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Thierry Noir is a French artist who was one of the very pioneers of street art, especially in Europe. Living in a squat in Berlin in 80s and 90s, he was one of the first to start painting the Berlin wall. 1

Thierry Noir is a French artist who was one of the very pioneers of street art, especially in Europe. Living in a squat in Berlin in 80s and 90s, he was one of the first to start painting the Berlin wall. Years after his colorful profile characters became one of the landmark images of the wall and the city.
These days Noir is visiting London where he is working on his first ever gallery show at Howard Griffin gallery, opening on 4th of April, as well as creating some public works around the city.
The other day he created these signature profiles as well as couple of flower characters on this garage door in Shoreditch, getting a lot of attention from local street art lovers and medias.
More images are awaiting for your click below and stay tuned for more info about Noir’s London visit soon.

Rom Levy

About Rom Levy

Rom is the founder & editor in chief of StreetArtNews. In 2009, he launched the ‘StreetArtNews’ website to promote underground art, which widened his scope to work with a larger roster of street artists on events and exhibitions. He is noted as one of the latest figures to help popularize street art and as an authority on the latest trends in urban contemporary art.