Nicole Bottet was born in Pontoise/France in 1942. She studied at the Ecole de Beaux Arts in Paris. Since 1973 she participated in a lot of exhibitions and had many solo exhibitions in France, Germany, Netherlands, Austria, Japan and Switzerland. A lot of museums show the work of Nicole Bottet. She lifes and works in France. Very important for her work is the use of color. Gold and silver in particular, have a special meaning in her pictures. The nature morte is a prominent motif in her pictures.