Mixed media on French linen 

150cm x 150cm

  • Artwork Description

    Belongs to the collection about science, the artwork “Hamiltoniens” is based on the concept of Hamilton mechanical physics, which is fundamental in quantum mechanics, explaining the motion of objects at the microscopic level scale but in more complex motion systems, such as planetary orbits. The planets in the universe as we perceive them to always move in the same orbits, but in reality, there is always uncertainty and change, and this has profound implications for the way we see the world. 

    No one can predict the future exactly, we just try our best and enjoy the present moment. That is also Kongo's signature style of composition, wishing to convey optimism and the spirit of "joie de vivre" - enjoying life to its fullest through his works. “Today is the day you create your future. You can't keep thinking about the future if you don't create today. So I always enjoy each day I live and always try to be in control of my life.”

Cyril Kongo’s artworks is marked by his experience and his vision of life. After painting in the streets for more than 30 years and working so that graffiti can be perceived differently, this artist is now considered as a pioneer who understood how to break the codes and build something new through his contemporary and “avant-gardiste” point of view. His influences are multicultural, his level of excellence and his capacity to create new bridges between opposite worlds has forged his style and career.



Cyril Kongo has been able to associate his name with excellence, abundance and virtuosity. He comes from a marginalized environment which has been set aside of the institutionalized art industry but today this visionary artist is known internationally. His singular universe and his strong identity gave him the opportunity to collaborate with the most prestigious names of fashion such as Hermès, Chanel, Richard Mille but also with luxurious brands based on art and craftsmanship such as La Cornue, Pinel&Pinel, Atelier Victor, Daum,…