Tests of overlays on tracing paper.
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).
Everything is in the title. Since September 2018, I draw little. Autumn, winter and early spring, some drawings without conviction or link.
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Simplified version of an illustration originally made for Kult Magazine.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.