Jérôme Karsenti (*1969), artist, painter, poet. Grew up in Nice, studied in Marseilles and Paris, earned a degree in architecture from the Ecole d’architecture de la Villette, Paris.
Has entirely dedicated himself to his painting and writing since 1997. Exhibitions in Paris, Gallerie « Impression » January-March 2002, Gallerie « Tsenka » July-July 2002-2003. Latest major exhibition “AND”, Paris, September 2011, and « Shadow’s Contract » in Berlin where he has been living since 2009.
Published in France by Derrière la salle de bains and Rue des promenades, (recently a novel « You cannot be serious, man » and a poetry book « Pupilles de fourmis »).
His research leads him to reflect on the idea of simplicity within the arts and architecture, following the idea of “less is more”, the point at which concentration transforms into exuberance, architecture,...- converge through the prism of poetry.