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Jérôme Mesnager

Born in: 1961

France

Emergent Artist

Biography

Jerôme Mesnager joined the École Boulle in 1974, where he followed the cabinetmaking course, and where he stayed as a teacher. In 1979, he joined Yves Got's and Georges Pichard's comics course. The two were teaching at the Duperré School.

In 1982, he co-founded Zig-Zag, a group of very young artists who decided to take over the streets by drawing graffiti and to occupy abandoned factories through artistic performances.

On January 16, 1983, he invented the man in white, "a symbol of light, strength and peace". Jerôme Mesnager drew this white silhouette in the entire world: from the walls of Paris to theChinese Wall.

In 1990, the artist left his parent's house and moved to Paris. He showed works drawn on wooden fences at the Loft gallery, and published a catalog of these works. In 1995, he produced a large mural painting in the Ménilmontant street in Paris, "C'est nous les gars de Ménilmontant".

Jerôme Mesnager is often associated with Nemo, a character with a black silhouette wearing a raincoat and a hat. He was part of the Paris street art scene, with artists such as Blek le rat, Miss Tic, Jef Aérosol, Némo, etc. and of the Free Figuration movement in the early 80s.

In 2006, he produced a series of paintings inspired by art nouveau and art deco. The same year, hedrew his white characters in the Hôtel des Academies et des Arts in Paris.

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Jérôme Mesnager, Quel cirque !, Print

Jérôme Mesnager

Quel cirque !, 2015
25.6 x 36.2 inch
Print

$261

Jérôme Mesnager, 2 de 2019, Painting

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2 de 2019, 2019
23.6 x 11.8 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$1,423

Jérôme Mesnager, Vase en céramique peint à la main, Sculpture

Jérôme Mesnager

Vase en céramique peint à la main, 2017
13.8 x 8.5 x 8.5 inch
Sculpture

$949

Jérôme Mesnager, La ronde des coeurs, Print

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La ronde des coeurs, 2016
39.4 x 27.6 inch
Print

$593

Jérôme Mesnager, Les gars de Ménilmontant, Painting

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Les gars de Ménilmontant, 2015
17.3 x 12.6 x 1.6 inch
Painting

$1,186

Jérôme Mesnager, 5 de 2019, Painting

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5 de 2019, 2019
23.6 x 11.8 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$1,423

Jérôme Mesnager, L'Envol, Print

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L'Envol, 2017
15.7 x 11.8 inch
Print

$113

Jérôme Mesnager, N°53 2018, Painting

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N°53 2018, 2018
13.8 x 10.6 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$1,483

Our recommendations Jérôme Mesnager, Zen, Painting

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Zen, 2015
45.3 x 37.4 x 1.6 inch
Painting

$2,965

Jérôme Mesnager, Valse Dans L'Espace (réf.19), Painting

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Valse Dans L'Espace (réf.19), 2018
21.7 x 18.1 x 1.2 inch
Painting

$1,660

Jérôme Mesnager, Saint Georges Et Le Dragon (réf.64), Painting

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Saint Georges Et Le Dragon (réf.64), 2014
18.1 x 21.7 x 1.2 inch
Painting

$1,660

Jérôme Mesnager, La Conquête (réf.11), Painting

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La Conquête (réf.11), 2018
21.7 x 18.1 x 1.2 inch
Painting

$1,660

Jérôme Mesnager, La Plage (réf 45), Painting

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La Plage (réf 45), 2018
13.8 x 10.6 inch
Painting

$830

Jérôme Mesnager, Génial (réf 119), Painting

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Génial (réf 119), 2018
19.7 x 15.4 inch
Painting

$1,483

Jérôme Mesnager, Moi (ref 120 2017), Painting

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Moi (ref 120 2017), 2017
45.7 x 35 inch
Painting

$4,033

Jérôme Mesnager, Le combat du Minotaure, Painting

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Le combat du Minotaure, 2018
28.7 x 23.6 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$1,423

Jérôme Mesnager, Ski nautique, Print

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Ski nautique, 2014
27.6 x 19.7 x 0.4 inch
Print

