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BIOGRAPHY

Ekiem is a French freelance artist and graphic designer born near the Parisian suburbs.

At an early stage in his career, he developed a keen interest in creative visuals. His style revolves around simplicity, stemming from clear and molded lines, mixing bold colors, repeated patterns and often using type processing. He is constantly searching for new visual combinations and works with a vast array of materials.

Ekiem is a versatile and hard-working visual artist, he has to his credit collaborations with companies and brands of all horizons.Alongside his commercial work as designer, Ekiem has exhibited artwork in Paris,Geneva, New York, Singapore...

Ekiem est un artiste et designer freelance Français né dans la banlieue proche de Paris.

Très tôt il développe un intérêt pour l’image et adopte un langage visuel simple à base de lignes nettes et stylisées, mêlant couleurs franches, motifs répétitifs et souvent traitements typographiques. En perpétuelle recherche de nouvelles combinaisons graphiques, il travaille sur une pluralité de supports.

Artiste visuel polyvalent et appliqué, il a à son actif des collaborations avec des sociétés et marques de tous horizons. Parallèlement à son travail studio de designer, Ekiem a exposé ses œuvres à Paris,Genève, New York, Singapour...

@ekiemone

 

EXHIBITIONS

L’ ART CHERCHE Bis | Group show @ HPL de Saint Etienne (Saint Etienne, FRANCE, 2018)

12 X 12  | Group show @ the Stockroom gallery (Melbourne, AUSTRALIA, 2018)

EXPO INTERNACIONAL DE STICKERS  | Group show @ Skinny Gallery (Bogota, COLOMBIA, 2018)

PLAYGROUND  | Solo show @ Palais de Justice de Lyon (Lyon, FRANCE, 2018)

RETROSPECTIVE OPINEL SERIES  | Group show @ Musée Opinel (Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne, FRANCE, 2018)

MAISON DE VENTES AUX ENCHERES  | Group show @ Palais SVV (Saint Etienne, FRANCE, 2018)

L’ ART CHERCHE III | Group show @ Sodipièces,(Andrézieux-Bouthéon, FRANCE, 2018)

CLUTERED | Group show @ Clutter Gallery (Beacon, New York, USA, 2018)

STENCIBILITY | Group show @ Clutter Gallery (Tartu, ESTONIA, 2018)

ODYSEE RETOUR FESTIVAL | Group show @ Galerie Art By Friends (Annecy, FRANCE, 2018)

ANTI | Group show @ AntiCafé (Lyon, FRANCE, 2018)

FACE TO FACE  | Duo show @ Supernoir (Geneve, SWITZERLAND, 2018)

TOME PA' QUE PEGUE X BOGOTÁ ROUND 2  | Group show @ Elcandelario (Bogota, COLOMBIA, 2018)

FIST  | Group show @ La Mèche (Toulouse, FRANCE, 2018)

STREET ART ET URBAN ART | Group show @ Hôtel des ventes (Mantes-la-jolie, FRANCE, 2017)

PRINTS ZOO | Group show @ Galerie Art By Friends (Annecy, FRANCE, 2017)

OPINEL SERIES | Group show @ Galerie Art By Friends (Annecy, FRANCE, 2017)

OUT FOR FAME | Group show @ La Bellevilloise (Paris, FRANCE, 2017)

PROYECTO ENSAMBLE Mr. Rabbit | Group show @ |OKK| - Organ kritischer Kunst (Berlin, GERMANY, 2017)

BEAUX DÉGÂTS / Déambule Festival | Live Painting @ Promenade Du Thiou (Annecy, FRANCE, 2017)

RENDEZ-VOUS HIP-HOP | Live painting @ Sergent Blandan (Lyon, FRANCE, 2017)

L’ ART CHERCHE II | Group show @ Sodipièces,(Andrézieux-Bouthéon, FRANCE, 2017)

X-MAS MARKET | Group show @ Grafalgar (Strasbourg, FRANCE, 2016)

PROYECTO ENSAMBLE Mr. Rabbit | Group show @ Galería Cité (Santiago, CHILE, 2016)

OUT FOR FAME | Group show @ La taverne Gutemberg (Lyon, FRANCE, 2016)

STICKY SITUATION DENVER | Group show @ EXDO Event Center (Denver, USA, 2016)

GRAFFITI JAM DE LA COOP | Live show @ La Coop - Port Du Rhin (Strasbourg, FRANCE, 2016)

OVERSIZED & UNDERPRICED V | Group show @ The Sticker Museum (Berlin, GERMANY, 2016)

L’ ART CHERCHE | Group show @ Sodipièces, (Andrézieux-Bouthéon, FRANCE, 2016)

FOREVER NEVERLAND | Evoker Solo show @ GoodLife (Boston, MA, USA, 2016)

MIX CITY | Live show @ Villeurbanne (Lyon, FRANCE, 2016)

LET'S GO | Group show @ Django Reinhardt (Strasbourg, FRANCE, 2016)

