Janna Zhiri was born in 1992 in Montpellier. She graduated from the Villa Arson in 2018. She lives and works in Paris. These scrolls of logorrhoea, flow of words are both a projection of the artist’s memories and her desires: the countryside, the river, laughter.. These different elements create a real open window in her mental space.
“My drawings are improvised, and the whole purpose is to compose while drawing. With that said, there are no preliminary drafts or studies. My drawing is my draft, that’s why there are lots of layers. It is composed of chess. And I want to make it bright every time. The colors are essential and I react with them.”