper, 76 x 56 cm

Tétro Sans titre

Sans titre, 2012, acrylic on canvas, 56 x 56 cm

Allégresse nomade

Allégresse nomade, 1998, silkscreen, 48 x 48 cm


Floraison, 1996, woodcut, 76 x 56 cm

Jazz sans frontières

Jazz sans frontières, 1998, silkscreen, 48 x 48 cm

Ça jazze en grand

Ça jazze en grand, 1998, silkscreen, 48 x 56 cm

Gazouillement de l’au-de-là

Gazouillement de l'au-de-là, 2013 Mixed techniques on paper, 30" x 22"

Le chant du Haiku

Le chant du Haiku, 2013 Mixed techniques on paper, 30" x 22"

Volée à l’emporte-pièce

Volée à l'emporte-pièce, 2012 Mixed techniques on paper, 30" x 22"