Interviews

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    A Day With Maren Simon

    Maren Simon was born in Hannover, Germany, studied Applied Cultural Sciences in Lüneburg and Pavia (Italy) and, after several years as a cultural manager and trend researcher, has been working as an independent artist since 2012. She lives in Hamburg – the hometown of Daniel Richter, the Elbphilharmonie and a strange dish called “Labskaus.” While Maren is mostly known for…

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    A Day With Sean Ward

    Sean Ward is an exciting American talent who has already adorned countless exhibitions throughout the US with his signature stenciled works, each full of color, innovation and a psychedelic touch. Forming a fascinating marriage between technology and tradition, he jumps from the computer to the studio to build a standout body of work. Read on to see how he does…

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    A Day With: Emily Tapp

    If there’s anyone who fits the profile of ‘One to Watch,’ it’s young British talent Emily Tapp. Boasting a wholly original technique and determined body of work, it’s easy to see how the Cornwall-based artist snapped up studio funding and speedy representation on the heels of her degree show last year. From strong coffee to start the day and cosy…

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    A Day With David Tycho

    David Tycho is a Canadian talent whose works – jumping from figurative representations of humans to abstract pieces inspired by the wilderness – have featured in numerous international exhibitions, collections and publications. It’s time to spend a day with him in Vancouver, where the views are spectacular, the light generous and the creativity endless. Good morning, David! What’s the first…

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    My Hometown: Igor Barkhatkov

    Igor Barkhatkov is a passionate Belarusian painter whose life has been enriched with art and creativity for as long as he can remember. With a painter for a father, a musician for a mother, and an upbringing decorated with inspiring mentors, immersive artistic summers and memories to last a lifetime, his story is full of fascinating history and a palpable,…

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    A Day With Victoria Horkan

    Today we’re taking you into the studio of Victoria Horkan – a talented British painter whose works boast a vibrant colour palette, allusions to creatures of the sea and sky and expressive strokes that encourage each viewer to make emotional connections. From listening to music to overcoming self doubt to winding down with the help of her canine companions, Horkan’s…

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    A Day With Igor Prokop

    Igor Prokop is a Hungarian creative force with a spirit as wild as the colors and strokes that decorate his expansive paintings. Convinced thatmathematics, science and art are not mutually exclusive and should not be seen as such, he explores and pushes the boundaries of art, investigating its purpose and his place within it. Read on to find out how…

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    My Hometown: Ilya Volykhine

    From Russian winters to Hawaiian seas, New York’s concrete jungle to Australia’s mountains, Ilya Volykhine is as seasoned a traveller as he is an artist. Now based in New Zealand, we caught up with the painter to gain insight into how different places have influenced his identity and art. How does your hometown inform your art? Just like the best…

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    A Day With Alfred Freddy Krupa

    Alfred Freddy Krupa is a Croatian artist of versatility and passion. Formally trained and with a wide range of creative interests that he’s held and explored since a young age, his art marries a variety of influences to arrive at a point of distinction. We caught up with Alfred to delve deeper into his artistic motivations, goals and reflections. Good…

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    Address Book: Amsterdam

    Our new series – Address Book, is here to take you all around the art world, one week at a time. For our third offering, we’re cycling over to the canals, cafés and coffee shops of a Dutch icon – Amsterdam. As if its quaint narrow streets, dollhouse-like architecture and a labyrinth of stunning canals weren’t enough, Amsterdam also boasts…