JR

JR describes himself as a “photograffeur” as his work contains elements of both photography and graffiti. The artist is known for pasting portraits of his black and white photography around the globe, from the slums in Paris to the broken bridges in Africa. The people in these communities aren’t just seeing the art: they are the art, they are his models…

Editions

Latest Releases

JR's prints are not just art, they are individual stories which are always part of a greater project. Here you can scroll through his latest releases from Lazinc...  

JR

Women Are Heroes, Elizabeth Kamanga on Sea, Le Havre, France, 2017 Edition of 100
40 cm x 70 cm
Archival pigment print on Somerset Velvet 330gsm paper
JR, Women Are Heroes, Elizabeth Kamanga on Sea, Le Havre, France, 2017
£ 615.00
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"I wish for you to stand up for what you care about by participating in a global art project, and together we'll turn the world...INSIDE OUT."
Exhibitions

JR Crossing

Taking over two floors, visitors are able to experience the world of JR. The exhibition includes artworks from the UNFRAMED Ellis Island project and Les Bosquets series…

Taking over two floors, visitors are able to experience the world of JR. The exhibition includes artworks from the UNFRAMED Ellis Island project and Les Bosquets series…

16 October - 12 November 2015

See also

JR

Why not check out the artist's official website for more news on what they are up to? Or you can scroll across to view videos, press articles, related exhibitions and more...

Into the Archive: 5 Shows, 5 Locations

Over the years, the contemporary art world has grown and grown; with graffiti and ‘street art’ now being shown regularly...
26 September 2017

JR's latest thought-provoking work...

JR’s art provokes thoughts, questions and curiosity in all of those that view his pieces, it doesn’t matter if you...
12 September 2017

Group show Still Here, A Decade Of Lazarides

In February 2016, Lazarides will celebrate its 10th anniversary with a group exhibition from the gallery's most celebrated and pioneering...
12 February - 24 March 2016

JR Crossing

This October Lazarides Rathbone welcomes Parisian artist and TED Prize winner JR back to London with Crossing, an exhibition of...
16 October - 12 November 2015

French guerilla ‘photograffeur’ JR is changing perceptions with his art, one project at a time

Even in this era of diamond-encrusted skulls and multi-million-pound art fairs, we should never underestimate the elemental power of paper, passion and glue.
Amy Dawson, Metro, 16 Oct 2013

JR Actions

JR returns to London after five years with a two-part solo exhibition, Actions, at Lazarides Rathbone and multiple sites across...
11 October - 13 November 2013

JR: Actions at Lazarides Gallery

Returning to London after five years, French artist and social commentator JR presents us with his two-part solo exhibition at London’s Lazarides Gallery – and what an exhibition it is.
Tish Weinstock , The Upcoming, 11 Oct 2013

JR Turning London INSIDE OUT

It's safe to say that JR has thoroughly turned London INSIDE OUT this week. His famous photo booth truck is...
10 October 2013

JR

Parisian street artist/photographer JR uses the whole world as a gallery.
Josh Jones, Le Cool, 10 Oct 2013

JR with his Inside Out Project

French artist JR, creator of the Inside Out project, poses on Monday with some of his portraits at Somerset House in London, England.
Annabel Cook, Financial Times, 7 Oct 2013

Streets: JR (London)

As we mentioned last month, JR (interviewed) is returning to London after five years with a two-part solo exhibition, ACTIONS.
Butterfly, Arrested Motion, 7 Oct 2013

The Gangster: A Profile of JR's London Gallerist, Steve Lazarides

"I've had a bit of a disjointed day," Steve Lazarides says as we stroll through Beverly Hills.
Michael Slenske , Blouin Artinfo, 20 Oct 2010

Group show Grow Up

Lazarides are proud to announce the opening of our new flagship gallery, The Rathbone. To celebrate we are throwing a...
15 May - 25 June 2009

JR 28 Millimetres: Women

We are delighted to present JR's first solo exhibition at Lazarides, 28 Millimetres: Women. The exhibition will take place in...
3 October - 14 November 2008

Group Show The Outsiders, New York

Remember Antony Micallef’s Los Angeles debut in 2007? Well, Lazarides are now coming to the big apple to showcase a...
26 September - 26 October 2008
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