JEAN-PIERRE ROUSSEAU (J. P. ROUSSEAU) (Listed French, b. 1939). "Train Station", 1997, 27" x 31-1/2" acrylic, oil and mixed media on canvas, signed/dated lower left. Gallery label on the back has a price of $7,100! Patrons of the artist were Prince Rainier and Princess Grace of Monaco! CONDITION: Excellent, any white on edges would be covered by a frame.
As an artist, Jean-Pierre Rousseau is especially highly regarded in Italy, where he is being honored at this writing (in 2017) with the creation of a Museum in Venice, dedicated to his works.
JEAN-PIERRE ROUSSEAU — Awards & Career Notes
1958 Invited to the International Art Festival of Villefranche sur Mer, France.
Received Second Prize of “Vox Populi.”
1958 First Special Exhibition of Lekkerkerk, Holland.
1958 Group Exhibition of UNESCO in Holten, The Netherlands.
1959 One-man show at the Galerie Rauch in Monte Carlo, The Principality
1959 Invited to the UNESCO Exhibition on “The Sea and Its Painters” at
the Oceanographic Museum of the Principality of Monaco.
1961 Participation in the CNMAIAP Exhibition of Monaco. Received First Prize
for Painting of the Second International Salon Bosio of Monte Carlo —
presided over by His Highness Prince Rainier of Monaco.
1961 One-man show at the House of Youth in Tebessa, Algiers.
1962 Participation in a group exhibition in Dublin, Ireland.
1962 One-man show at the Galerie Saint Antoine in Cannes, France.
1962 Received First Prize for Painting from UNESCO, at the Third International
Salon Bosio of Monte Carlo.
1963 Study trip and group exhibition in Spain.
1963 Participation in a group exhibition at the Galerie RAUCH in Monte Carlo.
1963 Invited to the Fall Salon of Lyon, France
1964 Received the Award for Young Hope, in Lyon, France.
1964 One-man show in Belluno, Italy.
1965 Invited to the International Art Exhibition of Monte Carlo.
1966 Received the First Prize of Europe at the International Art Exchange in
New York City.
1966 One-man show at the Plaza of Nice, France
1966 One-man show at LE BRETON in Mane, France.
1966-67 One-man show at Bernardi International Gallery of Washington, D.C.
Under the patronage of His Highness Prince Rainier and Princess Grace
1967 One-man show at the Galerie Rauch of Monte Carlo.
1968 One-man show at the Atrium of the Monte Carlo Casino.
1968 One-man show in Nantes, France.
1968 One-man show in Lyon, France.
1968 Exhibited at the Galerie de Arte Marguez in Buenos Aires, Argentina
(sponsored by the Exclusive Artists of the Bernardi International
Gallery of Washington, D.C. – EEUU).
1969 One-man show at the Atrium of the Monte Carlo Casino.
1969 Exhibition and lectures about JPR’s World Tour (TWA), at the “Round
Table” of Monte Carlo.
1969 One-man show in Chicago.
1969 One-man show at Galerie Karsenty of Monaco.
1969 First Prize for Painting – TWA Art Award of TransWorld Airlines’
1969 JPR on TWA / TransWorld Airlines World Tour.
1969 One-man show in Athens, Greece.
1969 One-man show in Tel Aviv, Israel.
1969 One-man show in Bombay, India.
1969 One-man show in Colombo, Ceylon.
1969 One-man show in Bangkok, Thailand
1969 One-man show in Hong-Kong.
1969 One-man show in Los Angeles, California.
1970 One-man show in Nice, France.
1970 One-man show in Bruxelles, Belgium, a the Galerie Christian Hals,
under the patronage of His Highness Prince Rainier and Princess Grace of Monaco, with the presence of Princess Paola of Belgium.
1971 One-man show at l’Etable de Beausoleil, France.
1971 One-man show at the Galerie Karsenty of Monaco.
1971 One-man show at the Villa Morwenna in Cap d’Ail, France.
1971 One-man show in la Baule, France.
1972 One-man show in l’Etable de Beausoleil, France.
1972-73 One-man show at the Galerie Karsenty in Monaco.
