Vincent Abadie Hafez (Zepha)

Visual artist, urban calligraphy

Vincent Abadie Hafez (Zepha) is a French artist who lives and works near Toulouse (Fr). He has been involved in the graffiti movement since 1989, developing a unique visual language based on the deconstruction of the letter and the transcultural meanings of alphabets. Recognized for his original contribution to the urban calligraphy movement, his works combine a personal interpretation of lettering with ornamental work, in a complex dynamic style.