Louis Barthélemy is a multidisciplinary artist and designer who lives and works between Marrakesh, Cairo and Paris.
A crucial part of his practice is the preservation and the revival of traditional crafts threatened by globalization. He started his studies with a Bachelor in Central Saint Martins while at the same time he worked for Dior as scarf designer. He graduated in 2012.
He continued working for Salvatore Ferragamo and Gucci,
however he gradually re-orientated his interest towards different directions which led him to Marrakesh and then to Cairo and to his collaboration with native artisans.