Arsène Dubois Welkin est un artiste peintre et musicien autodidacte né en 1993 à Paris.
Il grandit dans le petit village de potier de La Borne, puis passera son adolescence dans la ville antique d’Arles avant de revenir faire ses études de philosophie à Paris.
Son œuvre picturale est une quête de simplicité et de contemplation, représentant des personnes, réelles ou imaginées, souvent entourées de symboles, de plantes et d’animaux.

Arsène  Dubois Welkin is a self-taught painter and musician born in 1993 in Paris. He was raised in the small pottery village  of La Borne, then spent his teenage years in the ancient city of Arles before returning to Paris to study philosophy. His Pictoral work is a quest for simplicity and contemplation, representing people, real or imagined, often surrounded by symbols, plants and animals.

EXHIBITIONS

SOLO

2020  “Deambulatio Temporis” Galerie La Maison Close / ARLES

2019  “San Palermo” Galerie Edouard Escougnou / PARIS

2018  Galerie La Confrérire / PARIS

2017  Galerie La Confrérire / PARIS

2013  Cité Internationale, Maison de la Suède / PARIS

GROUP

​2020 ADN Loves Art / PARIS

2019  Ground Control / PARIS

2018  Art Pocket 4, Théâtre de VANVES 

2017  Art Pocket 3, Théâtre de VANVES

2016  L’étendoir / MONTREUIL

2015  Groovandise / PARIS

2014  Free Clamiche / CLAMART

RESIDENCYS / AWARDS

​2021 Centre d’art René d’Anjou, Château de Tarascon / TARASCON

2020  Hôte d’or, Galerie La Maison Close / ARLES

MUSIC
DISCOGRAPHY

2018 / Thee Maximators – “Dust Damages” LP

2015 / Thee Maximators – “Hour Glass” EP

2014 / Trash Bloom – “Going East” SINGLE

2014 / Thee Maximators “Best Off” LP

2013 / Thee Maximators – “God Raped Me” EP

2013 / Trash Bloom – “Jungle” EP

2012 / Thee Maximators – “Split w/ Burnside Eleven” EP

2012 / Arsène Welkin – “Sweet Trip” SINGLE

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PAST SHOWS :

25/10/19 (FR) PARIS – Espace B w/ SBRBS

21/03/19 (FR) LYON – Le Farmer

17/11/18 (FR) PARIS – Supersonic w/ Dr Chan

05/10/08 (FR) BOURGES – Le Nadir w/ Electric Retro Spectrum

22/09/18 (FR) PANTIN – L’Aerosol, Off Noise FEST

25/08/18 (FR) MAREUIL SUR CHER – La Bergerie FEST w/ Johnny Mafia

09/05/18 (FR) PARIS – Espace B, Release party w/ Slift & Vaguess

28/04/18 (FR) BOURGES – Beau Bar PDB FEST

27/04/18 (FR) TOULOUSE – Le Ravelin

25/04/18 (FR) BORDEAUX – La Voute FLIPPIN FEST w/ Lingua Nada

13/04/18 (CH) FRIBOURG – Le Nouveau Monde FREI FEST w/ Dusty Mush

12/04/18 (FR) LYON – Le Farmer w/ King Sweet

31/03/18 (BE) TOURNAI – JNDA FEST

31/01/18 (FR) PARIS – Supersonic w/ Kagoule

25/01/18 (FR) NANTERRE – Univserité, 50 ans Mai 68 FEST

25/11/17 (FR) VANVES – Théâtre de Vanves

03/11/17 (FR) PANTIN – Halles Papin

01/11/17 (FR) AUBERVILLIERS – La Station

20/10/17 (FR) PARIS – Petit Bain

23/09/17 (FR) PARIS – Espace B w/ CFM

09/07/17 (FR) PARIS – Espace B w/ Meatbodies

15/06/17 (FR) PARIS – Le Batofar

20/05/17 (FR) MONTREUIL – Lobster Fest

19/05/17 (FR) PARIS – La Mécanique Ondulatoire w/ Heaters

02/05/17 (FR) PARIS – Supersonic w/ The Wytches

23/11/16 (FR) PARIS – La Mécanique Ondulatoire w/ Bazooka

06/10/16 (FR) PARIS – Le Bus Palladium

23/09/16 (FR) MORTHOMIERS – FESTIVAL D’automne w/ Burning Heads, It It Anita ..

