High Artist Spotlight: Lescot Nakamichi

Lescot Nakamichi is an award winning Franco-German artist and ghost-designer who has been working all over the world for many global design, movie and entertainment companies. This included Pixar and Disney as well as many automotive and fashion brands. He never lost his love for painting and drawing and started in his teens to design stickers and paste-ups in Paris. Being in love with the oceans and free diving since childhood, his art often reflects a special variety of transparent layers, mixed with bold shapes and clear lines.

We recently asked Lescot some questions about his inspirations:

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Q: Where do you find your creative inspiration?

A: "Under the sea or a full moon, books, clouds, people."

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Q: Why do you do what you do?

A: "Because I have to. Otherwise Heart/brain overload ;)"

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Q: What art/artist do you most identify with?

A: "Albrecht Dürer and Hokusai."

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Q: What role does an artist have in society?

A: "Artists can show the beauty of life, the underlying magic. We can also expose evil and terror."

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Q: What is your artistic outlook on life?

A: "Grow, spread, connect."

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Q: What advice would you give your younger self?

A: "Don’t believe in people, believe in yourself."

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