Emmanuel Michel was born in 1970. He has been travelling the world since the 90s, and focuses on painting and sculpting. A member of the French explorers' society, he draws his inspiration mainly from his travels on the five continents. His work aims at depicting man's daily life through his culture, his rites and his simplicity.
All the resulting drawings, paintings, engravings and his sculptures he creates once he is back in his studio is a way for him to share with us all those emotions and sensations he has brought back from his encouters and adventures .
He regularly organises exhibitions in France and abroad, collaborates regularly with various magazines, participates in documentaries, and has carried out public commissions.
He has more than a dozen books about his work. He lives and works in the Southwest of France