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Works

Conjured drawings and compositions

In This Wet Place

In This Wet Place

Album cover design for the latest Orchid Lodge album
Ossuary Wraith

Ossuary Wraith

Ghastly bone-covered logo for the black metal band Ossuary Wraith
Aura Merlin

Aura Merlin

Wizardy dungeon synth logo
Swamp Lantern

Swamp Lantern

Mushy, heavy and psychedelic logo shrouded in thick smoke for the occult doom band Swamp Lantern
Arroliga

Arroliga

Spiky neo-tribal inspired logo for the photographer Arroliga
Good Fucking Morning

Good Fucking Morning

Lettering for a personal project of a friend
The Travel Log

The Travel Log

An illustrated logo inspired by old-school DnD Manuals made for the DnD lore podcast The Travel Log
Henbane

Henbane

A lettering piece made inspired by the henbane herb, used by european witches in their flying ointment
Bosch Creature

Bosch Creature

Small illustration of a creature form a Bosch painting
Black Tongue Silver

Black Tongue Silver

Hand-drawn lettering for the jeweller Black Tongue silver
Hex Ritual

Hex Ritual

Hand-drawn lettering and sigil for Hex Ritual, a black synth project.
Fantômes Zine - issue 1

Fantômes Zine - issue 1

Illustrations for my ghost stories zine
Mundaun

Mundaun

A pencil drawing inspired by the alpine folk-horror game Mundaun
Sun Invocation

Sun Invocation

A singular flame, borrowed from the sun, captured in paint on wood, enshrined in a sigil
Research links

Research links

References, archives and research material on illustration and art
Symbolism in art

Symbolism in art

Some notes on the late 19th century art movement called Symbolism and a collection of inspiring works and artists
Black Metal December 2021

Black Metal December 2021

As I did in 2017, I'm making a black metal inspired typography piece every day of the month of December
Dungeon Synth Covers

Dungeon Synth Covers

Cassette sleeve designs for fictional dungeon synth albums
The Witches of Alicudi

The Witches of Alicudi

Illustration inspired by the folklore of the flying witches of Alicudi made for cvstomer service zine, a folk-horror zine
Around Your Grave I'll Light a ring of Fire

Around Your Grave I'll Light a ring of Fire

Cover artwork for a new single by Blood and Dust
Dark Folklore illustrations for Disturbia

Dark Folklore illustrations for Disturbia

Pencil and ink digital illustrations and lettering pieces around themes of folklore and magic made for apparel design
Failed utopia

Failed utopia

Brutalist ruins of Montreal's olympic stadium and surrounding public spaces
Folktober 2021

Folktober 2021

Pencil, pen and digital illustrations inspired by folklore.
Vacarme Hurlant

Vacarme Hurlant

Logo for a blackened death metal band from Quebec
Hex

Hex

Let your demons out
The Onion Knight

The Onion Knight

The Onion Knight from Dark Souls one, sitting at the gate and wondering about life
Foulest Witch

Foulest Witch

Hand-drawn logo, sigil and illustrations for Foulest Witch, a black metal, dark ambient and ritual music label
Wheel Skeleton

Wheel Skeleton

One of the skeletons tied to gigantic spiked wheels from Dark Souls
Nicole Marxen

Nicole Marxen

Hand-drawn band logo for the solo project of Nicole Marxen
Nihtgengan

Nihtgengan

Hand-drawn band logo for the oniric dungeon synth / darkambient project Nihtgengan
Ariel Doom

Ariel Doom

A lettering piece made for the black metal-themed art project of a friend.
Saguenay travel photography

Saguenay travel photography

Hiking and climing to see the fjords, riding kids bikes down construction lanes, eating risotto as breakfast, a first escape during the plague.
Treecrets cards

Treecrets cards

Illustrated cards for a quiet game about trees.
The Landscape is Listening

The Landscape is Listening

Getting lost in the fragmented forest that lives beneath the city.
Trans Cerne Giant

