ITSLIQUID ARCHIVE - INTERVIEWS

INTERVIEW: MOAYEDI AMENEH

Interviews | December 18, 2021

Moayedi Ameneh was born in Iran in the city of Bouchehr (1980) on the banks of the Persian Gulf. As a teenager, she affirms her taste for graphic arts and at 20 she obtained a bachelor's in graphic design with an average of 20/19. Adult, and to perfect her French, she leaves her country for Beyrouth. Read more


INTERVIEW: CARLO DI GIACOMO

Interviews | December 17, 2021

Carlo di Giacomo is a fine art photographer. He was born in Rome in 1967. He is well known for is works that explore the most intimate nature of things with a personal vision and unique idea of them that distinguishes him. To express his art, he uses digital, analogue and Polaroid equipment. Read more


INTERVIEW: FRANCESCO PIRANI

Interviews | December 16, 2021

Francesco Pirani born in January 1987, in Jesi, a small town located in the Marche region. Always a sportsman, he continued working in the sports business and he is currently the owner of a Crossfit box in my city. After completing his studies at the University of Camerino, where he graduated in Fitness Science and Technology, he decided to finish his apprenticeship in the largest gym in Jesi and then open his own business. Over the years, he has become passionate about nature, especially birds, but not only. Read more


Interview: Julia Viviani

Interviews | December 15, 2021

Julia Viviani was born in Latvia, and after visiting, becomes in love with Italy and transfers in Milan. She has this passion for art and painting since she was a child. Read more


INTERVIEW: WILMA WIJNEN

Interviews | December 14, 2021

After working for almost 30 years in the insurance world, it was time for a career switch. Wilma started a travel organization in 2003, which mainly focused on the African continent. Read more


Interview: Petra Dippold-Götz

Interviews | December 13, 2021

Born close to Nuremberg Petra Dippold-Goetz grew up in the city of Albrecht Dürer and has always been under the spell of this fascinating artist. To improve and refine her techniques she studied Fine Arts at the Academy of Faber-Castell from 2014 to 2018. Read more


INTERVIEW: MATHIEU DUCOURNAU

Interviews | December 12, 2021

Mathieu Ducournau was born in Morocco in 1965 and lives and works in Paris. An intuitive and unusual artist, he explored the possibilities of painting on his own before encountering thread and the potential of the sewing machine. He has been exhibiting regularly since 1996, and also collaborates with French luxury brands such as Tailladart and Hermès. Read more


INTERVIEW: AZITA PANAHPOUR

Interviews | December 11, 2021

Azita Panahpour (born in Tehran, Iran) is a contemporary abstract artist living in New York. In her “Shattered Poem” paintings, she explores feelings of displacement, loss, and identity, by creating a dynamic gestural vocabulary drawn from the Farsi alphabet. Read more


INTERVIEW: TISCHLAROV

Interviews | December 10, 2021

Tischlarov (Andrija Večenaj) is an artist from Varaždin, Croatia, born in 1986, who intertwines the principles of design and visual arts, planned and random, artificial and natural. The main focus of the creation of his works is the relationship of archetypal forms and raw materials, such as sorghum and equisetum, jute, wood, wax, and plaster. Read more


INTERVIEW: JOEL DOUEK

Interviews | December 9, 2021

Joel Douek is an established artist and sculptor originally from London and currently based in Los Angeles. Through solo and group shows as well as private events and commissions, his international client base continues to grow. His latest solo show in Los Angeles - “MetalMorphosis” - drew a resoundingly positive public response, including praise from LA Times art critic Liesl Bradner. Read more


Interview: Urim Hong

Interviews | December 8, 2021

Urim Hong is a photographer who searches for light in the isolated world. After majoring in the humanities as well as pedagogy, he taught children for a decade and, in that process, found himself called to photography. He majored in photography at Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California. Currently, he is leading a project for the children and orphans in Citi Soleil, a small village within the Port-au-Prince metropolitan area in Haiti. Read more


INTERVIEW: MAJA STRGAR KUREČIĆ

Interviews | December 7, 2021

Maja Strgar Kurečić (born 1972) is a Croatian fine art photographer born, raised, and based in Zagreb. Since the middle of the 1990s, she has been a professional photographer and educator. Read more


INTERVIEW: FRIEDHARD MEYER

Interviews | December 6, 2021

With this project I have set myself the task of reducing paintings to colours, and to let colours lead the way, ways of abstracting colours as much as possible Read more


