His work incorporates local symbols and subjects from the surroundings. The message is often very playful and political at the same time

SETH Globepainter /   Julien Malland

France 1972

Street Art

www.instagram.com/seth_globepainter

SETH Globepainter
Julien Malland
Male
France
1972
April 1, 2014

The French artist Julien “Seth” Malland, or Globepainter as he calls himself, is on a mission to cover the world with his colourful street art. The originality in Globepainter’s street art is that his work incorporates local symbols and subjects from the surroundings. The message is often very playful and political at the same time!

Part of Globepainter’s success is due to his work with the documentary series Les Nouveux Explorateurs, which brought him to all corners of the world to draw inspiration and paint. The Globepainter project has been documented in the book “Globepainter”, with photos, sketches and anecdotes from his travels.

Seth also tries to involve the local community in different ways. One way of involving people in his art is by photographing them posing next to the murals. So, have a look around town the next time you are visiting China, South Africa or any other of all the countries that he has left his artistic mark on.

YearExhibition TitleGallery/MuseumSolo/Group
2015SethGalerie Itinerrance, Paris, FranceSolo
2013DMA gallery
2013Les BainsGroup
2013Kharkiv, Ukraine
2013Vita sin litteris mors estMohyla Academy, Kiev, Ukraine
2012Extra Muros (Outside the Wall)Romeet Gallery, 34E Street 178, Phnom Penh, CambodiaSolo
2012Paris (France)
2012INTRAMUROSGALERIE GERALDINE ZBERROSolo
2012Merapi, Indonesia
2012Lviv, Ukraine
2012Ougrée, banlieu de Liège, Belgique
2012Souvenir de MenilmontantBroken Fingaz, Paris
2012Rue 209Phnom Penh, Cambodia
2012French InstitutePhnom Penh, Cambodia
2011ESPERANTOPOLISKhoa Le. 30. HCMC. VietnamGroup
2011Brigada Ramona Parra (BRP)Santiago du Chili
2011Festival CheminanceFleury-les-Aubrais, France
2011ChorizosSantiago du Chili
2011Un été à MénilmontantParis
2011Un été à MénilmontantParis
2011Festival EsperantopolisHo Chi Minh City, Viet Nam
2010dia dos muertosAv Insurgentes Sur, Mexico DF, Mexique
2010NinosOaxaca, Mexique avec Lapiztola
2010Jacalsavec Saner,Festival"Just my Name", Mexico DF
2010Guerrier-Aigleavec Neuzz, Mexico DF
2010NiñaMexico DF
2010Brigada Ramona Parra (BRP)Santiago du Chili
2010MiaowHo Chi Minh City, Viet Nam
2010HanumanMumbai, India
2010PêcheuseMumbai, India
2010République avec DemMenilmontant, Paris
2010KrishnaKolkata, India
2010Rock&SethMumbai, India
2010RoninParis, Menilmontant
2010Sun WukongHong Kong
2010China GirlBeijing, China
2010AK-47Beijing, China
2010Amour & DémocratieParis, Ménilmontant
2010Chongqing boyChongqing, China
2010Tropical SprayProibido, Montmartre, Paris
2009Duduzile & SethMabhoko, South Africa
2009BandraMumbai, India
2003Make MakeRapanui, Chile
2003Bad GirlSantiago do Chile, Chile
2003Santiago GraffitiSantiago do Chile, Chile
2003PoliciaSantiago do Chile, Chile
2003PixadorSao Paulo, Brasil
2003Chupa Meu EstiloRio de Janeiro, Brasil
Street Update #176

In our latest Street Update, we bring you some amazing street interventions created all around the world during the month of April.

Read More
The Out in the Open Project to Add New Murals to Aalborg

Hosted by KIRK Gallery, the Out in the Open mural festival returns to Aalborg, Denmark for its fifth edition, bringing together celebrated street artists.

Read More
13. Seth Globepainter in Neuf Brisach

Famous street artist Seth Globepainter released a work in a French city of Neuf Brisach.

Read More
Galerie Geraldine Zberro Marks the Summer End with a Marvelous Street Art Show!

Galerie Geraldine Zberro says farewell to this summer with a vibrant group show bringing together sixteen artists from their street art roster.

Read More
Love Black and White Art? These Artworks Are For You!

Drawing from our ever-growing marketplace, we bring you nine works of art that explore the visual power of black, white and everything in between.

Read More
Seth Globepainter - Sethris

Children feature prominently in Seth Globepainter's work, as his characters appear to be sucked into colorful voids.

Read More
Street Update #168

It is time to look back at amazing mural pieces created this month. Be sure to heck out our street update for the month of July.

Read More
Seth Globepainter's Reflections on the Cultural and Societal Transformation of Shanghai

Seth Globepainter talks about his residency and exhibition in Shanghai, during which he explored disappearing neighborhoods and the changing Chinese society.

Read More
At a Chateau in Bordeaux, 9 Street Artists Explore Color

Privately owned institution Bernard Magrez, located in a XVIII century mansion, will host the upcoming exhibition Street Color with nine stars of graffiti and street art.

Read More
World-Renowned Street Artists Debut in Singapore, Courtesy Magda Danysz!

Curated by Magda Danysz, the exhibition at ArtScience Museum in Singapore will tell an exciting story of the evolution of Street Art.

Read More
Seth to Present a Series of Paintings - And Sculptures! - at Galerie Itinerrance

Dive into the poetic world of Seth Globepainter, now through three-dimensional art as well, in his latest solo exhibition at Galerie Itinerrance.

Read More
What Sold at Urban Art Fair in Paris 2017?

Urban Art Fair was very successful in terms of sales. Let's take a look at what sold at the second edition of the Parisian fair.

Read More
Street Update #152

Our November's Street update will take you to sunnier places on Earth as we visit Chile, Taiwan, and Indonesia in search for the finest murals of the month.

Read More
Seth the Globepainter - Landscaping

Prolific artist Seth the Globepainter made this touching emotional mural in Indonesia.

Read More
Best Street Art Murals of Last Year - Street Update #150

Street Update #150 is growing up! See which 50 street art murals were the most loved in the past year and celebrate the new era of our feature!

Read More