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C215

C215

France • Born in: 1973

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C215, a mysterious title might which refers to a Pantone color and a chemical formula. But behind this coded name, is an influential street artist Christian Guémy, aka C215, was born in France in 1973.

In 2006, the artist began stencil work, and this activity never left his side since then. He studied history and economics, as he wanted a humanist profile of modern times, and gradually went towards History of Art.

It was through this course that his passion for Caravaggio' work began. C215 yearns to transpose splendor and beauty of classic art in our cities. In order to do this, he has taken over the walls of our cities such as Ivry-sur-Seine, and paints dreamlike and colorful works.

The aspect which triggered this was heartache. He separated from his wife and couldn't see his 4 year old daughter grow up every day. He was adamant to show that he thought about his daughter everyday, he made a stencil of his ex-wife and his daughter Nina. A creation which was key for his career as an urban artist.

His daughter and basically childhood in general are among his favorite themes, and always present in his work, but C215 also tackles other universal themes. He always has a humanist perspective, he highlights those people who are left out by the society and showcases them. Unknown people turn into stencil stars. He also does light work and draws romantic couples or animals, particularly cats.

C215's works are almost the size of humans, in order to be close to reality, except for certain imposing mural creations. He precisely highlights sparkling colors and lighting. One can perceive the character of his models through features and expressions which are depicted. Faces come alive and inspire poetry all over the city.

According to the artist, street art needs to be one with the environment, interact with its elements and portray true aesthetics. His first reference is Ernest Pignon, a guardian figure of urban art in France.

His work goes beyond Paris and travels throughout the world, both on walls and museums. He stands out through his graphic signature, symbolizing a cube with a blaze (name or signature for a street artist) C215.

