Draw, always draw so as not to forget anything, not miss anything. For Bebar, sketching came spontaneously since he was old enough to hold a pencil. His memories, feelings and emotions are symbolized by the shapes escaping from this notebook. These swirls of paper result from mysterious alchemy that feeds the artist during his creative journey. All the works that Bebar creates are thus born in the notebook that he always has with him.
Vitry-sur-Seine, France. 1993. Painter, Visual artist.
Born in 1993, the French-Spanish artist Mathias Mendez Bebar is distinguished by his versatility and his dual practice, between mastery of graffiti and academic mastery, between figuration and abstraction. He leaned academic technic at the National School of Decorative Arts in Paris and at the Parsons School in New York. He merged them with his love for street art in the most transgressive way. He expresses himself in different forms such as illustration, sculpture or even tattooing. He exhibits his work in art galleries and in the streets of the cities that inspire him: Paris, New York, Rio, Havana…