A part of what makes Playtime Paris such an inspirational and important trade show is its artful scenography. This summer, two amazing artists will be bringing the SS23 trends, ZEST and POPPY HILL, to life through their work! To get you ready to discover their pieces that will be on display, enjoy this brief introduction to these artists that will help us rejuvenate our creative spirits and take a BREATH of fresh air in Paris July 2-4!


Get ready to see these artists’ work at Playtime Paris!



Lucile Escallier is a freelance graphic designer and illustrator based in Provence, France. She designs dreamlike and soft graphic universes with the goal of bringing a bit of poetry and magic to the world around us. Lucile enjoys working for ethical or authentic projects with the hope of creating a positive impact on the world and fellow human beings.

Having spent her childhood surrounded by the forest, her work is inspired by nature and the tranquility it inspires. She often illustrates flowers and peaceful faces.

Get your pass to come discover her peaceful pieces on display in the POPPY HILL trend space!



A self-taught designer who started his career as a copywriter, Pranav Bhardwaj has spent over a decade work-ex, within creative shops like Google’s in-house agency, Wieden+Kennedy, Vice Media, Saatchi & Saatchi UAE. As an independent artist working in New Delhi, India, his work focuses on putting his imperfections into colors, shapes, and forms. Pranav has collaborated with like-minded brandssuch as Levi’s, Absolut, Hyderabad Design Week, Cosmopolitan on pieces that amplify his style.

Pranav’s artworks have been exhibited at the prestigious London Design Festival, Indian Express, Cosmopolitan, and Time Out Magazine, among other noted international publications. His award-winning design for the iconic Absolut bottle was exhibited at the India Art Fair. Recently, Pranav was published in It’s Nice That and five of his projects have been featured as the Best of the category by Adobe’s Behance (worldwide). Pranav has also recently created a free Dyslexic font to help amplify the struggle of dyslexics through design. He has recently launched a skillshare class that is an in-depth preview of his practice.

Register now to discover Pranav’s incredible work in the ZEST trend space!


We certainly feel inspired after meeting these incredible creative minds!

We can’t wait to discover the work of these artists at Playtime Paris firsthand this summer, and hope we’ll see you there too! In the meantime, check out our article on the winter edition’s artists to keep finding inspiration!

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Madeline Blankenship
Madeline Blankenship