Richard Clarkson

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Tell us about your childhood. I grew up on a farm in New Zealand and I think that there is a creative element in all areas of my life. My dad often created little inventions to make his job, a … Continue reading

Cynthia Merhej

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Tell us about yourself. My name is Cynthia Merhej and I do many different things in the realm of visual communication. I’m currently based in Beirut. In your own words, what is beauty? There’s nothing special about it. It’s everywhere … Continue reading

Dez’Mon Omega Fair

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Let’s start with how you got into art. I always doodled as a child. I didn’t call myself an artist until recently. I was extremely into fashion and the human aesthetic and how people present themselves. I really love clothes and … Continue reading

Avery Nejam

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Let’s start with The Web. It’s cool. It’s so big but it’s so small at the same time. It’s amazing. So, is the internet what you’d thank most for starting your career?  Definitely. It doesn’t get as good as a … Continue reading

Barry Underwood

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How did you come to work with lights? Early on when I worked in photography, I mostly photographed at night, applying light to objects. Starting in my mom’s backyard in the summertime, I photographed flowers, and just played while trying to figure … Continue reading

Francis Vallejo

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Have you always been creative? When I was about 5 years old, I remember my uncle asking me what I wanted to do when I grew up. Since I learned to read through comic books like Superman and Jimmy Olsen, … Continue reading

Rebecca Louise Law

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What ignited your passion with flowers? I studied Fine Art as a Colour Field Artist specializing in Painting and Printmaking. I loved working large scale with colour, yet the canvas felt restricting and never large enough. I started experimenting with mixed … Continue reading

Eiko Ojala

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Were you always creative growing up? I think so. I  have been drawing since I remember. I’ve done music, animations, and video editing before too. Once you’re creative, the medium doesn’t matter. You can do things in different fields. What … Continue reading

L. Shima

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Did you always want to be a model? Over time, yes. It was more of the technical aspect of it all that fascinated me. I didn’t know what it was like to contact photographers, work with makeup artists, work with … Continue reading

Daniel Schulze

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Tell us about yourself. I grew up in a two generation family house in Berlin. My grandfather bought the house for his four daughters and three of them went in with their families. We had separated flats, but in fact … Continue reading

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