$225

Jérôme Mesnager, Kayak, Print

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Kayak, 2014
27.6 x 19.7 x 0.4 inch
Print

$225

Jérôme Mesnager, 100 mètres, Print

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100 mètres, 2014
27.6 x 19.7 x 0.4 inch
Print

$225

Jérôme Mesnager, Escrime, Print

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Escrime, 2014
27.6 x 19.7 x 0.4 inch
Print

$225

Jérôme Mesnager, La liberté guidant le peuple, Painting

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La liberté guidant le peuple, 2016
103.9 x 126 x 1.6 inch
Painting

$35,581

Jérôme Mesnager, Il était une fois..., Print

Jérôme Mesnager

Il était une fois..., 2015
16.9 x 35.4 inch
Print

$356

Jérôme Mesnager, Trio, Painting

Jérôme Mesnager

Trio, 2012
45.7 x 35 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$2,846

Our recommendations Jérôme Mesnager, 105, Painting

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105, 2017
28.7 x 23.6 x 1.2 inch
Painting

$1,898

Our recommendations Jérôme Mesnager, 87, Painting

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87, 2018
13.8 x 10.6 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$890

Our recommendations Jérôme Mesnager, Saint Michel terrassant le dragon, Painting

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Saint Michel terrassant le dragon, 1994
14.2 x 18.5 x 0.4 inch
Painting

$1,660

Jérôme Mesnager, 4 de  2019, Painting

Jérôme Mesnager

4 de 2019, 2019
23.6 x 11.8 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$1,423

Jérôme Mesnager, Zen, Painting

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Zen, 2018
19.7 x 15.7 x 1.6 inch
Painting

$1,423

Jérôme Mesnager, Amour Toujours, Print

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Amour Toujours, 2016
19.7 x 15.7 inch
Print

$190

Jérôme Mesnager, La Ronde de l'ORTF, Print

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La Ronde de l'ORTF, 2018
19.7 x 27.6 x 0 inch
Print

$261

Jérôme Mesnager, La ronde des coeurs, Print

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La ronde des coeurs, 2017
39.4 x 27.6 x 0.4 inch
Print

$593

Jérôme Mesnager, Encore Moi (réf 7), Painting

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Encore Moi (réf 7), 2019
38.6 x 17.3 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$1,898

Jérôme Mesnager, La Joie (réf 118), Painting

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La Joie (réf 118), 2018
19.3 x 16.5 inch
Painting

$1,483

Jérôme Mesnager, Encore Moi (réf 126), Painting

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Encore Moi (réf 126), 2018
20.1 x 15 inch
Painting

$1,483

Our recommendations Jérôme Mesnager, Danse, Painting

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Danse, 2018
18.7 x 8.9 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$830

Our recommendations Jérôme Mesnager, La Joie, Painting

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La Joie, 2018
35.4 x 25 x 1.2 inch
Painting

$2,372

Jérôme Mesnager, Je Respire, Je M'inspire, Painting

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Je Respire, Je M'inspire, 2018
35.4 x 25.2 x 1.2 inch
Painting

$2,372

Jérôme Mesnager, Les Amours, Painting

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Les Amours, 2018
13.8 x 10.6 x 0.6 inch
Painting

$830

Jérôme Mesnager, Couple, Print

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Couple, 2017
15.7 x 11.8 inch
Print

$113

Jérôme Mesnager, L'Escalade, Print

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L'Escalade, 1987
30.7 x 24.6 inch
Print

$344

Jérôme Mesnager, Art nouveau, Painting

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Art nouveau, 2015
39.4 x 68.9 inch
Painting

$4,151

Jérôme Mesnager, Saut en hauteur, Print

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Saut en hauteur, 2014
27.6 x 19.7 x 0.4 inch
Print

$225

Jérôme Mesnager, Jumping, Print

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Jumping, 2014
27.6 x 19.7 x 0.4 inch
Print

$225

Our recommendations Jérôme Mesnager, Quel cirque !, Print

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Quel cirque !, 2015
25.6 x 36.2 inch
Print

