French artist Bilal Berreni was found dead in Detroit with a bullet in his head. Recently formerly identified, he was only 23 years old. Best known for his Zoo Project artwork, Bilal’s black & white work is found throughout Paris and other major cities.
Activist art questioning society, technology and mankind, Zoo Project combined naïve and creative engagement. Bilal was well travelled and interested in many causes such as visiting a refugee camp when in Libya
His latest cause was for the city of Detroit. Bilal was actually color blind, and now the light has gone. He will be remembered as a talented, promising and discreet artist.