NL CONTEST | Live show @ Skatepark de la rotonde (Strasbourg, FRANCE, 2016)

STUDIO GOLD | Group show @ Myplasticheart (New York, USA, 2016)

WELCOME TO THE JUNGLE | Group show @ PopArtiserie (Strasbourg, FRANCE, 2016)

PLOP! Tribute Art Show | Group show @ Puma Lab Centro Cultural Gam (Santiago, CHILE, 2015)

BLOCK PARTY | Contretemps | Live show @ Espace Malraux (Strasbourg, FRANCE, 2015)

GRAFFITI ART FAIR | Group show @ DMC (Mulhouse, FRANCE, 2015)

THRASHIN' | Group show @ Myplasticheart (New York, USA, 2015)

FREAK ME OUT | Group show @ Obliq Gallery (Paris, FRANCE, 2014)

IMPRE§IONS | Group show @ Enjoyted Gallery (Lyon, FRANCE, 2014)

EVERYWHERE AYGO - Toyota Europe | Live show @ Le Mondial de l'Automobile (Paris, FRANCE, 2014)

POP MY BIKE - Grolsch | Live show @ Le Sucre (Lyon, FRANCE, 2014)

STICKERBOMB - SKULLS LAUNCH | Group show @ Kult3D Gallery (SINGAPORE, 2014)

PÖMZ & FRIENDS | Group show @ Galerie Sans Titre 42 (Lyon, FRANCE, 2014)

BEAUX DÉGÂTS | Live show @ Nahual Gallery (Lyon, FRANCE, 2014)

FREAK ME OUT | Group show @ Artbyfriends (Annecy, FRANCE, 2014)

PÖMZ & FRIENDS PAYE SON EXTRA | Group show @ le Fargo (Lyon, FRANCE, 2014)

INFLUENCES | Live show @ L'Imaginarium (Lyon, FRANCE, 2014)

BANDE DE SAUVAGES | Group show @ Obliq Gallery (Paris, FRANCE, 2014)

MONSTER PARTY | Group show @ Ugly Gallery (New Bedfort MA,USA 2013)

IN WALL WE TRUST | Group show @ Palazzo Montevergine Corso Giacomo Matteotti (Airola, ITALY, 2013)

VÉNUS IV SPACEJUNK | Group show @ Maison du Rhône (Lyon, FRANCE, 2013)

PÖMZ & FRIENDS | Group show @ Pömz & Friends | Galerie d'Art Ephémère (Lyon, FRANCE, 2013)

HELLO MY NAME IS SHOW | Group show (Sydney, AUSTRALIA, 2013)

EXTRA SONORE | Live show (Lyon, FRANCE, 2013)

HANNABARBERIAN | Group show @ Myplasticheart (New York, USA, 2013)

EBOUELLE CONTEST 8 | Live show @ Les Gets (FRANCE, 2013)

DO NOT CROSS OR BUFF | Group show @ GPRV (ITALY, 2013)

SÉRIGRAPHIES | Solo show @ Les lunettes de Marius (Lyon, FRANCE, 2012)

SÉRIGRAPHIES | Solo show @ Dope (Lyon, FRANCE, 2012)

VÉNUS III SPACEJUNK | Group show @ Le Tonkin (Lyon, FRANCE, 2012)

EXTRA SONORE | Live show (Lyon, FRANCE, 2012)

DROP 2 | Group show @ Les Docks (Lausanne, SWITZERLAND, 2012)

INTERNATIONAL ADHESIVE EXPO | Group show @ The Baitshop (Toronto, USA, 2011)

THE PLACE TO BE ! | Group show @ Galerie des Terreaux (Lyon, FRANCE, 2011)

FIRST FRIDAY | Group show @ Stoneworks Studios (Ventura CA, USA, 2010)

CUSTOM SKATEDECK | Live show @ Life can't wait club (Lyon, FRANCE, 2010)

READY MAD | Group show @ L'atelier des p'tits papiers (Lyon, FRANCE, 2010)

LIVE CREATIVE WORKSHOP | Live show @ Eurexpo (Lyon, FRANCE, 2009)

LIEBLINGS EMPIRE | Group show @ Club Centrum Erfurt (Erfurt, GERMANY, 2009)

LAPIN QBIQ COLORZ | Group show @ Enter Your Name (Lille, 2008)

PLASTIQMIX 4 | Group show @ L'atelier Mastiq (Lyon, FRANCE, 2008)

ROUGE ET BLANC | Group show @ XO (Grenoble, FRANCE, 2007)

 

featured in

Opinel’s Series (2018)

Skate Surf & Art [Monsa] (2017)
Stickerbomb 3 [Laurence King Publishing] (2016)
Stickerbomb XL [Laurence King Publishing] (2013)
Exciting world of pattern [Zeixs] (2010)
Sticker 2 [Gestalten]
WUW magazine
Edtn. magazine
Kiblind #16
Photocopillage #3

 

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