Laurent was born and raised in Paris, France. He received his Masters of Fine Arts from the National Superior Decorative Art School in Paris in 1997 and his Bachelor of Fine
Arts from the National Fine Art School in Lyon in 1992.
      Laurent lives in Palm Beach, Florida.
He's in the collection of
-Former Chairman of 20th Century Fox
-Former Chairman of Disney Studios
-Former Chairman and CEO of Univision 
-Co-founder of A&M Records
-Former Chairman and CEO of Warner Bros, Los Angeles Dodgers
-Former Chairman of Kiehl's
-President of the POLO Association of Santa Barbara 
-Founding Member of Creative Artists Agency
-Founder of Trust Company of the West
-President of the Herb Ritts Foundation
      His paintings are collected by many celebrities such as Carole Bayer Sager, Yvette Mimieux Ruby, Ben Crenshaw, Raymond Floyd, Jon Peters, Don Rickles...
     


Works And Exhibitions

1997  Solo show, Chamalieres, France
           Solo show Gallery Art Service, Paris, France

1998  Solo show, Aix-en Provence, France

1999  Solo show Gallery Art Service, Paris, France
           Solo show Gallery des Chevaliers, Saint-Paul de Vence, France
           Solo show Bartley Grew Gallery, London UK

2000  Solo show Gallery Art Service, Paris, France
           Solo show, City of Vichy, France

2002  Solo show, City of Vichy, France

2003  “Paul Harris New World Pioneer”, Comic Book, Rotary International

2005  Group show, Grey Mc Gear Gallery, Los Angeles, USA
           Group show Gallery One, San Francisco, USA

2006  Solo show Tumble and Tea Salon, Berkeley, USA

2007  Group show Grey Mc Gear Gallery, Los Angeles, USA
           Solo show Gallery Lawrence Asher, Los Angeles, USA

2009  Three person show, LA Art House Gallery, Beverly Hills, USA

2010  Solo show Soho Gallery, Studio City, USA
           Red Dot Miami, Bruce Lurie Gallery, USA

2011  Two person show, LA Art House Gallery, Beverly Hills, USA
           Red Dot Miami, Bruce Lurie Gallery, USA
           Solo show Soho Gallery, Studio City, USA
           Hampton Art Fair, USA

2012  Red Dot Miami, Bruce Lurie Gallery, USA
           Solo show Soho Gallery, Studio City, USA
           San Francisco Art Fair, USA

2013  Solo show Bruce Lurie Gallery, Los Angeles, USA
           Hampton Art Fair, USA
           Group show Gallery on Fifth, Naples, USA

2014  Group show Gallery on Fifth, Naples, USA
           Solo show Lahaina Gallery, Palm Beach, USA

2015  Coconut Grove Gallery, Miami
           The Englishman Gallery, London, Naples
            Jeanne Chilshom Gallery, Palm Beach
            Solo Show, World Trade Gallery, NYC
            Solo Show Clermont-Ferrand, France
            Group Show, Bonita Springs Art Center
            Group show, “What lies beneath”, Art Center Sarasota

2016   55 Bellechasse Gallery, Paris, France
            Group Show, Art Wynwood, Scope NYC, Boca raton, Art Paris...
            Group show Gallery 38, Paris
            Bonita Springs Center of the Art, group show
            Fresh Cookies 1: ANIMAL INSTINCT, Jamm's project, Miami
            Group show La galerie 38 Paris

2017   Solo Show Alliance Sarasota
            Solo Show Gallery 55 Paris





Awards



1994   1st Prize City of Vernon , France
            Prix des Libraires, Sierre, Swisstzerland

1995   Prix of the City of Paris, France

1996   1st prize “Artistes d’Auvergne”, France
            Grand Prix du Salon des Peintres Militaires, Lyon, France

1997    Prize, Salon d’Auvergne, France
             Prix de Peinture su Salon National des Peintres Militaires, Paris, France
             Prix Jean Aujame, Paris, France

1998    Graduated Ensad -National Superior Decorative Art School

1999    Grand Prix International of Aix-en-Provence

2008    1st Prize, “Salon des Peintres Militaires”, France

2014     Public Prize, Chalk art festival of Naples, Fl

2015     1st Prize, Bonita Springs Center of the Arts, FL
              Best of Show, UAC, SW Florida Annual Juried Exhibition, Naples, FL
              2nd Place award, What lies beneath, Sarasota Art Center

2016     Best of show Alliance of the Arts, Fort Myers
              First Award, Sydney and Bern Davis Center, Fort Myers


Public collections

Guide Dogs for the Blinds, Bay Area, CA
Museum of American History, Philadelphia, Pa
COMLE, Foreign Legion, France
1er Regiment Etranger d'Infanterie, Foreign Legion, Aubagne, France
6eme Regiment de Cuirassiers, Olivet, France
92eme RI, Clermont-Ferrand, France
Musee de Murol, France
Rotary International, Chicago, USA
Church of Chamalieres, France
City of Vernon , France