ITSLIQUID ARCHIVE - INTERVIEWS

INTERVIEW: ROBERT JASO

Interviews | July 10, 2021

Born in Zvolen, Slovakia, Robert immigrated to France with his family as a child. He spent his youth in French suburbia just outside of Metz. After finishing his studies in marketing, management and accounting, Robert moved to Paris in the hopes of finding a job. What he found, changed the course of his life. He became a fashion model and discovered the world. But, in spite of his success, he wasn’t satisfied. Read more


INTERVIEW: ELISKA KOVACIKOVA

Interviews | July 9, 2021

Eliska Kovacikova is a Slovakian, Stockholm-based visual artist, who explores the theme of space analysis in drawing, printmaking, painting and installation. Read more


Interview: Tommaso Carrara

Interviews | July 8, 2021

I have always liked beautiful photographs, but I have never been interested in 'making' photographs. Until December 2018 when, following the end of a relationsh Read more


INTERVIEW: LIUBOV BOCHKOVA

Interviews | July 7, 2021

Liubov Bochkova (Moscow, Russia) is a European-based fine artist. At a young age, she started attending several painting courses. At the age of seven, she began to study at Moscow Art High School that ended in 2007 – the year in which she successfully passed the admission tests to one of the most important academies of Russia – Moscow State Academy of Fine Arts named after V.I. Surikov. Read more


INTERVIEW: ERNESTINE FAUX

Interviews | July 6, 2021

Ernestine Faux ́s art practice ranges from drawing, painting, relief work, three-dimensional sculptures or objects, to the room or outdoor installations and sound productions. Her works and artifacts are minimalistic, abstract paintings realized with acrylic or oil and brush on canvas by using the means of color as the main expression. Read more


INTERVIEW: MARIOLA NARANJO

Interviews | July 5, 2021

Based on the humanistic formation, formed in High School of Literature and Arts, Bachelor in Laws, but painting has always been part of my life, in a self-taught way. I began receiving painting classes in 2010 in two studios of two painters (Jess Torres and Leticia Trotta) being this second painter professor of Fine Arts. Read more


INTERVIEW: DOYEON KIM

Interviews | July 4, 2021

Doyeon Kim is an artist who is actively engaged in painting, ceramics, painting murals, ceramic wall paintings, sculptures, and exhibitions on the theme of the spread of happiness, energy, expansion through convergence, and the power of positive energy. Read more


INTERVIEW: ALICE DUNCAN

Interviews | July 3, 2021

Alice Duncan is an Australian artist and research currently residing in Naarm/Birraranga (Melbourne). Alice’s practice exposes the multifaceted, ever-changing and (most importantly) constructed nature of our personal and cultural identities. Utilising photography, ready-made materials and site-specific installation, Alice visualises the complexities involved in collectively living on colonised land. Read more


INTERVIEW: DOMINIK LAUX

Interviews | July 3, 2021

In his works, the german artist Dominik Laux, who was born in 1985, conjunct aesthetics and emotions with his photographs, which capture the viewer and stimulates an inner dialogue with oneself. In the series“Lost - Not Found”, photographs taken during a stay in Shanghai emerged as the basis for the works. Read more


INTERVIEW: OLGU SÜMENGEN BERKER

Interviews | July 2, 2021

Olgu Sümengen Berker was born in Turkey, in 1978. Graduated respectively from Anadolu University, Fine Arts Faculty, Ceramic Department (BFA) Eskisehir, Anadolu University, Social Sciences Institute, Ceramic Master Program (MFA), Hacettepe University Social Sciences Institute, Ceramics Proficiency in Art Program. Worked as an academic in various positions and titles in Turkish Universities. Read more


INTERVIEW: DÉNES CSASZNYI

Interviews | July 2, 2021

I am Dénes Csasznyi, I was born in 1967 in Bečej, Vojvodina. Although art has been a part of my life since my childhood, as my father was a sculptor and my mother was a drawing teacher, it was a long way for me to become a sculptor. Read more


Interview: Raphael Sonnenlicht

Interviews | July 1, 2021

I was born in Vienna. Already in my apprenticeship as a pastry chef, I was looking for the extraordinary. As a journeyman’s piece, I didn’t make a cake as usual, but a chessboard. As far as I can remember, I crossed boundaries early on. Read more


Interview: Sofia Muzio

Interviews | June 24, 2021

My inspirations and reflections are driven by personal, sometimes intimite moments. I am interested to challenge myself to explore how surroundings, people I meet and materials I touch impact on my pre-set values. I was born and raised in Italy. Read more


INTERVIEW: SINEM BOZKURT

Interviews | June 23, 2021

Sinem Sezgin Bozkurt is a contemporary Turkish painter who lives and works in Istanbul. Bozkurt uses acrylic, oil paint, and stencils to create her work. Read more


Interview: Nataliya Elmer

Interviews | June 21, 2021

Born 1977 in Luhansk (Ukraine) Nataliya Elmer started painting pictures since she was a child. After moving to Tyrol (Austria) in 2003, she started painting with acrylic and oil colours, inspired by the nature of this region and her my fantastic dreams. She wants to pass on the viewers all of her experiences, emotions and feelings. Read more


