This Curacao painter’s works is an outpouring of her being and her philosophy and embodies all the warmth and spirit of her native land and mighty personality.
Welcome to the art of Jean Girigori, one of the leading painters of the ‘magic arc’ of the Caribbean.
The artwork of the painter Jean Girigori (1948) is an extension of her being. She is warmhearted, has an ebullient personality and is deeply involved with her fellowman. Her conversations are about social justice, women’s rights, injustice done to children and the unification of the Caribbean people. Jean’s remarkable talent is evident not only in her mastery of color and brushwork, but also in her ability to penetrate to the core of the matter she wishes to portray. Working always in accordance with the mood that triggered off her inspiration, Jean is ready to express her innermost feelings. For a very good reason they call her the ‘Painter of the Magic Arc of the Caribbean’.
Jean Girigori’s highly sought after work is displayed at the United Nations, The Embassy of the Netherlands in Washington, and is exhibited in museums and galleries accross Europe, Latin America, the Caribbean and the United States. This Curacao painter’s works is an outpouring of her being and her philosophy and embodies all the warmth and spirit of her native land and mighty personality. You are invited to enjoy these works and explore with Jean the themes, symbols, images and colors that make up the 500 year history and contemporary life of the Caribbean.
Enjoy this extraordinary journey into the vibrant land of the imagination and spirit.
We hope that you will find the painting that speaks directly to your heart and soul and will bring joy to you