bête noire

bête noire

Bête noire

Bête noire means “black beast” in French. The term is often used in reference to something or someone representing a source of torment. Years ago, the bête noire was a leitmotif in my drawings and paintings that gradually disappeared.

The beast is still there but he’s now in disguise.

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