Trans Cerne Giant

Making the british landscape more trans
T for Trans

T for Trans

A personal project made for on instagram alphabet of LGBTQIA terms
Blood and Dust

Blood and Dust

Website for the auditory and visual project Blood and Dust.
Rites of Blood and Dust

Rites of Blood and Dust

Album cover and cassette sleeve design for the first Blood and Dust release
Golem Heart dice

Golem Heart dice

Logo for a friend's custom gaming dice project
Tattered banner

Tattered banner

War-torn goblin banner
Fun Hell

Fun Hell

An hommage to the wonderful trash city that is Montréal
Miniature armoury

Miniature armoury

A collection of dark fantasy weapons
An ominous presence

An ominous presence

A mysterious haunting figure
Baphomet

Baphomet

Four-horned satanic goat
Sketchbook dec 2020

Sketchbook dec 2020

Raw scans from my sketchbook
Hellebore zine cover

Hellebore zine cover

Dead leaves buried by snow, dark and empty branches reaching for the sky like the horns of a great beast.
Fantômes

Fantômes

Small website for my collaborative ghost story zine.
New Orleans travel photography

New Orleans travel photography

Hot sauce, neon lights and plant-covered high balconies.
Dublin travel photography

Dublin travel photography

Foggy alleys, crumbling buildings and the smell of beer.
Dodecae

Dodecae

Black and white photo of the dodecae audio/visual event in Toronto in 2014.
Inktober 2017-2018

Inktober 2017-2018

Illustrations made for the daily drawing challenge Inktober
Warm wishes

Warm wishes

Illustration made for a Yule card for Manière Noire
Grim Howl

Grim Howl

Hand-drawn logo for the dungeon synth project Grim Howl.
A heavy black veil

A heavy black veil

Darkness hides but also reveals
Cemetery walks

Cemetery walks

Wandering between worlds
Blood and Dust

Blood and Dust

Logo and design for a ritualistic horror drone project I'm doing with Hex.
Curious Moth

Curious Moth

Hand-drawn lettering for the finnish band Curious Moth.
Moshimoshpit

Moshimoshpit

Commissioned lettering for a youtube channel.
Ariel

Ariel

Hand-drawn lettering and symbol for the neofolk band Ariel.
Black Metal December 2017

Black Metal December 2017

Series of 31 black metal inspired lettering pieces, one for every day of the month of December.
Cimmerian

Cimmerian

Logo, design and motion design for the visual storytelling project Cimmerian.
Cursed Object

Cursed Object

Hand-drawn lettering, identity system and publisher seal for a publishing company.
Hex Evans

Hex Evans

Portfolio website for writer and editor Hex Evans.
Ich Hab Die Nacht Geträumet

Ich Hab Die Nacht Geträumet

Music video for a the neofolk band of a good friend, eerie gothic vibes.
John Eternal

John Eternal

Custom lettering piece for a good friend and client.
Manière Noire Shop

Manière Noire Shop

Logo and symbol for my obscure accessory shop.
Noir Lifestyle

Noir Lifestyle

Occult-themed lifestyle video for my obscure accessory project.
Warm wishes

Warm wishes

Iconoclastic short video accompanied by one of my modular synth compositions.
Danse Macabre

Danse Macabre

A dancing skeleton for the plague days
Deep One Tiara

Deep One Tiara

My interpretation of the deep one tiara from Lovecraft's Shadow over Innsmouth
Dead tongues

Dead tongues

Preview video for the song Dead Tongues by Blood and dust.
Suburban unease

Suburban unease

A series of cinematic shots of the Montreal suburbs trying to capture the feeling of unease, distrust and inhospitality of higher middle class white neighbourhoods.
Smothered

Smothered

A heavy white blanket swallowing the city
Chrysopoeia typeface

Chrysopoeia typeface

Typeface inspired by alchemical symbols
Latency

Latency

First prototype of a short movie project about latency, absence and persistence of human presence in architecture and urban landscapes.
Miniature landscapes

Miniature landscapes

Exploring the miniature landscapes found in nature, microcosms contained into and evoking the larger landscapes that they are part of