December 14, 2018
“Scientia Potestas Est,” Painted resin and a set of books, set up in situ at DCG London
French road artist Julien Malland, often called Seth Globepainter (beforehand), at the moment has two solo exhibitions collectively titled Chambrum Rangeam, or “clear up your room,” at Dorothy Circus Gallery’s areas in London and Rome by December 24, 2018. The title references the widespread phrase uttered by ones’ dad and mom in childhood with a purpose to current an area of youthful freedom within the two concurrent exhibits. The exhibitions embrace new sculptures, like Malland’s piece “Scientia Potestas Est” (above) which presents a younger boy on a stack of used books.
Malland additionally just lately launched a lithograph print that fuses the precision of printing with the usually messy medium of spray paint. The piece, titled “The Ladder,” includes a boy sitting on prime of a singular cloud trying off into the gap. Propped in opposition to his resting place is a multi-colored ladder, produced by the artist in dripping traces of spray paint. For the restricted version, which was launched on December seventh and has already offered out, Malland collaborated with the Parisian printing home Idem Paris. Though the bottom of every work can be uniform, his added hand-painted gestures make every utterly distinctive.
You may see extra documentation of his new works included within the exhibition on the gallery’s web site, and observe Malland on Instagram.
“E Fructu Arbor Cognoscitur,” Acrylic, spray paint, and rags on canvas, 114 x146 cm
“Aut Viam Inveniam Aut Faciam,” Acrylic and spray paint on canvas, 114 x 146 cm
“Temet Nosce,” Acrylic and spray paint on canvas, 97 x 130 cm