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Papa Mesk

Born in: 1972

France

Biography
Writer, engraver, rapper and beat-maker, Papa Mesk aka Mesk1 (Julien Odic) was born in 1972. He has a bachelors in visual artist from Université de Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne. He has been doing graffiti since 1986 and founded his own group, the UTP Crew. Papa Mesk has left his trace on the palisades of the Louvre, the Stalingrad quarter, in London, Amsterdam and Barcelona. He lives in Fontenay Sous Bois today. Side by side, his graphic designer profession gave him a whole new artistic approach. The artist draws inspiration from various contemporary artists (Mucha, Klimt, Mondrian, Massoudy...) and graffiti artists (Futura 2000, Dondi, Lee, Rammellzee, Seen, Bando, Mode2, Lokiss). Enamored by calligraphy, he mixes various inspirations and skills in a prolific and protean manner. The artist explores techniques and colors through an avant-garde style and in the same lines of Urban basics. Once it matured enough, his vehement style began to sway between Old School and New School. Due to his explorations, he has turned towards new mediums and formats (exaggerated details) with the same rigor and meticulousness. Papa Mesk opted for canvas where several influences echo brilliantly. He builds up and is at the mercy of the moment, these include an accumulation of tags. The artist distills drops of saturated colors and pays a lot of attention to detail. A true demiurge, he manufactures his own inks in order to have complete mastery over his art. Behind each of his textures, pigments and binders, there is an elaborate thought process. In the course of his evolution, his work has multiplied with its abstract and graphic trends. Dynamism, color and evolution are the in-built trio of his career. The artist exhibits in Paris very often.
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  • Photography

  • Photography Black and white

  • Photography Urban

  • Painting

  • Painting Abstract

  • Painting Street art

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  • Sculpture

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  • Sculpture Paper

  • Painting Acrylic

  • French Artist

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Papa Mesk, Multi Mesk N°20, Painting

Papa Mesk

Multi Mesk N°20, 2018
23.6 x 23.6 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$1,419

Papa Mesk, Mesk / Light Painting, Photography

Papa Mesk

Mesk / Light Painting, 2010
33.1 x 46.9 x 0.4 inch
Photography

$1,891

Papa Mesk, Mesk Double-Decker Bus, Sculpture

Papa Mesk

Mesk Double-Decker Bus, 2018
2 x 6.3 x 1.6 inch
Sculpture

$296

Papa Mesk, Shower Colorz, Painting

Papa Mesk

Shower Colorz, 2016
45.7 x 35 x 1.2 inch
Painting

$2,837

Our recommendations Papa Mesk, Paris 13 ème "Olympiades Vibes N°2" (XL), Photography

Papa Mesk

Paris 13 ème "Olympiades Vibes N°2" (XL), 2018
63 x 35.4 x 0.4 inch
Photography

$1,891

Papa Mesk, Empire State of Mind... !, Painting

Papa Mesk

Empire State of Mind... !, 2017
31.5 x 23.6 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$2,364

Papa Mesk, Gold & Terra Cota WildStyle N°2, Painting

Papa Mesk

Gold & Terra Cota WildStyle N°2, 2013
31.5 x 15.7 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$1,655

Papa Mesk, Love Unlimited !, Painting

Papa Mesk

Love Unlimited !, 2017
24 x 18.1 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$1,478

Papa Mesk, Complex-City by Night N°2, Painting

Papa Mesk

Complex-City by Night N°2, 2014
23.6 x 23.6 x 1.2 inch
Painting

$1,300

Papa Mesk, Black Multi Mesk, Painting

Papa Mesk

Black Multi Mesk, 2018
23.6 x 23.6 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$1,206 $1,419

Papa Mesk, Multi-Mesk n°4, Painting

Papa Mesk

Multi-Mesk n°4, 2016
39.4 x 31.9 x 0.6 inch
Painting

$2,719

Papa Mesk, Complex City N° 8, Painting

Papa Mesk

Complex City N° 8, 2011
23.6 x 23.6 x 1.2 inch
Painting

$1,206 $1,419

Papa Mesk, Spring Break 3, Painting

Papa Mesk

Spring Break 3, 2011
24.8 x 17.7 inch
Painting

$1,537

Papa Mesk, Complex-City N° 14 "yellow Flow", Painting

Papa Mesk

Complex-City N° 14 "yellow Flow", 2014
39.4 x 19.7 x 1.2 inch
Painting

$2,246

Papa Mesk, Complex-City N° 13, Painting

Papa Mesk

Complex-City N° 13, 2013
51.2 x 35.4 x 1.2 inch
Painting

$4,729

Papa Mesk, Black is beautiful... !, Painting

Papa Mesk

Black is beautiful... !, 2014
35.4 x 31.5 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$2,979 $3,310

Papa Mesk, Multi Mesk N°21, Painting

Papa Mesk

Multi Mesk N°21, 2018
15.7 x 15.7 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$887

Papa Mesk, Complex City n°17, Painting

Papa Mesk

Complex City n°17, 2016
45.7 x 35 x 0.6 inch
Painting

$3,310

Papa Mesk, Multi Mesk N°22, Painting

Papa Mesk

Multi Mesk N°22, 2018
15.7 x 15.7 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$887

