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This Is Not a Watermark: Meet French Street Artist Mathieu Tremblin

A look into the mind of the often subtle urban interventionist. 
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Mathieu Tremblin

When I walk through the city, I'm kind of surveying my surroundings, focusing on details that reveal relationships between urbanity and urbanism. I try to input interventions in dialogue with this "already there" situation which might become relevant within the context. My interventions are brief and unsigned so that they can be read as a random gesture done by any citizen.

Mostly, my work appears as a commentary on a specific topic but as I experiment through my art, I want to make the city playful, poetic and open to appropriation. When you make art in an urban space, it's more like an invitation to share powers because at some point, action becomes as important as reaction. So I expect people at least to notice or even destroy my work because vandalism is in itself a way to make (destructive) conversation.