INTERVIEW: MARIO RANIOLO

Interviews | December 5, 2021

Mario Raniolo born in Ragusa in the 1950s, lived as a young man for many years in Bavaria where he studied and learned the first lessons of figurative and landscape painting. His inspiration was the great Lubo Kriste who at the time created one of his famous fountains in Greifenberg, a work that helped convince our artist to try his hand in the field of art. Read more


INTERVIEW: MOUSS MAÏGA

Interviews | December 4, 2021

MOUSS (Moustapha Maïga) was born in 1975 into a lineage of traditional textile dyers in Ouahigouya, Burkina Faso. His innate sense and understanding of colour, matter, and the ‘alchemy’ of the creative process, is deeply rooted in this ancestral craft. Read more


INTERVIEW: HELENE BASCOUL

Interviews | December 4, 2021

My enthusiasm as a visual artist is to collect thoughts, dreams, images, ideas and often also everyday objects. Read more


INTERVIEW: THELMA POTT

Interviews | December 3, 2021

Thelma Pott was born in 1984. After finishing her studies at the Faculty of Fine Arts of the University of Lisbon, she took her MA in Curatorial Studies at the Royal Academy of Arts of the University of Coimbra in Portugal. Read more


Interview: Anja Strelec

Interviews | December 2, 2021

Anja Strelec (born Varaždin, 1985) is a Croatian director, photographer and audiovisual artist who lives and works in Brussels. Read more


INTERVIEW: MICHÈLE SENNESAEL

Interviews | December 1, 2021

Michèle Sennesael is an interdisciplinary artist, born in Ghent, Belgium (b. 1974) and based in Wisconsin, USA. Michèle has been inventing a world that ranges from photography, video, printmaking, installations, sound-, community art and educational implementations. Read more


INTERVIEW: MORTEN SAETHER

Interviews | December 1, 2021

Morten Saether is a freelance photographer and painter. He favors using mixed digital photography techniques to produce his work. Read more


INTERVIEW: ANNA WŁOCZEK

Interviews | November 30, 2021

Born in 1990 in Poland, currently lives and works in Cracow. She studied Painting at Jan Matejko Academy of Fine Arts in Cracow (2009-2015) and also at Bellas Artes in Valencia (2011) where she got a scholarship. Read more


INTERVIEW: MARC ARONSON

Interviews | November 30, 2021

"Rephrasing”. My paintings rely on the process of redoing an image, destroying and restoring, or the “rephrasing” of a painting. This rephrasing produces a work which is rife with references of the history of its own making. Read more


INTERVIEW: OLGA MANILOV

Interviews | November 29, 2021

My interest is in the variety of colors, materials and formal languages, which I live out with presence and spontaneity in my works. Read more


INTERVIEW: ANNA BETLEY

Interviews | November 27, 2021

Anna Betley was born in 1979 in Jaslo, southeastern Poland. She currently lives and works in Kozienice in central Poland. She holds a Master of Arts degree. Read more


INTERVIEW: CÉLINE SICARD

Interviews | November 27, 2021

"I have a scientific background, with a degree in agricultural engineering and professional experience in the trading of agricultural commodities". Read more


INTERVIEW: JESSICA MÜLLER

Interviews | November 25, 2021

Jessica Müller is a Swiss-Brazilian artist who lives and works in Brooklyn - NY. Born in 1989, her distinctive and personal style emanates the richness of growing up between complete opposite countries, cultures and environments - and the clash of such contrasts. Read more


INTERVIEW: JEAN-FRANÇOIS JULLIEN

Interviews | November 25, 2021

Jean-François Jullien makes illustration and engraving since 2012. He engraved 230 plates to date. Read more


INTERVIEW: GULSCHAN ROKZAD

Interviews | November 25, 2021

I'm Gulschan Rokzad and I'm an artist from Germany. I live near Nürnberg. But I was born in Northern Iraq. I'm Kurdish. Read more


Interview: Anna di Gaeta

Interviews | November 24, 2021

I'm an Italian photographer based in Rome where I was born. I have a Bachelor of Laws – LLB in International Legal Studies, but my true passions have always been languages and photography. So, years later I started studying foreign languages achieving a Bachelor of Interpreting and Translation in Spanish, French, English, and German, becoming a professional interpreter and translator which brought me to travel a lot enhancing my passion for discovering new countries and cultures. Read more


Interview: Vanessa Mac-auliffe

Interviews | November 24, 2021

Vanessa Mac-auliffe is a very promising artist of Chilean origin but was born in the USA. Her taste and interest in the art world started very early and led her to embark on a bold and creative artistic career. Her taste for juxtaposing colours, shapes and lines that create spatiality but at the same time is equally distributed in space, denote a strong taste for design and decoration. Read more