Papa Mesk, Complex_City : Chicago, Painting

Papa Mesk

Complex_City : Chicago, 2014
23.6 x 47.2 x 1.2 inch
Painting

$2,766 $3,074

Papa Mesk, Spring Break 1, Painting

Papa Mesk

Spring Break 1, 2011
45.7 x 28.7 inch
Painting

$2,483

Papa Mesk, Colorz Lover, Painting

Papa Mesk

Colorz Lover, 2017
39.4 x 39.4 x 1.6 inch
Painting

$4,138

Papa Mesk, Paris 13 ème "Olympiades Vibes N°1", Photography

Papa Mesk

Paris 13 ème "Olympiades Vibes N°1", 2018
31.5 x 17.7 x 0.4 inch
Photography

$946

Papa Mesk, Paris 13 ème Olympiades Vibes N°3, Photography

Papa Mesk

Paris 13 ème Olympiades Vibes N°3, 2018
31.5 x 17.7 x 0.4 inch
Photography

$946

Papa Mesk, Complex-City Purple, Painting

Papa Mesk

Complex-City Purple, 2011
15.7 x 15.7 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$768

Papa Mesk, 30 Yearz ina di Business... N°1 !, Painting

Papa Mesk

30 Yearz ina di Business... N°1 !, 2016
23.6 x 17.7 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$1,011 $1,123

Papa Mesk, So Many Colors... So Many People, Painting

Papa Mesk

So Many Colors... So Many People, 2016
39.4 x 63.8 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$5,438

Papa Mesk, Digital Hand Style, Painting

Papa Mesk

Digital Hand Style, 2018
23.6 x 15.7 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$946

Papa Mesk, The Big Bad K, Painting

Papa Mesk

The Big Bad K, 2018
59.1 x 59.1 x 2 inch
Painting

$4,610

Papa Mesk, 30 years n2, Painting

Papa Mesk

30 years n2, 2016
23.6 x 17.7 inch
Painting

$1,088

Papa Mesk, Triptyque Complex-City N° 1, Painting

Papa Mesk

Triptyque Complex-City N° 1, 2011
23.6 x 76.8 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$7,684

Papa Mesk, We Bring Colorz, Sculpture

Papa Mesk

We Bring Colorz, 2018
2.4 x 9.1 x 1.6 inch
Sculpture

$473

Papa Mesk, RATP : Respect All True Painterz !, Sculpture

Papa Mesk

RATP : Respect All True Painterz !, 2018
1.2 x 7.5 x 1.2 inch
Sculpture

$331

Papa Mesk, Black Multi Mesk N°3, Painting

Papa Mesk

Black Multi Mesk N°3, 2018
15.7 x 5.9 x 0.4 inch
Painting

$473

Papa Mesk, Complex - City Revisited, Painting

Papa Mesk

Complex - City Revisited, 2018
14.2 x 9.4 x 0.4 inch
Painting

$296

Papa Mesk, 'Calling all carz... !' Die Cast, Sculpture

Papa Mesk

'Calling all carz... !' Die Cast, 2016
2.4 x 4.7 x 1.6 inch
Sculpture

$236

Papa Mesk, SNCF : Some Natural Colorz First... !, Sculpture

Papa Mesk

SNCF : Some Natural Colorz First... !, 2018
2 x 9.1 x 1.6 inch
Sculpture

$414

Papa Mesk, Spray 2 Multi Mesk, Sculpture

Papa Mesk

Spray 2 Multi Mesk, 2018
7.9 x 2.8 x 2.8 inch
Sculpture

$261 $307

Papa Mesk, Golden Spray, Sculpture

Papa Mesk

Golden Spray, 2018
7.9 x 2.8 x 2.8 inch
Sculpture

$261 $307

Papa Mesk, Corail Mesk, Sculpture

Papa Mesk

Corail Mesk, 2018
2.4 x 15.7 x 2 inch
Sculpture

$532

Papa Mesk, Complex-City N° 10, Painting

Papa Mesk

Complex-City N° 10, 2011
31.5 x 31.5 x 1.2 inch
Painting

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Papa Mesk, Shower Colorz N°6, Painting

Papa Mesk

Shower Colorz N°6, 2018
45.7 x 28.7 x 1.6 inch
Painting

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Papa Mesk, 'S.N.C.F' N°2 : Some Natural Colorz First... !, Sculpture

Papa Mesk

'S.N.C.F' N°2 : Some Natural Colorz First... !, 2018
2 x 11.8 x 1.6 inch
Sculpture

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Papa Mesk, Spray 3 Multi Mesk, Sculpture

Papa Mesk

Spray 3 Multi Mesk, 2018
7.9 x 2.8 x 2.8 inch
Sculpture

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Papa Mesk, Love Train Collector, Sculpture

Papa Mesk

Love Train Collector, 2018
2 x 9.8 x 1.6 inch
Sculpture

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Papa Mesk, Train Collector - Free !, Sculpture

Papa Mesk

Train Collector - Free !, 2018
2 x 9.8 x 1.6 inch
Sculpture

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Papa Mesk, Enjoy your Life !, Sculpture

Papa Mesk

Enjoy your Life !, 2018
2.4 x 9.1 x 1.6 inch
Sculpture

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