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Maxime Blachère was born in 1980 in France. Coming from a family of artists, he draws from the nursery and discovers graffiti at Cote-Rousse secondary school in Chambéry in 1992.
He discovered contemporary art and made his first performance or installations with the “Performers” in 1996 before joining the “sector S” in the 2000s.
Emigrated to Lyon, he collaborates with many local artists from Halle des Arts, Art Up, and the NLK crew.
Maxime Blachère exports to more than 14 countries. Hi also goes by Blach, Blachgraff, for mural frescoes, Max le Tagueur for graffiti stickers for children, Charbele, for satirical drawings and Blachère for paintings.