Painter Mehmet Ali Doğan has a dream
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Painter Mehmet Ali Doğan has a dream

Hello Mehmet. Who are you and how do you work? I am a painter from Ankara, Turkey. The pictures I create always have preliminary preparations and sketches. I need an intensive production process to develop an idea or concept that I have dreamed of. Therefore, I like to produce in many different techniques, such as…

Jack MacRae – Hard edge landscapes and colorfield paintings
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Jack MacRae – Hard edge landscapes and colorfield paintings

Hello Jack, please introduce yourself My name is Jack MacRae, from the Sunshine Coast Australia. I like hard edges, architecture and techno. I primarily work in colourfield and hard edge paintings and hand cut paper collages. Your art and you – how did it all start? I started making collages after studying about Peter Eisenman…

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…

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…

Collage art by london based artist Brian Reinker
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Collage art by london based artist Brian Reinker

Hello Brian, please introduce yourself Hello, I am an artist based in London working from Make Space Studios near Waterloo. I studied fine arts painting and architecture at university and after a career in architecture and design I became a full time artist about 4 years ago. What are your favorite materials to work with?…

Q&A with collage artist Annie Rochelle
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Q&A with collage artist Annie Rochelle

Who is Annie Rochelle? Annie Rochelle is an emerging artist living and working in Knoxville, Tennessee. She is graduate of the Maryland Institute College of Art with a BFA in Painting and Art History. Annie Rochelle is an artist whose work uses traditional forms of art making with contemporary aesthetics to highlight the deep issues…

“Soft edge” artist Rae Heller
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“Soft edge” artist Rae Heller

Can you tell us something about your artistic career? I’ve been an artist my whole life, but have only embraced and embodied this identity since 2018. I had taken a break from my art making practice for a decade as I pursued and grew my career as a Sign Language Interpreter. And then, in May…