After studying art history, William Bartel fell in love with theater and the performing arts.
Self-taught, his passion was initially in theatrical make-up then quickly found inspiration in the world of fashion.
His work is represented best by an intense, singular and passionate woman.
His talent with a unique combination of colors allows him to collaborate with the biggest photographer such Terry Richardson, Lachlan Bailey, Hans Feurer, Francois Nars, Harley Weir, Cédric Buchet, Théo Wenner, , Angelo Pennetta, Mark Segal...
He collaborates regularly with W Magazine, Numéro, Numéro Japan, Vogue spain, British Vogue, Interview, ID, Vogue US, Harpers Baazar T Magazine, among others... William will also have the privilege to work with icons such as MIA, Mila Jovovic, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Marina Abramovic, Carla Bruni, Lily James, Scarlett Johansson, Nicole Richie, Justin Timberlake,Elton John, Courtney Love, or still Eva Herzigova, Juliette Binoche, Lara Stone and Natalia Vodianova..
Based in Paris but working all over the world, he continues his ascent by being inspired by nature, by art, and especially by the cinema.