Laurent Dareau was born and raised in Paris, France.
He started his journey as an artist very young and initially wrote and illustrated comic books, but soon found his true passion for portraits.
He received his Masters of Painting from the National Superior Decorative Art School in Paris and his formal training from the National Fine Art School in Lyon.
Laurent came to the United States in 2004 with his family. He now lives and works between Palm Beach, New York, and Los Angeles. He currently is working on his own series and accepting commission portraits.
As a premier painter in the art world, Laurent is committed to delivering pieces that are second to none.
Laurent has a passion for art that has allowed him to become an expert in the field, which fuels his continuing knowledge.
Over the years, Laurent has consistently grown the credibility for his talents through numerous prizes and awards.