French, lives & works in Hong Kong.
Born in France in 1975, after studying at Beaux-Arts in Rennes (France) and architecture/ product design at Camondo in Paris, Nicolas left to travel for almost a year all around Asia.
2001 , Nicolas stopped in Singapore where he opened a creative studio/showroom, doing art direction for brands and hosting exhibitions (such as ChinArt town, where he had his first solo show).
He became afterwards creative director of a famous French luxury brand which sent him to Tokyo, Japan, in 2008.
His second solo exhibition “the state I am in” was hosted in the Chanel building in Tokyo, in 2012.
After 5 years in Japan, he moved to Hong Kong, still as an creative director, and also own an independent music label in China.
In 2016, he teamed up with photographer Vanessa Franklin to present a collaborative project “Lives & works in Hong Kong” , a series of portraits mixing photography and ink.
2017. Shanghai. ArtCN gallery welcomes his first solo show in China : “Land(e)scapes”, an invitation through blue ink sceneries of mental travels.
Nicolas works mostly with ink, on paper, using objects (kimono, Japanese wooden shoes, mahjong dices, stamps, ink rollers, wood blocks…) .
LANDSCAPE 68 / HONG KONG / 2018
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