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Stephane Dillies is a figurative French painter born in April 1975 in France. Graduate of Fine Arts, he
lives and works in Brussels and exhibited in France (Lille, Le Touquet, St Tropez) as in Belgium
His paintings, of varying sizes, are executed from photographs or photographics combinations.
Stephane Dillies proposes an approach similar to hyperrealistic painters, except that he offers new
issues of painting to spectators, rarely addressed elsewhere. His paintings of garbage reflects the
world of insatiable consumption of our society.
The themes that are particularly favored are waste, whether real (plastic bottles, soda cans,
cardboard, paper) or symbolic (celebrities in alcohol & drugs, low-resolution images from the internet
His paintings are modern vanities, they remind us of the famous Latin phrase "memento mori",
"remember that you shall die" and that we'll all end up like soda cans, to scrap!
|"Spring street, NYC" - Oil on canvas - 16'x13' - 2011
|"Harlem, NYC" - Oil on canvas - 16'x13
|Lille Art Fair 2012 - Stéphane Dillies @ Galerie Xavier Ronse
|Mes toiles présentées à Lille Art Fair 2012 sous le
stand de la galerie Xavier Ronse... — with "Pretty cans
1" en exclusivité pour la galerie Xavier Ronse.