$261

Our recommendations Jérôme Mesnager, 42, Painting

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42, 2018
21.7 x 18.1 x 1.2 inch
Painting

$1,423

Jérôme Mesnager, 52, Painting

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52, 2018
13.8 x 10.6 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$890

Jérôme Mesnager, Homme en blanc, Sculpture

Jérôme Mesnager

Homme en blanc, 2016
17.7 x 7.1 x 3.1 inch
Sculpture

$5,634

Jérôme Mesnager, Love Dance, Sculpture

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Love Dance, 2016
12.6 x 11.8 x 1 inch
Sculpture

$2,930

Jérôme Mesnager, Sans titre, Sculpture

Jérôme Mesnager

Sans titre, 2011
29.5 x 24.8 x 2 inch
Sculpture

$2,609

Jérôme Mesnager, L'homme, Painting

Jérôme Mesnager

L'homme, 2010
27.6 x 24.8 x 24.8 inch
Painting

$1,423

Jérôme Mesnager, Amour Toujours, Print

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Amour Toujours, 2016
15.7 x 11.8 inch
Print

$113

Our recommendations Jérôme Mesnager, Vive la vie, Painting

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Vive la vie, 2018
31.5 x 23.6 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$3,416

Jérôme Mesnager, L'ange bleu, Painting

Jérôme Mesnager

L'ange bleu, 2019
36.2 x 28.7 x 0.6 inch
Painting

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Jérôme Mesnager, Tarzan, Painting

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Tarzan, 2019
13.8 x 10.6 x 0.6 inch
Painting

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Jérôme Mesnager, Spider Man, Painting

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Spider Man, 2019
13.8 x 10.6 x 0.6 inch
Painting

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Jérôme Mesnager, Underground, Painting

Jérôme Mesnager

Underground, 2019
21.7 x 18.1 x 0.6 inch
Painting

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Jérôme Mesnager, 112, Painting

Jérôme Mesnager

112, 2017
18.1 x 21.7 x 0.8 inch
Painting

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Our recommendations Jérôme Mesnager, N°138 2018, Painting

Jérôme Mesnager

N°138 2018, 2018
35.4 x 25.2 x 1.2 inch
Painting

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Jérôme Mesnager, N°129 2018, Painting

Jérôme Mesnager

N°129 2018, 2018
19.3 x 8.3 x 0.4 inch
Painting

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Jérôme Mesnager, N°128 2018, Painting

Jérôme Mesnager

N°128 2018, 2018
19.3 x 7.1 x 0.4 inch
Painting

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Jerôme Mesnager - L'homme en blanc fait son cinéma

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Jerôme Mesnager - L'homme en blanc fait son cinéma
From June, 9 To June, 22 2019

Exposition d'hiver

Galerie Art Jingle

Exposition d'hiver
From December, 22 To January, 6 2019

ROCK

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ROCK
From November, 15 To November, 29 2018

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Galerie Art Jingle

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From October, 10 To November, 13 2018

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Summer Season
From July, 12 To September, 1 2018

Jérôme Mesnager - may 2018

Galerie Art Jingle

Jérôme Mesnager - may 2018
From May, 22 To June, 16 2018

Jérôme Mesnager - January 2018

Galerie Art Jingle

Jérôme Mesnager - January 2018
From January, 19 To February, 18 2018

Body white, Origin ! Jérôme Mesnager

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Body white, Origin ! Jérôme Mesnager
From May, 12 To June, 29 2017

Urban Air street art exhibition

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Urban Air street art exhibition
From March, 16 To April, 8 2017

Street Art Part. 1

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Street Art Part. 1
From December, 16 To January, 25 2017

Eternal Sunshine

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Eternal Sunshine
From July, 12 To September, 3 2016

Marianne(s) on the walls

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Marianne(s) on the walls
From June, 1 To June, 17 2016

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Galerie Art Jingle

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From April, 6 To May, 2 2016

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Jérôme Mesnager - October 2015
From September, 30 To November, 3 2015

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Galerie Art Jingle

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From March, 30 To July, 12 2015

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