Constructivist painter Christopher Nicholson
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Constructivist painter Christopher Nicholson

Hi Chris, please introduce yourself I am a painter and sculptor from Concord, MA, USA. I painted in oils in high school and relegated myself to sketching afterwards. I have taken up painting again in middle age. What’s the driving force behind your creative work? I am interested in exploring basic human emotions. I experience…

Monika Gardyla uses recycled materials for her collages
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Monika Gardyla uses recycled materials for her collages

Hello Monika, who are you? I am a self-taught artist, born in Poland in 1977. Based in North London for 6 months per year and another 6 in Itacare – Bahia – Brazil. I like collecting/recycling and this reflects in the collage aspect of my work. I enjoy finding and exploring different materials and textures…

The colorful art of Mila Moldenhawer AKA Dadadoodles
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The colorful art of Mila Moldenhawer AKA Dadadoodles

Quick Introduction I’m an artist born and based in Berkeley, CA. He currently attends The University of California Berkeley and creates paintings, murals, wood sculptures, and even tattoos. My practice is unified by graphic, abstract, and illustrative qualities.  What does painting mean to you? I paint, illustrate, make murals, stickers, and even shirts. I make…

Jordann Wine’s universe revolves around geometry
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Jordann Wine’s universe revolves around geometry

Hello Jordann, who are you? I am an artist based outside of the DC area who creates paintings, drawings and murals. My work is inspired by sacred geometry and mathematical concepts. What are the cornerstones of your work? My paintings are made with either acrylic or glitter on canvas and panel and also as large…

Abstract art by Sous Chef Fredrik Alfredsson
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Abstract art by Sous Chef Fredrik Alfredsson

Hello Fredrik, please introduce yourself I’m a self-taught artist currently living in Gothenburg, Sweden. I have a wife and two kids and besides painting I work as a Sous chef at one of Scandinavias finest hotels. Painting has been a major part of my creative urge alongside with writing, acting and cooking. What does painting…

Majestic murals by Qbik
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Majestic murals by Qbik

I have been painting ever since I was a child. My father being an art and photography teacher helped fuel the passion of paint filled fingertips at a young age. My love for spray paint started around middle school where I would steal my parents paint and try to beautify the streets with color. As I got older and a few of my friends were getting arrested for graffiti, I decided to take another path and applied for schools to study…

Laser sharp geometric art by Crispin Holder
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Laser sharp geometric art by Crispin Holder

Hi Crispin, please introduce yourself I studied BAHons Fine Art in the early 1990s. I then worked in the graphic design, digital print and 3D design industry for several years before returning full time to my first passion of painting in 2015. Let’s chat about your interests My interest lies in the definition of form…

Ireneusz Jankowski’s geometric abstraction
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Ireneusz Jankowski’s geometric abstraction

Hello Ireneusz, please introduce yourself My name is Ireneusz Jankowski. I am a Polish artist, teacher, educator and culture animator. In the 1980s, I graduated from the College of Fine Arts (now the Academy of Fine Arts) in Gdańsk, specializing in art education. For many years I have been working with high school students, preparing…

In the Spotlight: Chesco

In the Spotlight: Chesco

WHO I’m an engineer who loves contemporary art and have build a decent collection of artwork over my 30+ years of professional career. At a certain point, I realized that the skills I developed during my teenage years can help me to create and put on a canvas all the ideas I had in my…

Collage maker Joel Schillig in the spotlight
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Collage maker Joel Schillig in the spotlight

Where are you from, Joel? Originally from Dorset, England, I moved to London in 2004. Since moving to London, I became obsessed with the city – aesthetically, historically and conceptually and I believe that it’s this obsession that helps create my work. Where do you get your inspiration from? One of my favourite things to…

Geometric art by Colombian architect Lynda Ávila
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Geometric art by Colombian architect Lynda Ávila

Hello Lynda, please introduce yourself I am an artist from Cali, Colombia and graduated in Architecture at Universidad del Valle with a deep interest in the visual arts. Also, i’m the daughter of a painter and a social sciences teacher who taught me the love for color and aesthetics. How did your interest in painting…