Yes, make no mistake, Paris is the city of arts. Some of you may clamor how Paris used to be the city of arts, but not anymore — it’s the city of New York that took over and became the central hub for the arts.
Well, I disagree. I’ve spent some time in New York, and while walking around and enjoying the energy and the vibrancy of that magnificent city, not even once did I feel the urge to grab a sketchbook and make a few quick sketches. But the moment I set my foot in Paris, I kept feeling this constant urge, this constant inspiration to slow down and delve into sketching, into art.
Here then is a quick ‘documentary’ of one typical sketching session in Paris: