Spraybeast interview the parisian Keno of the Peace And Love crew
Where are you from?
So, i‚Äôm from south Paris, don‚Äôt mix up with the northtern district, more sketchyer from my opinion, ‚Äúyou don‚Äôt mix up cloth and towels‚Äùas we say in french.
How long have you been writing and how did you get into it?
I‚Äôm writing since 1996, i alwais liked to hang outside as a kid. I grew up in the 13th district, in paris, a very special neighbohood for graffiti, a unique tag and graffiti scene was created there. As soon i¬†could ¬†i started myself to practice. I wanted to colored my city, i just needed a can a marker to make happy
Tell me about PAL
A bunch of cool meetings with chilled dudes sharing the same vide than me, oppened and curious, as well on the human and artistic side. That‚Äôs not common nowadays. on the whole, a kind of ‚Äúdead poet society‚Äù if you want. We called it PAL, means ‚Äúpeace and love‚Äù
Do you like painting in Paris, it looks like you guys get up to some fun shit
See the question about my favorite city. Life‚Äôs a joke, and at one point we had to find something to do, no?
How would you describe your style?
I don‚Äôt know, I try, I change sometimes it works sometimes not, and that‚Äôs why I keepin doing it .That‚Äôs ‚Äúnever ending story‚Äù.
Who‚Äôs idea was the 2 colour productions that you, Tomek and Horfe have been doing?
Basically, that the cheapest, simplest, fastest ,stylest painting activity. Raw impact who demands some skills only PAL‚Äôs knights posseses.
Any good chase stories?
I forgot all of that cause of alcohol, may be it‚Äôs better
What‚Äôs the best place you have painted?
It doesn‚Äôt exist, each spot hide a secret magic atmosphere, that‚Äôs what i‚Äôm looking for. My own personal device could be ‚Äúnever stop exploring‚Äù
Full interview on Spraybeast web
The blog of the PAL