Published : 2018-09-05 16:40:25 - Categories : Artists
Marco De Francesco is an architect, graduated from the Swiss Institute of Technology (EPFL) in 1999. He then worked for MVRDV architects in Rotterdam for two years; when he came back to Switzerland he started his own company, making 3D models and digital images for several architecture studios. He also gets commissioned from different medias to create illustrations.
Since 2011, he develops in parallel to his work his own graphic art, mixing photography and China ink.
Publications: Hôtel New York, in collaboration with Valérie Cicurel
Illustrations for the cityguide Guide sur Lausanne, Editions Gallimard (2003)
Illustrations for Oubabo through the Fumetto Festival in Lucerne (2003)
Cartoons for the newspaper Le Temps (2001 to 2006)
Personal exhibition: Archipels at the Galery Davel 14 in Cully (november/december 2015)
Exhibition Terra Incognita at the Espace Arlaud in Lausanne in collaboration with the University of Lausanne (mai/july 2018)
Exhibition of several drawings from the book Hôtel New York at the Museum Rotterdam Van De Stad for the 25th birthday of the hotel (april/october 2018)