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Damien Poulain

Location
Van Coothplein
Material
Spray paint on shutters
Year
2016

Happy Shutters Project

G. Couvreur opened a kiosk in 1953. It was a famous place where you could buy cigars, newspapers, comic books and various magazines. Years later, the kiosk was transformed into ‘Breda’s Smulhuisje’ where people could enjoy Belgian fries, sandwiches and other meals.

Rosa Meininger

About the artist

Damien Poulain

From
United Kingdom
Profession
Graphic designer
Website
Damien Poulain

Damien Poulain is a graphic designer and illustrator with a specific focus on art, fashion and music. He also publishes photography books under the name oodee. After painting shutters in Tokyo, Paris and London Blind Walls Gallery invited Damien to visit Breda and work his magic. Despite it being the hottest day of the year Damien delivered beautiful ‘happy shutters’.