INTERVIEW: NINA SCHIPOFF

Interviews | June 20, 2021

Nina Schipoff is a german interdisciplinary artist, based in Geneva, Switzerland, working in painting, video and photography. She graduated from the Geneva University of Art and Design (HEAD) in 2008 and obtained a postgraduate diploma in painting from the Geneva School of Stage Set Design in 2009. Read more


Interview: Inbal Kristin

Interviews | June 20, 2021

Inbal Kirstin is an artist born in Israel in 1980. After having obtained a diploma in Media design and a Bachelor’s degree in Social Sciences and Humanities, she participated in several photography courses. She have always had a passion for art. Since she remembers, art was a vocation for her, a way to express herself and to evoke the viewer’s emotion. Read more


INTERVIEW: VIOLAINE VIEILLEFOND

Interviews | June 20, 2021

Violaine Vieillefond was born near Paris in 1970 in an educated family whose intellectual interests were diversified. Her mother taught Comparative Literature and the History of British Art at the University, and her father was an engineer. She had been trained from her earlier years in different fields, scientific and artistic, and was soon made familiar with the Anglo-Saxon world and had a strong taste for travel. Read more


INTERVIEW: DIANA CHEREN NYGREN

Interviews | June 18, 2021

Diana Cheren Nygren is a fine art photographer from Boston, Massachusetts. Her work explores the visual character of place defined through physical environment, color, light and weather, its implications for our experience of the world, and what place reveals about the culture around it. Read more


INTERVIEW: VICTOR CUZMENCO

Interviews | June 18, 2021

Victor Cuzmenco was born in 1948 in Divizia settlement, Odessa region, Ukraine. He graduated from Moscow State Institute of Fine Arts named after V. Surikov in 1974. His paintings are in the funds of National Art Museum of Moldova, CIS museums, the funds of Russian Ministry of Culture, private collections in USA, Germany, France, Italy, the Netherlands, Sweden, Turkey, Israel, Singapore, Russia and Ukraine. Read more


Interview: Ekaterina Eneva

Interviews | June 17, 2021

Ekaterina Eneva is a painter who takes us to the unknown. She is a creative multifaceted painter, and her style is unified by internal integrity. She is more of a poet-painter who requires dedicated mind-frame and insight. In recent years, she became known for her paintings by translating her knowledge and sensitivity into synthetic imagery of painting. Read more


INTERVIEW: ELIA KLEIBER

Interviews | June 17, 2021

Born 1939 in Colmar (Alsace), she studied art history, literature and painting. She had workshop creation experience like the organization of workshop for young people and migrant visitors at National Folk Arts and Traditions Museum and African and Oceanian Arts National Museum (Paris 1983-1991) and travel experience as curator. Read more


INTERVIEW: ELIESH

Interviews | June 16, 2021

Interview : Eliesh Luca Curci talks with Eliesh during Venice International Art Fair 2021, at Palazzo Albrizzi-Capello. Read more


INTERVIEW: KÜNTAY TARIK EVREN

Interviews | June 16, 2021

The artist was born in Bursa, Turkey, on 19 May 1989. He started painting when he was a child. The artist, who continued his interest in painting as an amateur hobby, started to study art in the visual communication and design department of Beykent University in 2007 and continued his studies in Milano Academy of Fine Arts as of 2009. The artist received graphic design and visual arts education and graduated in 2013. Read more


INTERVIEW: LAURA GUILDA

Interviews | June 15, 2021

Laura Guilda Grote in art Laura GuildA, was born in 1986 and was raised in Austria and Germany. She grew up in different small towns and cities before she moved to Berlin by the age of 12. After high school and some formative experiences in Spain and Switzerland, she moved to Milan, Italy, where she started to study at Nuova Accademia di Belle Arti (NABA) and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Fashion and Textile Design in 2013. Read more


INTERVIEW: DELL’AVERSANA & VARAVALLO

Interviews | June 14, 2021

Anna Dell’Aversana (Italy, Caserta 1978) studied painting at the Academy of Fine Arts in Naples, graduating in 2001. Read more


INTERVIEW: GAN YI

Interviews | June 14, 2021

Gan Yi was born in Taiyuan, China. Learning painting since childhood, he gradually saw the truth of the art education system with the deepening of learning. He decided to escape from the mire of contemporary art through installation art to express the doubt of life, constantly try new possibilities. His art hopes to make people think calmly and move closer to the truth. Read more


INTERVIEW: HELIO BOECHAT SERODIO

Interviews | June 13, 2021

I was born in Brazil, 1966, in Rio and now I am German as well. I was always drawing and making music. I've been living in Europe and New York (4 Years) for more than 25 years. In this space of time the intensity of colors and emotions and the way to see things like a Brazilian never left me. Read more


Interview: Agnieszka Kopczynska Kardas

Interviews | June 12, 2021

I am a painter, colors are my most important way of reacting to the surrounding world. I use contrasting colors to shout and move. I create a series of color combinations regarding the most important events in my life. The last finished series was entitled Aliens. They talked about loneliness, loss, alienation. Read more


INTERVIEW: TOM DUGDALE

Interviews | June 12, 2021

Tom Dugdale is an artist who has mainly worked to date in theatrical space and situation, directing, writing, designing, composing music for, and performing in original works that have probed the membrane between performer and performance, boundaries of intimacy and sentiment, and intersections of performance with health. Read more