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Artist of the Week – Cliff Snell III

9 August, 2010 от · 2 comments

Interview with Cliff Snell III by Galya Mladenova Cliff Snell III is the American “fairytale surrealist” artist. His “fairytale” swirling nature paintings are very distinctive, and his collectors prize his dreamy, but precise use of color. Naturalists enjoy his ability to present an accurate, if beautiful specimen of a plant, and those who seek beauty […]

Artist of the Week — Sue Nichol

26 July, 2010 от · 4 comments

Interview with Sue Nichol by Galya Mladenova Sue Nichol is a British artist who paints places with which she has strong associations and knows very well. She’s attracted to the ‘edges of the land’ – fabulous and varied coastlines or the rocky edges found throughout the British landscape. She paints using oils, acrylics and ink […]

Barbora Brezáková: You can get to know yourself through art.

10 July, 2010 от · 1 comment

Interview by Asya Draganova with Barbora Brezáková I am happy to bring you an interview with the young artist from Slovakia, Barbora Brezáková. She is a student at Christ Church University, Canterbury, UK. This is how we met and how I first got familiar with her art… Choosing art for your profession is a big […]

Multimedia Box: Coffee Latte Art

24 April, 2010 от · No comments

Beauty is in the small things. In your cup of coffee, for example. Have you ever looked at the strange shapes of soft white milk and thick black coffee? It doesn’t matter that your future is not written there. You might simply get a little “good-morning” mood. This is the only philosophy of the new […]

Artist of the Week – Jessica Flavin

25 January, 2010 от · 6 comments

Maria Aladzhova’s interview with the photographer Jessica Flavin You are such a young artist. Have you always been interested in photography or did it come on the spur of the moment? I became interested in photography when I was about twelve or thirteen. From a young age I’d been bought up in a creative environment, […]

The sensational experience of drawing – a deviation from reality, a fantasy and a game of Sophie Holstein’s imagination

16 January, 2010 от · No comments

An interview with artist Sophie Holstein by Maya Kolarova Photo: Personal archive Sophie Holstein – biography notes and artist statement I was born in 1983 in North of Germany. After I graduated from high school in 2003, I moved to Madrid for half a year to learn Spanish. I was curious to discover new places. […]

Tiphaine de Bodman’s vital need to create an artistic stratification of Nature

14 January, 2010 от · No comments

An interview with artist Tiphaine de Bodman by Maya Kolarova Photo: Personal archive Tiphaine has been trained in illustration and graphics, with an ongoing passion for drawing, and obtained an MA in Communication Design from Central Saint Martins in 2007. Tiphaine’s approach to drawing is unique in its meticulousness and compulsiveness. The laborious hours spent […]

Artist of the Week — Francisco Valera

20 December, 2009 от · 3 comments

Mariana Velichkova’s interview with the photographer Francisco Valera Why did you choose photography as your hobby? Well, first because it is a cheap hobby due to Internet and digital techniques, and second because I can translate my ideas in the different ways of photo composition. Space collector No choice – save our world

Artist of the Week — Elizabeth Ross

12 October, 2009 от · 7 comments

Mariana Velichkova’s interview with the artist Elizabeth Ross Nomad in Venezia Please tell us about your first steps into art. I was a solitary child, who liked to “create” from nowhere things that obviously already existed. I loved the mystery that creation involved. After all those early years I never thought about art or me […]

Artist of the Week: Joachim Brink – A Swedish dream in dark colors

14 September, 2009 от · 1 comment

Joachim Brink is a freelance photographer and writer based in Gothenburg, Sweden. Born in 1978, he has been an avid photographer since the age of eleven, when he was given an old Zeiss Ikon medium format camera from the 1950s. His photographs have been published in several magazines, and he is a frequent reviewer of […]

Artist of the Week – Els Boudewijnse: I Have Always Been Attracted to Images

6 September, 2009 от · 4 comments

Mariana Velichkova’s interview with the photographer Els Boudewijnse Els Boudewijnse was born and raised in the Netherlands. Lived in a beautiful rural little village until age twenty-three; these surroundings nurtured her love of nature. She can remember walking around with a small camera at eight years old, taking pictures of the goats, chickens, turkeys and […]

Anna Sanfeliu: “An impressive sunset! I will always remember this wonderful welcome!”

5 September, 2009 от · 3 comments

An interview with Anna Sanfeliu by Desislava Velichkova Anna Sanfeliu was born in 1977 in Barcelona, Spain. With 3 years she moved to Mexico with her family and stayed 16 years until she finished high school. During that period Anna had her first contact with photography and  took her first analogue course. “We where few […]

Artist of the Week – Lara Alegre: “What I like to shoot the most is loneliness, tenderness, and love (or lack of love).”

26 July, 2009 от · 6 comments

An interview with Lara Alegre by Ani Vasileva Her name is Lara, she is from Barcelona, and she is in love with photography. It was not a love at first sight… She started taking photos seriously about three years ago, and since then she haven’t stopped. She see poetry in photography. What she love the […]

Apolonia Castilla: Photography for Me is a Pleasure

24 July, 2009 от · 2 comments

Mariana Velichkova’s interview with the photographer Apolonia Castilla Please tell us more about your path into photography. I started with photography at the age of 9 when I bought a compact camera. I had a couple of compact cameras for 20 years and I bought a SLR camera and several Practika filters and developed personal […]

Tiago Ribeiro: “The hardest part is capturing the soul, the essence of people!”

17 July, 2009 от · 4 comments

An interview with Tiago Ribeiro by Ani Vasileva His name is Tiago Ribeiro and he is 25 years old. He has a Master in Informatics and he is the co-founder of Seegno. He’s also still very involved with student communities through Lappiz. A little over a year ago, with the academic life a bit past […]

Artist of the Week: Michel Seguret

12 July, 2009 от · 5 comments

Mariana Velichkova’s interview with the photographer Michel Seguret What is photography for you? Photography is my passion, friendly to all other activities. Photography is also my life companion. It keeps track of what has been and will never be again, an emotional release too, it’s my way of expressing quite instinctively what surprises or pleases […]

Women Graffiti Artists: Changing the Landscape Worldwide

4 July, 2009 от · 4 comments

Elayne Clift Photo: flavinsky Some years ago I read a book about Gypsies. It was called Bury Me Standing by Isabel Fonseca and it changed forever the way I think about the Roma people. It’s amazing how knowing something about a too-easily-stereotyped group can alter your view of its members. Such was the case when […]

Yessenia Quiros: Photography is True Artistic Expression

17 June, 2009 от · 22 comments

Mariana Velichkova’s interview with Yessenia Quiros When and how did you decide to become a photographer? It’s been a long process. About twelve years ago, while on my honeymoon, I was taking pictures with a disposable camera and photographed some crabs and some landscapes. It was like discovering a new world, since then, I’ve been […]

Artist of the Week: Iness Rychlik

14 June, 2009 от · 1 comment

A short story about the memory of photography Velina Vateva’s interview with the photographer Iness Rychlik How does photography extend to the way you see the world? I have always loved observing things around me, but photography has taught me to be more precise in the way I see everything and I now dedicate a […]

Artist of the Week – Ari Hariadi: I Really Enjoy And Love Everything About Visual Art

7 June, 2009 от · No comments

Mariana Velichkova’s interview with the digital artist Ari Hariadi When and how did you discover photography for yourself? Ever since I was a kid I love to draw. About 17 years ago, while studying computer management at the university, I found some software programs for graphic design and learned them on my own. During that […]