Photo: Pekka Lintusaari
Eric Leraillez is a french graphic designer living in Finland. He has made many illustrations to Finnish papers, like Tekniikka & Talous and Taloustaito. Leraillez also has made art on walls, Viking mythology illustrations, and he painted a Nativity Scene for the Pitäjänmäki church.
“I am trained as an illustrator and graphic designer. Working on such large formats gives a lot of impact to the image. These images are not like those printed on paper: the passer-by is obliged to see them, and I did not want, despite the size of the monkey, that the viewer felt assaulted. my intention is to do something that gives pleasure to be watched and can be watched again …”