Damien Poulain is an artist responding to various invitations, exploring design and architecture. Damien Poulain’s work develops in a transversality influenced by shintoist, tribal and heraldic symbols. In his practice, he uses material such as textile, spray paint, sculpture, and architectural volumes to develop a work targeting the meaning of communities and the tools of its beliefs.
Exhibitions and Awards: Damien Poulain had solo shows in London at Kemistry Gallery and KK Outlet, in Tokyo at Calm and Punk Gallery and Claska, and group shows at the Museum of Graphic Design in Breda, Holland and 21_21 Museum in Tokyo, Japan. Damien is working in between London and Paris.
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Initiated during a long stay at Thread, the Anni & Josef Albers foundation art residency in Senegal. This acrylic painting was inspired by the artists surroundings, and the various details from nature, architecture and people.