The Publisher and gallery owner Virgile Legrand and the painter and singer Peter Doherty joined their forces together in a four-handed book titled Peter Doherty | Arthur Rimbaud | Virgile Legrand that will be published on March,3th.
Born in 1979 in Hexham, England, Peter Doherty is Know by the people as the singer of famous rock bands like The libertines and Babyshambles.
Since leaving the scene cause of events about his personal life, Peter Doherty has focused on his artistic career and his melodic rock ballads must not forget his qualities as a painter with his personal pictorial world, very influenced by Arthur Rimbaud.
This book includes a selection of paintings by Peter Doherty, deeply rock, mixing drawing, writing and collage, as well as photographs by Virgil Legrand of Peter and his group and portraits of Arthur Rimbaud.
Drawings and paintings give us a peculiar view on his tormented personal universe.
This ensemble of paintings and photos, will be grouped in a double exhibition in the House of Arthur Rimbaud in Charleville-Mézières and at rue de l'université,56 in Paris.
Peter Doherty |Arthur Rimbaud | Virgile Legrand
Éditions Virgile Legrand – Price 30 € - March, 3th
Double - exposition
Galerie Virgile Legrand | 56 rue de l’Université - Paris 7e
From 3 march to 30 mars 2018
Musée Rimbaud | Quai Arthur Rimbaud - Charleville-Mézières
from 3 march to 22 ma 2018