Artist | Professional
Jinks was born in March 1976 in Vevey, Switzerland. In the late 1980s, rap music and culture punctuate the life of Jinks. In 1994, he was arrested by album glorifying graffiti, notably the album "Chromatic" group Sens Unik Lazoo signed the collective MAC
He feels ready to invest the middle of graffiti in 2003 and nicknamed Jinks humorous allusion to the "bad luck" that sticks to the skin at that time. Jinks in 2006 was the trigger that will begin its work and present its debut full-fledged artist. It inserts blanks stencil on some frescoes of his collective. Brimming with inspiration, he began a series of stencil on canvas. Portraits of personalities that affect the indignant or otherwise inspire him. Where artists such as Warhol, Basquiat and Picasso are posing on funds as varied as the techniques he uses to achieve them.
Jinks Flowerisation participates in the district of Nantes Malakoff in April 2007 with Nowart (Arnaud Rabier) is then in June he participated in "Onsexpose" in the streets of Nantes, this is the beginning of a long history between jinks and collages.
In 2010, Jinks began a long series of signs by diverting his way. With more than 500 panels hijacked in France, Morocco, Algeria, Canada, Switzerland and Spain, Jinks gives a smile to passersby who look up. Each sticker is cut by hand, one by one, which gives a unique side panels that each one meets in the streets.
Jinks 2011 incorporates the collective "Visual Artillery" based the united states, with whom he participated in the documentary "Heart Transplant: A Street Art Documentary" representing the international street art.
2012 is not the end of the world, but the beginning of a long journey to the works of Jinks. January commitments led him to expose Tahrir Square in Cairo to the event "Mad Graffiti Week" denouncing the military violence of 2011 in Egypt. In February he participated in the project "Tanja Street Art" Cultural Delegation to Tangier. Then in March to the 3rd International Exhibition in Jakarta Gardu House Gallery.