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Jean Jullien says, Allo?

Art, Illustration

Posted by Mark Sinclair, 21 January 2013, 15:08    Permalink    Comments (6)

Jean Jullien is a French artist and illustrator who lives and works in London. His first solo exhibition opens at the Kemistry Gallery in February and deals, appropriately enough, with the subject of communication...

Jullien is a talented observational artist, deftly summing up the particulars of modern technology and how it affects how we interact with each other – from the way that smart phones have become part of our lives (or ours theirs), to the rise of the self-service till at the supermarket.

Jullien graduated from Central Saint Martins in 2008 and from the Royal College of Art in 2010 (CR blogged about his installation at his graduate show). He now works in a range of media, including illustration and photography, video, costumes, installations, and fashion design.

Jean Jullien | Allo? opens at the Kemistry Gallery in London on February 7 and runs until March 23. Kemistry Gallery, 43 Charlotte Road, London EC2A 3PD. See jeanjullien.com.

 

 

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6 Comments

A lot of recognition in these pictures
Jeff
2013-01-21 22:41:15


That "Never Alone" one is so true!
Daniel
2013-01-22 11:21:01


Yup. A dog sniffing it's own arse.

Now that's communication.
Curator
2013-01-22 12:09:37


Love the dog sniffing its own arse.
Jamie
2013-01-22 15:52:40


As brilliant and insightful as you would expect from Jean.
Alun Shooter
2013-02-22 15:28:59


@ Daniel

So many memories phones/ tablets buzzing in the middle of the night! lol
Brian James
2013-02-22 16:45:53


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