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Painting

Fine Art Drawings

Print

Sculpture

Gainsbourg, C215

Gainsbourg

C215

Print - 10 x 18 x 0.1 cm

$1,194

100 ans après, C215

100 ans après

C215

Painting - 22 x 15 x 4 cm

$2,208

Les Lys de mucha, C215

Les Lys de mucha

C215

Sculpture - 69 x 37 x 10 cm

$3,813

L'age d'or, C215

L'age d'or

C215

Print - 40 x 30 x 0.1 cm

$492

Tiger T, C215

Tiger T

C215

Print - 30 x 40 x 0.1 cm

$492

Colonel Moutarde, C215

Colonel Moutarde

C215

Print - 40 x 50 x 0.1 cm

$497

Amour, C215

Amour

C215

Painting - 65 x 44 x 8 cm

$3,512

Michael Jackson, C215

Michael Jackson

C215

Painting - 30 x 30 cm

$1,806

Baby Yoda, C215

Baby Yoda

C215

Print - 40 x 30 x 0.1 cm

$492

Obama, C215

Obama

C215

Print - 50 x 40 x 0.1 cm

$497

Chat, C215

Chat

C215

Painting - 129 x 54 x 3 cm

$5,920

Lawless, C215

Lawless

C215

Painting - 58 x 49 x 3 cm

$3,713

Bring Back Our Girls - Red, C215

Bring Back Our Girls - Red

C215

Painting - 65 x 50 x 0.05 cm

$4,917

Bring Back Our Girls Blue, C215

Bring Back Our Girls Blue

C215

Print - 70 x 50 cm

$391

Bring Back Our Girls Red, C215

Bring Back Our Girls Red

C215

Print - 70 x 50 cm

$391

Saly, C215

Saly

C215

Print - 70 x 90 cm

$602

Couple endormi, Paris, C215

Couple endormi, Paris

C215

Print - 70 x 90 cm

$381

Sitting Bull, C215

Sitting Bull

C215

Painting - 29.5 x 40.5 cm

$2,810

Jim, C215

Jim

C215

Print - 50 x 40 x 0.1 cm

$447

Nina, C215

Nina

C215

Painting - 69 x 58 x 2 cm

$4,666

Meow RATP, C215

Meow RATP

C215

Painting - 33.5 x 43.5 x 0.2 cm

$2,810

Picasso, C215

Picasso

C215

Painting - 100 x 118 cm

$8,028

Kid, C215

Kid

C215

Sculpture - 67 x 27 x 10 cm

$3,512

Singe, C215

Singe

C215

Painting - 50 x 50 cm

$4,215

Firework, C215

Firework

C215

Print - 40 x 30 x 0.1 cm

$597

Pristi XL, C215

Pristi XL

C215

Print - 50 x 40 x 0.1 cm

$497

Regard, C215

Regard

C215

Painting - 65 x 44 x 5 cm

$4,516

Buster, C215

Buster

C215

Painting - 81 x 65 x 5 cm

$5,920

Charly caramel orange, C215

Charly caramel orange

C215

Print - 70 x 50 cm

$552

Charly caramel Rose, C215

Charly caramel Rose

C215

Print - 70 x 50 cm

$551

Le chat, C215

Le chat

C215

Painting - 80 x 55 x 1 cm

$4,516

Premier Baiser, C215

Premier Baiser

C215

Print - 50 x 40 x 0.1 cm

$597

Le radeau de la méduse, C215

Le radeau de la méduse

C215

Painting - 50 x 65 cm

$6,071

Sans nom, C215

Sans nom

C215

Painting - 50 x 40 x 1 cm

$4,516

Tigre, C215

Tigre

C215

Painting - 90 x 60 x 0.3 cm

$6,523

Margay XL, C215

Margay XL

C215

Print - 50 x 40 x 0.1 cm

$497

Johnny Cash, C215

Johnny Cash

C215

Painting - 65 x 44 x 3 cm

$3,010

Amoureux, C215

Amoureux

C215

Painting - 67 x 48 x 0.5 cm

$4,014

Borsalino, C215

Borsalino

C215

Painting - 100 x 120 x 0.3 cm

$7,526

Chat, C215

Chat

C215

Painting - 92 x 92 x 2 cm

$6,021

Victor Hugo, C215

Victor Hugo

C215

Print - 54 x 36 x 0.1 cm

$251

Léopard, C215

Léopard

C215

Painting - 33.5 x 43.5 x 0.2 cm

$2,810

Vivons heureux, vivons masqués, C215

Vivons heureux, vivons masqués

C215

Painting - 120 x 90 cm

$8,028

Jim, C215

Jim

C215

Print - 50 x 40 x 0.1 cm

$502

La Fille au ballon, C215

La Fille au ballon

C215

Print - 50 x 70 x 0.2 cm

$350

Bacchus, C215

Bacchus

C215

Print - 71 x 46 cm

$191

Charly caramel orange, C215

Charly caramel orange

C215

Print - 70 x 50 cm

$502

La femme de Soissons, C215

La femme de Soissons

C215

Print - 100 x 70 cm

$371

Chet Baker, C215

Chet Baker

C215

Painting - 80 x 100 x 2 cm

$5,469

Blue Geneva 5, C215

Blue Geneva 5

C215

Painting - 63.5 x 49 x 0.3 cm

$4,679

Sid Vicious, C215

Sid Vicious

C215

Painting - 73 x 60 x 2 cm

$3,914

Rocky, C215

Rocky

C215

Sculpture - 49 x 30 x 19 cm

$2,910

Belle Espagnole, C215

Belle Espagnole

C215

Sculpture - 132 x 25 x 30 cm

$10,035

Untitled, C215

Untitled

C215

Print - 76 x 56 cm

$728

Ouistiti, C215

Ouistiti

C215

Painting - 90 x 90 x 2 cm

$5,619

Paysage marocain, C215

Paysage marocain

C215

Painting - 85 x 110 x 2 cm

$7,526

Brick Lane, C215

Brick Lane

C215

Painting - 50.8 x 40.6 cm

$3,500

Oncle Sam, C215

Oncle Sam

C215

Sculpture - 63 x 39 x 10 cm

Price upon request

Baccho, C215

Baccho

C215

Print - 71 x 46 x 0.1 cm

$191

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Who is the artist?

C215, a mysterious title might which refers to a Pantone color and a chemical formula. But behind this coded name, is an influential street artist Christian Guémy, aka C215, was born in France in 1973.

In 2006, the artist began stencil work, and this activity never left his side since then. He studied history and economics, as he wanted a humanist profile of modern times, and gradually went towards History of Art.

It was through this course that his passion for Caravaggio' work began. C215 yearns to transpose splendor and beauty of classic art in our cities. In order to do this, he has taken over the walls of our cities such as Ivry-sur-Seine, and paints dreamlike and colorful works.

The aspect which triggered this was heartache. He separated from his wife and couldn't see his 4 year old daughter grow up every day. He was adamant to show that he thought about his daughter everyday, he made a stencil of his ex-wife and his daughter Nina. A creation which was key for his career as an urban artist.

His daughter and basically childhood in general are among his favorite themes, and always present in his work, but C215 also tackles other universal themes. He always has a humanist perspective, he highlights those people who are left out by the society and showcases them. Unknown people turn into stencil stars. He also does light work and draws romantic couples or animals, particularly cats.

C215's works are almost the size of humans, in order to be close to reality, except for certain imposing mural creations. He precisely highlights sparkling colors and lighting. One can perceive the character of his models through features and expressions which are depicted. Faces come alive and inspire poetry all over the city.

According to the artist, street art needs to be one with the environment, interact with its elements and portray true aesthetics. His first reference is Ernest Pignon, a guardian figure of urban art in France.

His work goes beyond Paris and travels throughout the world, both on walls and museums. He stands out through his graphic signature, symbolizing a cube with a blaze (name or signature for a street artist) C215.

What are his 3 main works?

What is C215’s artistic movement?

The artistic movements of the artists are: Famous Street Artists, Figurative Street Artists

When was C215 born?

The year of birth of the artist is: 1973