Annie Clavel is a mixed media abstract artist whose work has been exhibited in France and in the US. She grew up in Paris, France, where she studied mathematics and computer science. She gained a master’s degree in both subjects and taught them at schools throughout France and Tunisia. She moved from France to Long Beach, California, in 2006. Once in the US, she created Les Jolis Trésors Art Gallery in Long Beach and managed it from 2009 to 2014, curating exhibitions, moderating art talks, and teaching art. She has had several solo exhibitions at Gallery 825, in Los Angeles, C Gallery on Broadway in Long Beach, OCCCA, Orange County Center for Contemporary Art in Santa Ana, LA Artcore in Los Angeles at The Loft in Paris.
She has organized an Artists Exchange between Paris and Los Angeles, with LA Artcore. Annie is chair of marketing and treasurer at OCCCA. She is an active member of Los Angeles Art Association – Gallery 825 and a board member of Women Painters West.
Her work is an exploration of the imaginary worlds through intuitions or sensations that she experiences while painting. she loves painting watercolors on YUPO and mixed media on canvas.