Essays for a little story (comic) without text. At the base of the project, a song: Tokyo Kiss by Arthur H. However, the story is too offbeat to illustrate the musical atmosphere of Arthur H. I think to do again the project for the song by impregnating more its atmosphere and to continue this story, […]
First stamp carving 10 × 6 cm, “stamped” in 40 copies in the format 14.5 x 11.5 cm. This stamp is the first of the series: “With Love”.
28 identical portraits, first in positive then negative, until the total wear of the carbon paper that served as a support, all contained in a white notebook Moleskine 9X14cm.This work was realized in 2017.
First test and therefore first version of “Pinocchio Pistol”, woodcut and preparatory sketch, made in 2018. A year ago already, but I intend to resume everything and work more regularly. Thanks to Fleur who brought me from Japan the ideal baren (frotton).
Work and order in progress. Work of a small notebook of stamps not like the others (collages and images of official Belgian stamps representing the various kings according to the times). I ordered my own stamps with the effigy of King Baudouin with balaclava via bpost (Belgian post). This order is in progress. NB: The […]
Everything is in the title. Since September 2018, I draw little. Autumn, winter and early spring, some drawings without conviction or link.
Old project which I try a revision and continuation of work. These drawings were made for the collective exhibition of La Zone (January 2019). Some imperfections and still some uncertainty but I prefer the minimalist style in comparison with the digital colorization test.
Different interpretations are possible through this simple but evocative drawing: nature / industry, destruction / construction, deforestation, urbanization, etc … I thought of it at the beginning for the Zone’s end-of-year exhibition (Liege) on the theme of the city. However, the illustration seems to me shifted to be understood immediately by the spectator. To see […]
While waiting for the finalization in color of “Madame Rêve”, a 16 pages comic inspired by Alain Bashung eponymous song, here is the first version of the first page.
After a black and withe version, here is a first colorized version.
May 30th, 2018 (day -1), submission of the nomination file for the Raymond Leblanc Award. Even if the project has maturing since a long time, the first pages are not always easy to realize as well as the cover which should be thought once the comic strip completed. It was the beginning and the continuous […]
Start of the comic book project: “The Shop”. “The Shop” is a resolutely optimistic comic. A dramatic comedy both cynical and burlesque where the joy of living outweighs the depression. The purpose of the story and its characters? Get out of the system to finally live! Here are the first four pages of the story (in […]
November 2011, New York, demonstration by Occupy Wall Street activists protesting inequality in America. Occupy Wall Street (OWS) is a peaceful protest movement denouncing the abuses of financial capitalism.
Illustration for the last special issue of Kult Magazine (48 FM). August 1968, Chicago, demonstration of the Yippie movement and American students against the Vietnam war at the Democratic Party Convention. Yippie or Youth International Party was an anti-authoritarian and libertarian political party created in the United States in 1967. From a photograph of Julian […]
Simplified version of an illustration originally made for Kult Magazine.
Mix between TetraPak etching and drawing in pencil, for a more accomplished realization.
Kiki, my friend, my protector and my greatest confidant. Sketch for etching on Tetra Pak.
On an air of Bashung, according to a dream, for a friend.
Printing dry-tip engraving on Tetra Pak until its wear. 40 copies of the same engraving, all different by the progressive wear of the support. Does art, like labor, liberate us? AR_ _ _T MACHT FREI: from ideal to alienation, from passion to economic necessities, from excellence to routine, repetition, production, again and again … until […]
According to a photo illustrating the death of Malraux. “The gesture” is perhaps the beginning of a series…
Ideas for etching. I hope soon.