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
Tell us a bit about yourself. How did you understand that you want to pursue art? Best of my belief, you have a considerable experience in graffiti. I started with graffiti when I was about 12 years old, I understood quickly that I had an extreme need to express myself and almost became obsessed with
Please tell us about yourself and your background just a bit. Besides, what made you become an artist? I was born in Hull in the North of England. Straight after school, I worked on a Caravan site for a few years along with a few odd jobs in local supermarkets etc. The thoughts of becoming