1973 One-man show at l’Etable de Beausoleil, France.
1974 One-man show at l’Etable de Beausoleil, France.
1974 One-man show in Rome, Italy.
1974 One-man show at the Place Vendome, in Paris, France.
1975 One-man show in Milano, Italy.
1978 Received the Oscar of Monte Carlo of Milano, Italy, for JPR’s collected
works (pour l’ensemble de son oeuvre.)
1978 One-man show at FLASHMAN’s of Monte Carlo
1981 Exhibition at Kobé (Port Island), Japan.
1981 One-man show at Melun, France.
1981 Exhibition at the Artists’ Rendezvous Quai Antoine the First,
1982 One-man show and retrospective at the Palais de L’Europe
in Menton, France.
1982-83 One-man show in Melun, France.
1983 One-man show in Lons le Saunier, France.
1983 One-man show in Lannemezan, France
1985 One-man show in Lons le Saunier, France.
1986 One-man show at the Galerie Valera in Lannemezan, France.
1987 One-man show at the Municipal Gallery Renoir, at the Theatre of
Old Nice. Presided over by Mr. Jacques Medecin, Mayor of Nice, and the
Municipal Council of the city of Nice, France.
1988 One-man show in Santa Giustina, Italy. Presentation of JPR’s 14 paintings depicting the Stations of the Cross—donated by the artist to the Church of Paderno, Italy.
1988 Inauguration of JPR’s paintings of the Stations of the Cross, on the
occasion of their installation in the Church of Paderno—in the presence of
the Bishop of Beluno, Italy.
1990 Exhibition at the Fitness Caraibes in Saint Martin, Virgin Islands.
1990 One-man show in Gavroche de Nantes, France.
1990 One-man show at the Galerie Pictural of Monte Carlo, Monaco.
1992 One-man show at the Maison de Mandrin in Brioude, France.
1992 Exhibition at the Galerie du Métropole in Monte Carlo.
1992 Exhibtion at the First Salon of Prestige of the Chaise Dieu Académie
Artistique du Lys Académie Européenne et Internationale des Beaux
Arts, in Barbizon, France.
1993 One-man show at CIL ELLES in Monte Carlo, Monaco.
1993 Exhibited at the Second Salon of Prestige of the La Chaise Dieu, under the high patronage of Mr. Valéry Giscard d’Esteing—and received the
Award of Académie Artistique du Lys Hommage á Jean-Pierre
1993 One-man show at the Galerie La Lithographie of Bandol, France.
1994 One-man show at Antic Deco in Nice, France.
1994 Exhibited by invitation from the Salon Académie Artistique of Lys á La Chaise Dieu, Salon de Prestige.
1994 One-man show in Cognac, France.
1995 Participated in the exposition “Women of Venus” in the Salle Marcel
PAGNOL, in Bandol, France.
1995 Invited to (exhibit at) the Salon de l’Académie Artistique du Lys Salon de
Prestige á La Chaise Dieu (in Barbizon, France)
1995 One-man show in Monte Carlo at the gallery of the Association of Young
Monegasques at the Galerie du Métropole, under the patronage of His
Serene Highness Prince Rainier III of Monaco.
1996 Exhibited on the occasion of the 15th Anniversary of Salons of Prestige of
the Académie Artistique du Lys. Presetantion of the guests of honor of
previous Salons exhibitions—in Barbizon, France.
1997 Exhibited (another rendition of?) 14 paintings of the Stations of the Cross in the Church of Saint Nicolas, for the Espace Culturel Fra Angelico
Monaco, under the patronage of His Serene Highness, Prince Rainier III of
Monaco. Exhibition ran through January and February of 1997.
1997 Exhibited 14 paintings of the Stations of the Cross and donated them to
the Church of Costa Rica—under the patronage of the Ambassador of
France and director of the Alliance Française. Presented to Monseñor
Román Arrieta Villalobos, archbishop of San José, Costa Rica.
1997 One-man show at Galeria Melia Carriari of San José, Costa Rica.
1998 Participated as a judge in an exhibition about The Dance, at the National
Theatre of San José, Costa Rica—under the high patronage of His Serene
Highness Prince Rainier III of Monaco.
2003 – 2010 Several one-man exhibitions at Galleria Jan in La Jolla, CA
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