ike most of my artist discoveries Satellite found Geoffrey Guillin on the internet. His illustration immediately struck a chord with us. We sent him a few questions to get to know the man behind those piercing eyes. SATELLITE Please give us a brief bio, where you are from and how you started in this field? GEOFFREY GUILLIN 1975 Born in Paris (France) 1988 First Portraits 2010 First exhibition in Paris “Femmes des Années 20” 2012 9th exhibition in Paris “Welcome to Dollhouse”
I have so many stories to tell…. So many lust and characters in my imaginary universe
When I was 13 years old, I was fan of a french singer “Mylène Farmer” and I began to draw her…but my father loves |
Could you tell us about some of your work? My work is made like a Fashion‘s Collection. Tell a story through different portraits… My work is composed of 3 parts : 1/ Research and Sketch 2/ Set Up in Colour 3 / Set Up in Glitter What inspires you to keep going and how do you keep yourself motivated?
When did you first discover your creative talents?
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painting landscapes for leisure (oil & watercolor). I inherited his gift
How will you describe your style? Retro 20’s Moderne What is your approach to your work? Simple but I create my drawing like
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Transmitting distinctive culture