Painter synaesthete, Beaux-Arts Academy Paris, protégé of a Flemish master, he writes and sculpts aromas. In 1998 Stéphane Humbert Lucas asked an elderly perfumer, Henri Sorsana, to teach him his experience and his methods.
He prefers that master-disciple relationship to the sterile disciplines of schools of theory. He says "I am like Rousseau with his na?ve paintings, much less nomadic. I love to shut myself up in my studio creating beautiful things.
In this way I am free to interpret the object described, to deform it without fear of compromise. Here then are my particular, hippy or anarchic creations".