13/08/16 (FR) PARIS – Mécanique Ondulatoire w/ Paul Jacobs

09/07/16 (FR) VILLEJUIF – PigHorse Party w/ Le Villejuif Undergound …

11/06/16 (FR) MONTREUIL – L’étendoir

28/05/16 (FR) BOURGES – Inauguration Brasserie Bos

21/05/16 (FR) RENNES – Buddy Rec FESTIVAL w/ Wild Raccoon & Dr Chan

14/05/16 (FR) NANTES – A la bonne planchette Inauguration w/ VANS Skateboard

06/05/16 (FR) PARIS – Espace B w/ The Coathangers / Mary Bell

16/04/16 (FR) BOURGES – Murrayfield, OFF Printemps de Bourges

14/04/16 (FR) PARIS – Olympic Café w/ Dr Chan

26/03/16 (FR) VANVES – Théatre de Vanves, FESTIVAL Ardanthé

15/03/16 (FR) PARIS – La Mécanqiue Ondulatoire w/ The Vacants Lost

04/03/16 (FR) NANTES – La Rumeur w/ Dr Chan

22/02/16 (FR) PARIS – Le Batofar

20/02/16 (FR) BOURGES – 22 d”Auron w/ Mars red Sky

31/01/16 (FR) PARIS – Espace B w/ Pega Monstro

17/12/15 (FR) PARIS – Olympic Café w/ Joujou Jaguar & Los vv’s

20/11/15 (FR) PARIS – Cantine de Belleville w/ Burnside & Dr Chan

05/11/15 (FR) PARIS – Espace B w/ Crash Normal

25/10/15 (UK) BRIGHTON – Secret FESTIVAL w/ God Damn

21/10/15 (FR) BORDEAUX – Wunderbar w/ Slim Customers

15/10/15 (FR) PARIS – Batofar w/ LA LUZ

08/07/15 (FR) PARIS – L’international w/ Punkin Bro’s & Stratocastors

10/06/15 (FR) PARIS – Espace B w/ Slim Customers

14/05/15 (FR) PARIS – Espace B w/ The Lee Van Cleef Lost Finger

08/05/15 (FR) ST GEORGES SUR ARNON – FESTIVAL Les Sirènes Hurlantes w/ The Deltabonds

30/04/15 (HG) BUDAPEST – Corvinteto w/ Jimmy Trash

29/04/15 (AT) WIEN – Venster w/ Thristy Eyes

25/04/15 (FR) RENNES – Melody Maker w/ Versatil Monster

24/04/15 (UK) BRIGHTON – Sticky Mike’s Frog Bar w/ Vant

22/04/15 (UK) LONDON – The Macbeth w/ Dolls & Jhonny Halifax

18/04/15 (CH) BASEL – Archiv w/ The Madcaps

17/04/15 (CH) GENÈVE – Pachinko

16/04/15 (CH) LUGANO – CSOA Molino w/ Black Boys On Moped

11/04/15 (FR) MARSEILLE – Retard Records FESTIVAL w/ The Memories, Thee MVPs …

10/04/15 (FR) ARLES – Ateliers Lustucru

09/04/15 (FR) PERPIGNAN – BBC Perpinya w/ Les Marinellis

24/03/15 (FR) PARIS – La Mécanique Ondulatoire – Yummy w/ Factotum & TAOS HUMM

07/03/15 (SW) FRIBOURG – Burger Revolution – XX

09/02/15 (FR) PARIS Les Nautes *

31/01/15 (FR) PARIS Théâtre de Vanves

24/01/15 (FR) PARIS Olympic Café w/ Délicieux Enfant

19/12/14 (FR) PARIS – Zorba w/ Stratocastors

13/12/14 (FR) PARIS – Espace B w/ Sound Sweet Sound / Powder Blue

07/11/14 (FR) PARIS – L’International w/ Pan

29/10/14 (FR) PARIS – La Mecanique Ondulatoire w/ Spit Shake Sisters

04/10/14 (FR) PARIS – La Féline w/ Dirty White Fever

13/09/14 (FR) PARIS – Mecanique Ondulatoire w/ Travel Check *

30/08/14 (CH) ROMONT – On The Road Festival

13/06/14 (FR) PARIS – Olympic Café w/ Entracte Twist

07/06/14 (FR) PARIS – Espace B w/ Joujou Jaguar

28/05/14 (FR) PARIS – Mécanique Ondulatoire w/ Bazooka

26/04/14 (FR) BOURGES – Café Bazar (Black Totem Fest) w/ Travel Check

25/04/14 (FR) BOURGES – Café Bazar (Black Totem Fest) w/ Nerve City / Medication *

