1st April 2021 in the wood of La Cambre (Belgium).
Neither love nor hate but a lot of revolt. I continue my fight with my stamps and my pencil.
Translation : “I don’t have enough to pay the illustrator.” “Don’t worry, I’m going to raise taxes.”
Illustration realized for the Kult Magazine exhibition in November 2018 in Liège. The illustration refers to student protests in France against the various Macron laws. Today, in 2020, have things really changed?
Easy word play but so cathartic.
This picture remained on the site’s homepage for several months. One way to push back the inevitable but the struggle continues.
During the collective exhibition of November at The Zone, realization of Emmanuel Macron’s portrait in pencil that was printed in several copies, each stamped by hand.
November 6th 2019, the opening of the collective exhibition at The Zone was the moment to experience the public’s capacity to rebel against the established power and their representatives. A gentle rebellion at the same time freindly and outlet whose act consisted to stamp the portrait of one or more Belgian and foreign political leaders. […]
Improbable marriage of Emmanuel Macron portrait’s printed in linocut on a yellow vest. From irony and diversion of meaning, much more for the politics of the current government, than the movement of yellow vests that I respect and I support. “En marche”, the title of the engraving, expresses a people marching towards their emancipation, claiming […]
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 […]
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 […]
Valentine’s Day: is love no more than a business?
2017 is the year of the presidential election in France. Here, a reminder of certain values such as: solidarity, sharing, mutual aid … Equality. This is a small sample of “All in balaclava” on the Solidarity Tax on Wealth.
“Guilty but not responsible”, 2016, Christine Lagarde. “Responsible but not guilty”, 1991, Georgina Dufoix. A few dates and a few faces to remember some “gaps”.
Find itself, share and exchange. Have we need a Christmas commercial party, this religious rite compulsory for all in Europe and somewhere else, of a unique date in the year to feel good in family and between friends?
New version with bearded men but the text stay in french (I need to improve my english before to make a good translation).