“My life is my playground now!” states French born artist Valérie Carmet. In her New-York studio Valérie creates incredibly complex composition from a palette of her own …
In her inspirational Pop Art collection “ToyBox: not intended for small children” series the artist recreates famous Pop culture figures using their miniature vintage & collectibles or new toys. She began this series to reflect on her own childhood and realised the importance “play” had in our lives and the psychological effect it had and continues to have on us as adults.
Valerie Carmet, based in New York City, designs beautiful, complex and joyful public and private spaces.
One of a kind interior art collectibles create a unique and unmatched atmosphere for the home. Using a combination of ancient and cutting-edge techniques, Valerie uses vintage and esoteric materials including mosaic tiles, stained glass, ceramics, and even discarded toys to create original works that provoke conversation and engage the senses. Each piece is a meticulous and singular creation, striking the observer by its originality and attaining a point of “living” status among the owner’s environment.