• Artist : Maryse Casol
• Sennelier Oil on Cotton Canvas
• Canvas : Bambino Gianfrancesco
• 30" x 36" - 77 cm x 92 cm
• Signed Casol at the bottom right
• Made in Canada
• Studio photo of the artwork : Daniel Charpentier
• Photos of the Sofitel art exhibition : Denis Boisvert
• Photos of the 2009 ad campaign : Jonathan Abenhaim
• Studio photos of the Casol silk scarf : Noriko Emen and Mickaël Casol
Dance on the music of the violon with your painting Hiver à Paris by artist Maryse Casol!
Painted by Maryse Casol in 2006, using Sennelier oil made in Paris, France at 3 Quai Voltaire facing the Louvre (painting of choice by the greatest artists since 1887, such as Degas, Cézanne and Picasso) , on a custom cotton canvas, mounted on a frame in linden wood made by Bambino Gianfrancesco, owner of Les Cadres et Moulures Majestic, one of the best Italian artisans in the world.
Graduate from the Istituto Tecnico Settore Tecnologico school in Campobasso, Mr. Bambino was also a Track and Field Champion in Italy in the 1960s before coming to Canada!
From January 15 to March 1st, 2018, the painting Hiver à Paris was exhibited in the lobby of the Sofitel Hotel Montreal, part of the Maryse Casol Enchanted Forest art exhibition, highlighting the paintings of the artist in time : a symphony of colours, inspiring to voyage, and to the philosophy!
The Casol family had the honour to receive the presence of Rosina Bucci and Antonio Diverdis, both artists and professionals in the cinema and music industry. Thank you also to our friend Marc Pichot, director of the hotel, and to all the Sofitel family for your great service and for this wonderful opportunity!
In November 2013, the Google office in Paris contacted Maryse Casol to invite her to be part of their new Google Open Gallery, an online destination, where art fans can discover and see the works by famous artists with a new powerful zoom technology. A month later, the Hiver à Paris painting by Maryse Casol was featured at the Google Open Gallery, now known as the Google Arts and Culture Institute.
On May 22, 2009, the Hiver à Paris silk scarf, made from the painting, is part of the Maryse Casol launch party of the Casol silk scarves at the famous Time Supper Club in Montreal, Canada, with a photoshoot and film making of the campaign Je Suis Une Fauve, a fashion show of the Carré Casol, a Samba dance extravaganza, and party with house music and R&B, vodka and chocolate cake!
December 3, 2009 - Bordeaux, France, Hiver à Paris is part of 12 Maryse Casol paintings selected to be part of a new digital puzzle games by Philippe Chevalier on Oneplayer.com, the largest online media for puzzle games! Relax and learn art by playing the new Maryse Casol puzzles!
In February 2008, Hiver à Paris is printed, part of the Casol square silk scarf collection made in Lyon, France by Bianchini-Férier, also known as Brochier Soieries, the silk leading firm around the world since 1890. Bianchini were the first ones to work with famous artists such as Dufy, Picasso and Klimt on silk scarf collections. Soon after the launch, the Carré Casol was offered for sale for you at the new boutique on marysecasol.com, and exhibited at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts boutique in August, 2008. Thank you to your support, le Carré Casol has been bought worldwide, from Los Angeles to Tokyo!
To promote the scarves, Mickael Casol, and his soon to be wife Noriko Emen, then traveled to New York City in March to have interviews with the media, and to the different art events of the moment (The Armory Show, Christies, Sothebys, Phillips), but also to Paris and Monaco to meet with buyers, and to the UAE for meetings in Abu Dhabi, and to host a conference at the Esmod French Fashion University in Dubai.
2006 was a great year! Maryse Casol, challenged by her son Mickael to paint a new theme, different from her landscapes and still lives, created a new collection honouring music. In total, 5 new paintings were created from her home in Canada, including: Melodia Gitana, Hiver à Paris, Violon Éternel, Caresses and Murmure de Cithare. Why was 2006 great to you?!
Famous for Giving You Summer All Year Around! Maryse Casol liberates you in a constant Joie de Vivre, with vibrant colours, exotic landscapes, blazing still lives and neo-abstract paintings, inspired from the generous sun of the South of France, numerous journeys around the world, and the different cultures of it's people.
On a second, and deeper level, experience freedom with Maryse Casol by discovering the theory of fine arts, conjugated with concepts of philosophy such as life, wisdom and transcendence.
Enjoy pure spaces, simplicity of the form, greatness of the colour, and iconography, offering you moments of joy and peace, perfect to create modernity and a warm boldness, in your home, office or museum!
Born in Libourne, France in 1957, of Italian father and French mother, Maryse Casol always wanted to discover the world, which she did and came back with treasures, art that will be given from our children, to their children, in a tradition that was embraced many centuries ago.
May 22, 2009
On the Friday May 22, 2009, Maryse Casol launched her new collection of women silk scarves at the Time Supper Club in Montreal, Canada, with a photoshoot and film making of the campaign Je Suis Une Fauve, a fashion show of the Carré Casol, a Samba dance extravaganza, and party with house music and R&B, vodka and chocolate cake!
Made at Brochier Soieries in Lyon, France using the Maryse Casol paintings Melodia Gitana, Hiver à Paris, Fado Romantique and Été Indien, the scarves came to life thank you to models Michèle Lafricain, Gabriela, Cynthia Desrochers and Tamara Singer.