Amal Barwell (b. 1976), French artist and illustrator, currently living in Fowey, Cornwall.
Amal studied art, graphic design and art history at the university of Strasbourg, specialising in book illustration. Passionate about primitive art she lived for some time in Brazzaville in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Producing a substantial body of work that was presented later in Basel, Switzerland. Today Amal still travels extensively and sails throughout the world, which is one of her principal sources of inspiration.
Amal’s landscape and portraits, graffiti and abstract impressions, aerosol and oil, collage and drawings, all find a place in her work, sometimes in one painting.