Pourquoi j’ai cassé les codes
“There has not been one minute in my life as an artist when I haven’t questioned the dogmas people wanted to impose on me. Or when I haven’t fought prejudice. Moving forward means shaking things up, accepting feelings of fear while being like no-one else.”
Richard Orlinski is the worlds best-selling French artist. For the first time, he tells the story of his journey, his climb to the top, the challenges he had to overcome. He also shares the secrets of his extraordinary success. Sculpture, music, design… How has he managed to turn everything he has undertaken into a phenomenal success, in just ten years?
His testimonial is a life lesson about a resilient man who has succeeded in surmounting obstacles, pushing beyond his limits, and endlessly reinventing himself. In this success story of an autobiography, he explodes preconceived ideas about the art world, opens the doors to his pop culture universe and above all, invites every one of us to believe in ourselves.
A renowned sculptor and versatile artist, RICHARD ORLINSKI stands out and disturbs in an art world that is all too often exclusive and Paris-centric. His mission: to make art accessible to as many people as possible. This approach has earned him some virulent critics and caused a few controversies, but his audience keeps on growing. In love with all forms of art, he never stops challenging convention. Fresh from embarking on a successful musical venture (his hit “Heartbeat” performed by Eva Simons topped the charts for several weeks and his album is on the way), he tells us about his path to success in an autobiography that resembles an obstacle course
Attention, the book exists only in France and has not been translated