INTERVIEW: JILL BOUAZIZ | ITSLIQUID

INTERVIEW: JILL BOUAZIZ

Interviews | May 6, 2020 |

jillbouaziz
Image courtesy of Jill Bouaziz

Interview: Jill Bouaziz
Luca Curci
talks with Jill Bouaziz during THE BODY LANGUAGE 2020 at Palazzo Ca’ Zanardi.

I was born 1 August in 1980. I grew up in an environment where Art has a place and we look at the world with eyes full of curiosity about what “is and surrounds us”. I was influenced from the age of 6 by my father who was an illustrator and figurative painter. I browse countless books on painters in specialized journals, I am interested in their stories, their styles. I am inspired by Fauvist, Impressionist and Cubist painters like Cézanne, Picasso, Mondrian, Van Gogh, Gauguin, Caillebotte, Braque, Chagall, and many others. Self-taught, I study style design and take evening classes in living model drawing. I collaborated in 2004 in a ready-to-wear brand where I make drawings on the theme of Music. Reality annoys me, so I prefer to forget it, so I orient myself in contemporary painting. In 2005, I started my first paintings, including the “Little Prince” and “Bar Code”. In 2009, I designed a book “Lights Pleause”, which is poetic and philosophical with black and white illustrations to accompany each text. I have worked and travelled, met souls and bodies, I listen to the stories of each one. I live in dreams and realities, telling myself that today: “I live only in tubes with plural colors and brushes of various shapes”. I am inspired by encounters, travel, nature also by the 50s, 60s, 70s. I cultivate my imagination in a positive and creative energy. Painting is entering another dimension, escaping, it is inventor a new perspective that lets the imperfect, the color, the light pass. It means being able to enter into communion with oneself even during creation and share something concrete with the world.

jillbouaziz
Image courtesy of Jill Bouaziz

Luca Curci – What is art for you?
Jill Bouaziz –
Art is a mixture of imagination, creativity in a space-time. The purpose of art is to share emotions and to spread messages, also entertain the viewer, make him curious and contemplative.

LC – What are you currently working on?
JB –
I work on canvas, on abstract painting, mixing colors and asymmetric shapes.

jillbouaziz
Image courtesy of Jill Bouaziz

LC – Where do you find your inspiration? 
JB –
I find my inspiration in nature essentially.

LC – What is the most challenging part about creating your artworks?
JB –
The finalisation of the work, the search for the essential. Harmony and balance of colors and forms.

LC – Did your style change over the years? In which way?
JB –
Yes, over the years my style has been refined, but it has always been contemporary.

jillbouaziz
Image courtesy of Jill Bouaziz

LC – What is the message linked to the artwork you have shown in this exhibition? How is it connected to the theme of the entire festival?
JB –
It is a call to daydreaming and reflection. The theme of the festival is connected by colors, multi-cultural diversity…

LC – Do you agree with our vision of art and what do you think about the theme of the festival?
JB –
Yes, I agree with your vision of art and I think the theme of the festival was good.

jillbouaziz
Image courtesy of Jill Bouaziz

LC – What do you think about ITSLIQUID Platform?
JB –
I think liquid group, allows artists to export their works and visit the charming city of Venice where many great masters are exposed. It is a pleasure to know that my work can please and get out of the Parisian borders. It is a sharing and a satisfaction.

LC – What are your suggestions about our services? Is there something more we can provide to artists?
JB –
I don’t have any particular suggestions.

LC – Do you think ITSLIQUID GROUP can represent an opportunity for artist?
JB –
Yes, I think ITS LIQUID GROUPcan be an opportunity for artists, a way to be represented and know by a wide audience.

jillbouaziz
Image courtesy of Jill Bouaziz
Jillbouaziz 7
Image courtesy of Jill Bouaziz
jillbouaziz
Image courtesy of Jill Bouaziz

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


CALL FOR ARTISTS: BORDERS |…

Calls | July 31, 2020

ITSLIQUID Group, in collaboration with Venice Events and ACIT Venice - Italian-German Cultural Association, is pleased to announce the open call for FRAGMENTED IDENTITIES, second appointment of BORDERS - ITSLIQUID International Art and Architecture Festival. BORDERS Festival, curated by Arch. Luca Curci, will be presented in Venice at THE ROOM Contemporary Art Space, at Palazzo Albrizzi-Capello and in other prestigious venues from September 03 to October 02, 2020. Read more


CALL FOR ARTISTS: BORDERS |…

Calls | July 25, 2020

ITSLIQUID Group, in collaboration with Venice Events and ACIT Venice - Italian-German Cultural Association, is pleased to announce the open call for FUTURE LANDSCAPES, second appointment of BORDERS - ITSLIQUID International Art and Architecture Festival. Read more


INTERVIEW: INES KHADRAOUI

Interviews | July 22, 2020

Inès was born (1962) in the Parisian suburbs of France, daughter of immigrant parents. From Spanish mother, she spent part of her childhood between Cantabria (Spain) and the Paris region (France). Her first artistic education she owes it to her mother, a talented seamstress who drew embroidery patterns, inspired by nature. Inès will develop her artistic sense with her, at a very young age. Read more


OPENING: BORDERS 2020

Events | July 21, 2020

ITSLIQUID GROUP, in collaboration with Venice Events, is proud to announce BORDERS Festival 2020 that will be held in Venice at the art gallery THE ROOM Contemporary Art Space and at Palazzo Albrizzi-Capello, from July 23 to August 21, 2020. The first appointment of BORDERS is divided into two sections: BODIES+CITIES SKIN and VENICE INTERNATIONAL ART FAIR 2020. Read more


Sign up for our Newsletter.

Enter your email to receive our latest updates!