Interviews

Interview with Marc Lambrechts
Article date: Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Interview with Marc Lambrechts

Marc Lambrechts was born in Lier, Belgium and currently lives and works in New York, United States. Lambrechts’s works are immersive worlds of colours. Stratified pigments, organic and inorganic materials merge in magnetic surfaces. Time, Cosmos, Earth, Communication, Balance are the motif of Lambrechts’s works.

In Conversation with Tega Akpokona on the Use of Light and Colour in Portraiture Painting
Article date: Friday, November 1, 2019

In Conversation with Tega Akpokona on the Use of Light and Colour in Portraiture Painting

Tega Akpokona is one of Nigeria’s young emerging artists. He graduated in 2011 with a BA in Fine and Applied Arts from the University of Benin, where he specialised in painting. After graduation, Akpokona received mentorship from one of Nigeria’s acclaimed artist, Abiodun Olaku. His practice builds on the techniques of the European masters and shares their preoccupation with the effects of light and colour.

Interview with Dutch Artist Thijs Biersteker, Participant of «Trees» Exhibition in Fondation Cartier
Article date: Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Interview with Dutch Artist Thijs Biersteker, Participant of «Trees» Exhibition in Fondation Cartier

"My name is Thijs Biersteker and I create interactive installation art on the most urgent topics of this time. I work together with scientists and researchers to turn their complex research papers into tangible, personal experiences that provoke emotions about the chosen topic. These range from giving nature a voice in times of climate change to interactive mirrors that turn you into the plastic version of yourself".

The Aestheticized Interview with Egle Oddo (Italy/Finland)
Article date: Monday, October 28, 2019

The Aestheticized Interview with Egle Oddo (Italy/Finland)

"I work with what I call operational realism meant as the interest for the functional sphere, its presentation in an aesthetic arrangement and its inter-relations. Since 2007, I have been researching plant seeds, vegetal consciousness and agency, plant analogies and plant imagery, patents applied to plants, natural and artificial reproduction of plants, regional biodiversity, economic and ecologic impact when there are restrictions with exchange of local seeds".

Interview with Timo Niemeyer: Value Manifesto
Article date: Thursday, October 24, 2019

Interview with Timo Niemeyer: Value Manifesto

"I believe in a fundamental structural change in the art world and its market due to the fourth industrial revolution. Nowadays, we are not only in the age of the digital revolutionbut also in the age of the fundamental economization of artworks".

Sculptor Luc Ledene On Capturing Emotion in Three Dimensions
Article date: Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Sculptor Luc Ledene On Capturing Emotion in Three Dimensions

Belgian Sculptor Luc Ledene has been gathering a reputation as an artist to watch. His works play with form and matter, capturing something of humanity in their intricate curves and protrusions. ArtDependence caught up with Ledene to find out more about the ways he approaches the pieces he makes and the reasons he began creating sculptural pieces.

Dimitri Bogachuk: Capturing Silence
Article date: Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Dimitri Bogachuk: Capturing Silence

Dimitri Bogachuk is a Kyiv-based photographer. His work has gained critical acclaim thanks to its uncanny ability to capture moments of apparent silence – the space in between. His work has a sense of peace and tranquillity that is at once calming, and unnerving.

The Aestheticized Interview with Piyali Ghosh (India)
Article date: Wednesday, August 28, 2019

The Aestheticized Interview with Piyali Ghosh (India)

"Art is inseparable from life. We are reproducing our feelings, experience and knowledge through the language of art. I think, Art is political when it communicates with audience, regardless of an artist’s intension each piece of art consciously or unconsciously records socio-political history of our time. It is a powerful tool to push the conventional boundaries of thought, it dares to deconstruct and reconstruct ideas asan independent political or social message".

Interview with Dr. Cyrus Abbasian:  Unveiling the Unconsciousness of Art
Article date: Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Interview with Dr. Cyrus Abbasian: Unveiling the Unconsciousness of Art

"As a psychiatrist I cannot help but analyse what emotions, feelings and thoughts the artist was having or is conveying through their art. Empathy is a crucial skill for all psychiatrists and I try to understand and empathise with the artist through their art".

Artistic Practice  with Maxim Ryckaerts
Article date: Thursday, August 8, 2019

Artistic Practice with Maxim Ryckaerts

"My work questions the volatile nature of the stuff we’re surrounded with everyday. I try to tell an urban story in a wayward manner, with the recurring theme of the strange interaction between language and matter. I have an ongoing fascination with symbols, icons and puzzles".

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