Jean de Pomereu

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When did you realize you wanted to pursue art professionally? I’ve been drawn to art and photography from a young age. I studied art history and photography in college in Paris. At the time I was especially drawn to abstraction. … Continue reading

Daria Svertilova

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How do you define beauty? In my opinion, beauty is a very controversial notion – especially nowadays – and every person perceives it according to his [or her] mentality and taste. Personally for me, beauty is connected with naturalness and … Continue reading

Alasdair Thomson

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Can you tell me a little about your upbringing? I’m from Aburdine, Scotland, a small place up north. Edinburgh is the central belt and 95% of population lives between Edinburgh and Glasgow. 90% of Scotland is empty! I stayed in … Continue reading

Felix Wong

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How did you get into photography? For me, it started back in high school. To put it nicely, my classmate made me take photography wit him so that he wouldn’t be by himself. He kept bugging me and I finally … Continue reading

Ludovic Zuili

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Tell me about your first camera. Right now, I’m living with roommates and I used to go to school with one of the girls when we were six. Her dad gave me my first digital camera. I also had an old … Continue reading

Nirrimi

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This conversation will be published in The Raw Book’s first print book. More news on the Kickstarter will be released later this summer, 2014. Tell us about yourself. My name is Nirrimi and I am a documenter from Australia. I … Continue reading

Glass Organelle

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Why did you start your blog? It was a way for me to connect with people. In real life, I don’t have any friends or contacts that share my interests in fashion. It was a way for me to connect with … Continue reading

Craig Maldonado

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What drew you to architecture? My mother is a painter and my father is an architect. It was a confluence of both of those influences. I started off in landscape architecture and received my BS from Cornell. Eventually, I got … Continue reading

Bjørn van den Berg

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When did you get interested in design? As a child, I drew a lot and collected many things. I’ve been connected to objects. I even wanted to be a car designer as a child, so I always drew cars. It … Continue reading

Ildar Iksanov

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Tell us about yourself. My name is Ildar. I’m 22 and I’m from Moscow.  I’m a stylist at FOTT , the best menswear store in Russia.  Also, I play drums in a band called Trud. All of these things have helped … Continue reading

Hanna Antonsson

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Tell us about yourself. I was brought up in the woods of Sweden with a cat as my best friend. From there I’ve worked myself out to bigger and bigger civilizations. I’ve studied photography from an age of sixteen in … Continue reading

Ryan Russell

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Why did you get into photography? Originally  I used to a web designer. I was into computer designing. After I created a website for a band in Alabama, we needed some show photos to complete the site. I bought a … Continue reading