Jace is the creator of Gouzou, an adorable little character who travels along with him and invades the walls all over the globe. With his character, Jace deploys a childish, caustic and derisive world. Gouzou can either be manipulative, in love or impulsive, and always finds a way to wittily adapt to his environment. Jace takes care of placing Gouzou in the perfect spot and context for each of his appearances, granting him a pictorial power in situ. Frenetic carrier of love and poetry, his style and message reflect with an ecstatic accuracy his multiethnic culture, his hunger to travel, his desire to share his work in modesty.
The confidential graffiti artist from the late 80s is now considered as a major trailblazer of ultramarine street art. Although he still lives on the volcanic rock of La Réunion in the Indian ocean, Jace travels across the ocean whenever he can to look for new spots.
So far, twenty countries have been blessed by his stamp: the United States, Madagascar, China, Luxembourg and Brazil.
Jace was invited at Jardin Rouge for the event Behind the Red Wall and for the Tmecha fel Medina project, cultural walk and exhibition in Marrakech.
« Je t’aime,un peu, beaucoup… Gouzou! », Galerie Mathgoth, Paris
Tmecha fel Medina, Exposition, Dar Moulay Ali, Marrakech
Tmecha fel Medina, Parcours artistique et culturel, Marrakech
Jace, Festival Mister Freeze, Musée de l’affiche (MATOU), Toulouse
Un été au Havre, fresques murales dans la ville, Le Havre
« Le MATOU donne carte blanche à JACE », Musée de l’affiche de Toulouse, Toulouse
« JACE et l’école havraise »; La bohême, Deauville
« 70 ans de la galerie Hamon », Galerie Hamon,Le Havre
Artist residency, Jardin orange, Shenzhen
Beirut urban wall, Marc Hachem, Beyrouth
Milano affordable art fair, Opus art Galerie, Milan
Biennale du Cap,galerie Caroline Smulders, Cape town
VIDEOS of JACE
EVENTS with JACE