Just like Daft Punk, with whom he collaborated on Random Access Memories, Chilly Gonzales has been wise enough to avoid getting stuck in the trap of fame. Seated on the terrace of the Parisian café where we meet, the man is only recognised by a few music aficionados.
Stéphane Malka « I admire contemporary art’s enormous capacity to criticise, a quality seriously endangered in architecture today »
When it comes to defining Stéphane Malka’s work, unclassifiable is undoubtedly the first word that comes to mind. Born in Marseilles in southern France, Malka went on to become a prominent figure in the art of graffiti. It was his early passion for creating huge frescoes throughout industrial wastelands and in Paris’ suburbia, he states, that turned him into an architect, with a particular fascination for neglected urban interstices.