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Self-Portrait in the Belly of a Bird
Self-Portrait in the Belly of a Bird
Photography
2021

Jamie Romanet (b. Farmington, CT 1978) is an American painter living in France. She received a B.A in English and a B.A in Environmental Geography in 2000. A painter since childhood, after her undergraduate studies she decided to go to Florence, Italy were she obtained her Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Painting (2004). Her background includes apprenticing in New Orleans after hurricane Katrina as a painting restorer, and living and working in Paris, France for twelve years. Her work is a reflection of her interest in literature and poetry, the natural world, and other cultures. Her knowledge of art-history and the influences of her travels have all enriched her path as an artist. In 2016 Jamie decided to pursue her career full-time as a painter. Since, her paintings have been featured in numerous blogs and art magazines such as ArtMaze magazine, Creative Boom, I Like Your Work, among others. She has exhibited internationally in groups shows, and solo exhibitions include All the Hemispheres (2020) with Municipal Bonds Gallery, and Echo (2019) with Turn Gallery, New York, NY. Poetry by Jamie can be found online with Caesura Magazine and upcoming in print with Peripheries Journal (5). She is currently working on a collection to publish. She is represented by Municipal Bonds Gallery in San Francisco, California.