The Mystical-Surrealist Work of Artist Barbara Gothard is an Invitation to the Fantastic

With a lifelong passion for the arts, mystical-urrealist painter Barbara Gothard’s career has been in full force. Gothard has has shows both in the U.S. and internationally, her most recent being at the Galerie-Métanoïa in Paris. Based out of Palm Springs, California, Gothard’s work is reminiscent of Dali and De Chirico. One can also see influences byHieronymus Bosch and Magritte, with each piece representative of her imagination and her desert surroundings. Her environment is encapsulated in dream-like states, while subtle subjects offer viewers varying perspectives. Gothard’s surrealist style and bold paintings are opportunities to change your perspective and shift your focus, without moving an inch.From her time in school to her years traveling the globe, each endeavor influences Gothard’s career and takes her work to the next level. Barbara Gothard took time out for her busy schedule to tell JustLuxe about her pieces of the past, current projects and what we can see in the future.

Carly Zinderman

Carly Zinderman is a Senior Staff Writer for JustLuxe, based just outside of Los Angeles, CA. Since graduating from Occidental College with a degree in English and Comparative Literary Studies, she has written on a variety of topics for books, magazines and online publications, but loves fashion and style best. In her spare time, when she?s not writing, Carly enjoys watching old movies, reading an...(Read More)

Around the web