artist & someone a bit like you
* 1979 and currently living in bordeaux, france

lighthearted and friendly human being - engaging in creative activities and social environments

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TRUTH IS A PATHLESS LAND
j. krishnamurti

// as an artist and maker : : my work is the reflection of fortunate encounters and meaningful exchange with the living and material world -

touched by beauty and driven by curiosity, my practice is a matter of existence, a vector towards some sort of realization, a way of sharing - and a source of happiness : : da kine sunburnt concrete poetry

creative research and artistic practice
2013- ongoing ... la réserve bienvenue - art space, bordeaux, france -- https://www.facebook.com/lareservebienvenue/
2009-13... artist in residence at : la fabrique pola, bordeaux, france -- http://www.pola.fr

sparking sociocultural and educational projects
presently working for ... apeb - association pour une éducation buissonnière, bordeaux, france -- http://www.apeb33.com/
2015-2017 ... centre d’animation et social st-pierre, bordeaux, france -- http://www.acaqb.fr

studied visual communications, graphic design and printmaking - and recently sociocultural project-management
2015/17 ... dejeps - ceméa aquitaine, bordeaux, france -- https://www.cemea-aquitaine.fr/
2006/07 ... rhode island school of design, providence, ri, united states -- http://www.risd.edu
2000-04 ... university of applied sciences, augsburg, germany -- http://www.fh-augsburg.de/gestaltung
2002/03 ... university of hawai‘i, honolulu, hawai‘i -- http://www.hawaii.edu/art/

worked as an employed and freelance corporate communications designer
2006 ... zeichen & wunder kommunikations & designagentur, münchen, germany -- http://www.zeichenundwunder.de
2005 ... opx design studio, london, united kingdom -- http://www.opx.co.uk

practiced printmaking in various printmaking studios
2009-13 … l'insoleuse, screenprinting studio at the fabrique pola, bordeaux, france -- http://www.insoleuseserigraphie.com/
2009 ... nagasawa art park; awaji city, japan -- http://www.endeavor.or.jp/nap/
2007/08 ... bbk druckwerkstatt, würzburg, germany -- http://www.bbk-unterfranken.de/
2005 ... east london printmakers, london, united kingdom -- http://www.eastlondonprintmakers.co.uk/

participated in residencies and continuing education
2017-ongoing ... les glénans : becoming a sailor (!)
2014 … evening class : professional woodworking
2014 … vipassana : 10 day meditation retreat
2011 ... écocentre au périgord -- learning alternative living and construction techniques
2009 ... nagasawa art park; awaji city, japan -- learning moku hanga, the traditional japanese woodut -- http://www.endeavor.or.jp/nap/

exhibits his work
these days occasionally in private settings or in group shows at our studio la réserve - bienvenue
in case of interest : please do not hesitate to contact me - and of course you are welcome to drop by our studio -

  

going pro' :*) at the »thirsty fins« surf-contest, anglet '14 -- shot with grandpa Eugens' camera