Contemporary art and local tradition: when art invades the walls and streets of the world city, we get WALL DRAWINGS Icônes urbaines.
“Globe Painter” Julien Malland alias Seth invites 10 artists that he has worked with all over the world: Charley Case (Belgium), Jaz (Argentina), Kid Kréol & Boogie (Réunion), Addam Yekutieli aka Know Hope (Israel), Reko Rennie (Australia), Saner (Mexico), Teck (Ukraine), Elliot Tupac (Peru) and Wenna (China).
An alternative history in which Wall Drawing becomes urban icon!
CURATORS: JULIEN MALLAND AND HERVE PERDRIOLLE
After a 9-month journey around the world in 2003, Julien Malland alias Seth printed the book Globe-Painter (awarded the jury’s special prize at the Travel Book Festival, Clermont-Ferrand 2007) and also made a series of programs for Canal+ (Les nouveaux explorateurs). For many years, art critic, collector, gallerist and exhibition curator Hervé Perdriolle has presented works blending the traditional and the contemporary, particularly works from the Indian sub-continent, in which he is a renowned specialist.
With the support of Ministère de la Culture et de la Communication.