Discover the work of Epsylon Point, street artist and pioneer of urban art in France.

Discover the works of Epsylon Point, a precursor of urban art and street art

A committed artist like most graffiti artists, Epsylon Point is a precursor of urban art and street art in France. Returned to the front of the stage in recent years, he has increased his exhibitions. You will be able to discover a beautiful selection of his works at La CHOOSE Galerie in Paris since January 2020.

Urban art, an art but above all a means of expression

Urban art or street art in the form of graffiti, as a pictorial art, originated in the United States in the mid-1960s. Tags and paintings on city walls were mostly used for those who lived. considered them to be left behind in society in order to express their revolt, by making their existence known. So they were often prosecuted and arrested for vandalism or provocation.

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Street art was born in France in the 1980s. It has become a true mode of expression and some achievements are true masterpieces, expressive and even decorative. But just like in his country of origin, the regulations governing street art have become tougher, sometimes to the point of being banned in certain cities and neighborhoods, with offenders being able to go to court or put in prison.

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Anyway, artists in the field remain numerous. In France, Epsylon Point is a precursor of urban art and street art which has continued to gain in popularity in recent years. His works are exhibited in street art galleries such as La CHOOSE Galerie, in the 8th arrondissement in Paris.

Who is Epsylon Point?

Epsylon Point is a French painter who made a name for himself in the world of street art, especially in pictorial art. After graduating from Beaux-Arts in Dijon, he discovered a certain talent and a passion for graffiti and stenciling, two techniques that he appropriated in his own way. This precursor of urban art and street art took part in the first gathering of the graffiti and urban art movement in 1985 in Bondy.

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A committed artist, he expresses himself on the human condition, societal issues, politics (world conflicts, the reverse side of capitalism, dictatorship) and eroticism. His works are colorful and include both drawings and texts that sometimes tell a story, sometimes his own.

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Left to live in Italy at the beginning of the 1990s, he returned to France at the end of that decade to discover the change in legislation which had become tougher. He has been at La CHOOSE Galerie in Paris since January 2020.

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The CHOOSE Galerie has opened its doors in the 8th arrondissement of Paris. Defenders of street art and the work of the precursor of urban art and French street art Epsylon Point, the founders of the place have chosen to devote part of their establishment to it. Its achievements are offered for sale or leasing.