Louise Belcourt Creates Virtual Landscapes With Simple Shapes, Colors

 - Dec 31, 2009   Updated: Aug 10 2011
References: louisebelcourt.net
Artist Louise Belcourt has taken simple colors, formed simple shapes, and created complex visual art that is a treat for the eye. Each image gives the sense of depth and space, even though all of the images are painted on a flat canvas.

The blocks in the foreground of each piece are what create that depth. Louise Belcourt has been featured in The New York Times and Time Out. She's definitely an artist to watch.

Implications - While Louise Belcourt typically works on her artwork in an outdoor environment, she has to continue to try out new spaces to create her masterpieces. Through using the rural countryside of Canada, this artist finds ways to further just how beautiful her natural surroundings are. The Earth truly is Louise Belcourt's canvas.