Catherine Maddens


Catherine Maddens was born in 1965 in Normandy in 1965, her youth is marked by the Impressionists, an artistic movement very appreciated by her father, amateur painter and sculptor, who transmits her love of painting to her. She lives in Paris. Licensed in clinical psychology, she first thinks of being an art therapist. She trained in Paris in graphics and exercises this profession 28 years, 16 of which being independent at the Maison des Artistes. Her vocation as an growing artist since adolescence has her painted as soon as her work allows her. She realized her dream from 2013, devoting herself exclusively to art. In order to share her love for abstract art, from 2012 to 2018, she gave collective less painting courses to adults, in order to accompany them to reconnect with their desire to create and the pleasure of painting. The essence of its artistic approach Catherine Maddens experiences different formats and materials to create transcendent, joyful and alive colored abstract spaces. She has always been passionate about the essence of color. She chose to invest in an abstract contemporary painting to give free rein to her powerful creative energy. She is still looking for this absolute freedom. She explores creative experiments infinitely to surpass herself. Passionate about modified states of consciousness, meditation, creation and healing processes. It channels this source energy to express the transcendent movements of life and its potential, and embark the spectators in a sensitive and spiritual experience. She is interested in the notions of quantum universe, shamanism, nature, and in the place of women in our societies. His inspirations: John M. Armleder, Olivier Debré, Willem de Kooning, Sam Gilliam, Katherina Grosse, Kim en Juong, Per Kirkeby, Jason Martin, Joan Mitchell, Gerhard Richter, Shozo Shimamoto, Pat Steir, Cy Twombly, Fabienne Verdier, Mary Verdier, Mary Verdier, Weatherford ...

Selected Works

Mouvances by Catherine Maddens


Paintings - 55x38 cm
Arizona Dream Light by Catherine Maddens

Arizona Dream Light

Paintings - 89x116 cm
Douceur Céleste by Catherine Maddens

Douceur Céleste

Paintings - 130x97 cm
Percées by Catherine Maddens


Paintings - 130x97 cm
 Big Bang Painting by Catherine Maddens

Big Bang Painting

Paintings - 130x162 cm
Roses by Catherine Maddens


Paintings - 46x38 cm
Crépuscule bleu by Catherine Maddens

Crépuscule bleu

Paintings - 195x130 cm
Cosmos by Catherine Maddens


Paintings - 146x114 cm
Saccade by Catherine Maddens


Paintings - 114x89 cm
Cercle Rouge by Catherine Maddens

Cercle Rouge

Paintings - 73x60 cm

Entre les Mondes

Paintings - 73x60 cm


Paintings - 116x81 cm


Paintings - 146x114 cm

Échappée bleue

Paintings - 150x150 cm

Au cœur du cœur

Paintings - 120x120 cm


Paintings - 130x130 cm


Paintings - 120x120 cm

Paysage organique

Paintings - 146x114 cm

Blue light

Paintings - 116x89 cm

Sans-tire I

Paintings - 150x120 cm

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