You are looking at the page Artist statement | Eric Bourdon, French painter on the website Eric Bourdon, French artist painter | Gallery, in the category About the artist. Artist statement of French contemporary artist painter Eric Bourdon. Creating life and meaning with found or improvised lines... The game consists in extracting from the chaos of intersecting lines the most expressive characters possible. It's like imagining fantastic creatures in the clouds or inkblots (pareidolia).