Interview: alina assenova | ITSLIQUID

Interview: alina assenova

Interviews | November 13, 2018 |

Interview: alina assenovaImage courtesy of Alina Assenova

Interview: Alina Assenova

Luca Curci talks with Alina Assenova during BODIES and PLACES the first and the second appointment of SURFACES FESTIVAL 2018 in Venice.

Alina Assenova was born in Bulgaria, in 1971. During her childhood she always drew when people talked around her, it was much easier to understand the world through those eyes. She drew on all the Comic and drawing books, and photos. She studied Interior and Exterior design, then studied Philosophy and Psychology, which reflects in her paintings. Always looking for the dynamics and pillars of human evolution, she likes to explore the strength and capacity of human resistance. Her technique is abstract and very peculiar. She had shown her works during different exhibitions into various venues like Israel Gallery Yafa, in 1998Bulgaria Gallery IDA, in 2000Spain fondacion New Villas, in 2004Spain A.M.S.Art & Embasy Bulgaria, in 2006Spain Iberarte, in 2007Spain Marbella Biennial of Art, in 2007; Portugal Art Fest, in 2010; Portugal Lisabon Art Fest, in 2013; Spain A.M.S.Art & Embasy Bulgaria, in 2015. During 2018, on may, she had shown her works in Brusselas at the Foundation Nadine Alexandre Heusghem.

 

Interview: alina assenovaImage courtesy of Alina Assenova

 

Luca Curci – What is art for you?
Alina Assenova – Everything, it is an absolutely important pillar in my life.

 

L.C. – What are you currently working on?

A.A. – I am currently working on a project that is inspired by Buddhism. I am looking for a limit of human creation and the influence of individual reality.

 

Interview: alina assenovaImage courtesy of Alina Assenova

 

L.C. – Which is the role the artist plays in the society? And the contemporary art?

A.A. – Art and intellect go together, it depends on the development of society, to understand the importance of Art and support it. The Voice of art is very important, to listen to it we need intellect and freedom.

 

L.C. – Are your paintings focused on a specific theme?

A.A. – I am always looking for the dynamics and pillars of human evolution, I like to explore the strength and capacity of human resistance. My technique is abstract and very peculiar.

 

Interview: alina assenovaImage courtesy of Alina Assenova

 

L.C. – Do visitors’ suggestions enrich yourself and your art?

A.A. – I think this is a dialogue that is always positive for both sides. Different experience, vision, perception, it is always interesting to share and discuss.

 

L.C. – We were attracted by your last artistic production, has the painting presented been created for the festival or as a part of preexisting works?

A.A. – My Art is a mix of real encounters and dreams with people I have met in my travels and my life.

 

Interview: alina assenovaImage courtesy of Alina Assenova

 

L.C. – In which way the painting presented in our exhibition is connected with the festival’s theme?

A.A. – Art ,creativity,dynamics.

 

L.C. – What do you think about ITSLIQUID Platform?

A.A. – It’s Great Art platform which promotes and supports creativity.

 

Interview: alina assenovaImage courtesy of Alina Assenova

 

L.C. – What do you think about the organization of our event?

A.A. – Excellent, really Excellent, lovely people.

 

L.C. – What are your suggestions about our services? Is there something more we can provide to?

A.A. – Perfect. I just want to say Thank you!

 

Interview: alina assenovaImage courtesy of Alina Assenova

Are you an artist, architect, designer? Would you like to be featured on ITSLIQUID platform? Send an e-mail to info@itsliquid.com or fill the form below

RELATED POSTS


Knotted, Torn, Scattered: Sculpture after…

Art | January 26, 2021

Knotted, Torn, Scattered: Sculpture after Abstract Expressionism features sculptural work in the Guggenheim collection from the 1960s and '70s by six artists who helped redefine the legacy of postwar art in the United States. The works in this exhibition -produced by Lynda Benglis, Maren Hassinger, Robert Morris, Senga Nengudi, Richard Serra, and Tony Smith- respond to and critique the innovations of Abstract Expressionist painters by emphasizing process, material, and performance. Read more


Hinterhouse by Ménard Dworkind

Design | January 25, 2021

Hinterhouse is nestled into a densely forested hillside with sweeping views of the Mont-Tremblant valley. The 16-foot wide house, designed to be prefabricated, can be driven on local roads and delivered to site. Read more


INTERVIEW: KATHERINE SPINELLA

Interviews | January 24, 2021

Katherine Spinella (american, b. 1985) transports the refuse of commerce into fractured, elevated, and philosophically personified artifacts through multi-media collage. Using digital manipulation, printmaking, sculpture and video installation in her process, recent projects investigate ideas of post-humanism and the symbiotic relationships between plant, animal, and human. Read more


ARTIST OF THE YEAR 2021

Calls | January 22, 2021

ITSLIQUID Group officially presents ARTIST OF THE YEAR, a competition open to anyone and established to increase and develop the art market and the dialogue between collectors, art critics, journalist and art lovers. Making contemporary art accessible to all. Read more


Sign up for our Newsletter.

Enter your email to receive our latest updates!