Søren Sejr Aarhus, Denmark. Could you tell us a little about yourself? How did your artistic career begin? I grew up in a small village next to the sea at the west coast of Denmark. A really beautiful place with a lot of nature just outside our house. Art was not really a part
Michael Wall London, United Kingdom. Tell us a little about yourself? How did your work in the art world begin? I grew up in a small rural town on the South East coast of England, my family moved there from Liverpool before I was born, as my Dad was working on oil rigs in
Kenneth Alme Oslo, Norway. Tell us about yourself, how did your artistic career begin? I went to different art schools for a couple of years before I got admitted to the National Academy of The Arts in Oslo. I did both my bachelor and master’s degree here, with a stay at Städelschule in Frankfurt.
Yvonne Robert Zürich, Schweiz. Tell us a little about yourself. Where did your passion for art begin? My passion for art began at such a young age that I can’t exactly remember. I grew up in an artistic family. My mother studied painting in Detroit and Munich and my father painted as a hobby. He worked principally as
Lucas Dupuy London, United Kingdom. Tell us a little about yourself. What was the determining factor in choosing your profession? I grew up in south-east London, and come from a very creative family. My mum is a photographer, and my dad makes sculptures from found objects. His work is a huge inspiration to me, especially
Struan Teague London, United Kingdom. Can you tell us a little about yourself? How did you start your journey into the art world? I’m from Edinburgh and I studied fine art in Dundee, a small city on the east coast of Scotland. At art school I was mostly printmaking, screenprinting with a little bit
Tess Williams London, United Kingdom. Tell us about yourself. How did your work in art begin? Growing up in London meant that I was lucky to be surrounded by great art … The first type of work that I really loved were many of the abstract expressionist painters – Rothko, Franz Kline, Helen Frankenthaler,
Fabian Treiber Stuttgart, Germany. Tell us about yourself. How did your work in art begin? Was there a moment when you realized that you would become an artist? When thinking about this question, I realize that the way of looking back at myself has changed slightly over time. I mean, before I began to
Yorgos Stamkopoulos Lives and works between Athens and Berlin. Tell us a little about yourself. How did your artistic career begin? My dad is a housepainter and I was helping him during summer breaks, while I was in elementary school. I was fascinated when he was covering the walls with new colors. He was
Christian August Berlin, Germany. Tell us a little about yourself. As is known, your artistic career began with graffiti. Why did you move from the street to the studio and gallery spaces? Was it a necessity or a big conscious desire? I was born in Halle in 1977 and studied at the Burg Giebichenstein University
Johnny Abrahams New York, USA. Please, tell us about yourself. How did you come to the art world? My background and education are in classical music, so I didn’t really address my desire to make visual art until I was late into my twenties. Cubism and being completely enamored with the work of Georges Braque.
Maja Djordjevic Belgrade, Serbia. Tell us about yourself. How did your work in art start? Hello dear ABSTRACT, my name is Maja Djordjevic. I love to paint, sing and entertain myself. An unwritten rule in Serbian primary schools is that there is always one person in each class who is really good at painting