01/03/14 (FR) PARIS – Mécanique Ondulatoire w/ Dusty Mush

18/02/14 (FR) PARIS – Les Cariatides *

13/02/14 (FR) BOURGES – Café Bazar w/ Travel Check

04/02/14 (FR) PARIS – L’International w/ Os Noctambulos *

02/02/14 (BE) GENT – Kinky Star club *

01/02/14 (FR) LILLE – Imposture *

31/01/14 (BE) BRUXELLES – Chaff *

30/01/14 (FR) STRASBOURG – Mudd Club w/ Go!Zilla *

29/01/14 (IT) RIVA DEL GARDA – Lochness Pub *

26/01/14 (IT) ROME – 30 Formiche *

25/01/14 (IT) BUCINE – WIP *

24/01/14 (IT) CALENZANO – Factory Club *

23/01/14 (IT) RAVENNA – Moog *

22/01/14 (GE) TUBINGEN – Epplehaus w/ Zeus *

21/01/14 (BE) KORTJRICK – The Pit’s *

17/01/14 (UK) BRIGHTON – Blind Tiger Club w/ Spit Shake Sisters *

16/01/14 (UK) BRIGHTON – The Hope w/ Demob Happy *

12/01/14 (FR) PARIS – Gibus Café w/ Travel Check

14/12/13 (FR) PARIS – Mécanique Ondulatoire w/ The Vickers

29/11/13 (FR) PARIS – Le Buzz w/ Travel Check

22/11/13 (FR) BOURGES – Murrayfield w/ Go!Zilla

17/11/13 (FR) MONTPELLIER – Black Cheep *

16/11/13 (FR) PERPIGNAN – Ubu*

15/11/13 (FR) MARSEILLE – Machine à Coure w/ Quetzal Snakes *

10/11/13 (FR) BOURGES – Café Bazar *

09/11/13 (FR) TOURS – Serpent Volant *

08/11/13 (FR) ANGERS – Café Latin *

02/11/13 (FR) RENNES – Sympatic w/ *

03/07/13 (FR) PARIS – Le Six/Huit *

26/06/13 (FR) LANNION – Havanna Café *

22/06/13 (FR) RENNES – Melody Maker w/ Catfight *

21/06/13 (FR) BOURGES – Café Bazar *

26/04/13 (FR) BOURGES PDB OFF – Café Bazar * w/ Slim Customers

25/04/13 (FR) BOURGES PDB OFF – Cave 40 * w/ Slim Customers

15/03/13 (FR) ANGOULÊME – Le Karma *

18/01/13 (FR) RENNES – Le Bar’Hic *

22/11/12 (FR) PARIS – La Miroiterie *

20/10/12 (FR) ANGOULÊME – Le Kennedy *

19/10/12 (FR) BOURGES – Café Bazar *

08/06/12 (FR) BOURGES – Le Nadir w/ Bob Log III & Las Kellies

25/05/12 (UK) LONDRES – Mother Live w/ Electric Discharge Machine

26/04/12 (FR) BOURGES – Café Bazar

25/04/12 (FR) BOURGES – Cave 40 w/ Frank William & The Ghost Riders

30/03/12 (FR) BOURGES – Cave 40

19/06/11 (FR) BOURGES – Cave 40

30/05/11 (FR) MENETOU SALON – Fiedlstock Fest

24/05/11 (FR) BOURGES – Scène ouverte PDB BOURGES

23/05/11 (FR) BOURGES – Café Bazar

08/04/11 (FR) BOURGES – Saint Medard

23/03/11 (FR) PARIS – La Miroiterie w/ Catholic Spray

10/02/11 (FR) BOURGES – Rascal’s w/ Les Enfants de Pont-Vert

23/12/10 (FR) BOURGES – Café Bazar w/ Les Jeunes Césars

* w/ Burnside Eleven