"Sensitized by the subtle nuances and clever lighting, ASTRID SPECHT is inspired by all the spontaneities offered by nature and by an imagination which seems to be without constraints of time and space. Totally located at the opposite end of this expressionism which developed in troubled periods at the beginning of the century and in reaction to Impressionism where the color is strident and the "moods" rather dramatic, Astrid Specht gives an unprecedented symbolic and expressive power to personalized colors that she distributes in sonorous areas mixed with light and punctuated by graphic tensions.


This neo-expressionist approach is revealing of a naturalistic mysticism which translates personal reactions with a strong emotional and plastic intensity ...... "Expert: Luc-Elysé SERRAF