Florence Lucas aka K.I.M.

BIOGRAPHY

Florence Lucas aka K.I.M. is a French artist born in Seoul South Korea, she started her career as drawer & musician in 2004 by designing record covers of Flores Monstrosi, Kim Kong and Miyage, released on the Tigersushi label.

The musicians Arthur H, Bot’Ox, Richard Pinhas, Maestro & Merzbow have also requested her for their album covers & video.

She won the illustration prize of The Art Directors Club (2011) and the golden and silver Lion for design & typography at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity (2010).

She has also worked for brands such as Cacharel, Le Coq Sportif, Yamaha, H&M, Biotherm, France 24 & Festival Villette Sonique. She has designed original textiles for Christophe Lemaire, Agnès B, Valérie Meurisse, The Kooples & Lacoste.

So far, her illustrations have been published in the magazines Les Inrockuptibles, Citizen K, Le Figaro littéraire, Above Magazine, XXI, So Foot, Obsession, Chronic’art, Standard and many others.

EXHIBITIONS

It’s all about Love, Bangkok, Thailand, Toot Yung Art Center, 2013
Song Eun Artspace, Seoul, South Korea, “The Haunted House”, 2013
Art In Nature, Busan, South Korea, “Déjà Vu”, 2013
La Tour Gallery, Paris, “See Her Change from Beauty to Beast”, 2012
Dandy Gallery, Hong Kong, “Déjà Vu”, 2012

VDM Gallery, le Tri postal, Lille, “Fantastic 2012″
La Belle Époque Gallery, Lille, “Armée Noire”, 2012
Le Magasin de Jouets Gallery, Arles, “Magies et Énigmes”, 2012
Le Monte en L’Air, Paris, “Le Jardin des Supplices”, 2011

Books

Manwatching, Orbe Éditions
Le Jardin des Supplices by Octave Mirbeau, Le Lézard Noir

Animation film

The Face of Another, Bot’Ox