Sculptor Davide La has always been fascinated with playing around with materials. As a child, he would take apart appliances with fascination just to see what was inside, and now much of his work involves the opposite – the fusion of materials and shapes in woodwork and we... read more
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Carole Poirot still remembers taking her first point-and- shoot camera as a teenager, and pointing it straight at the sun. Contrary to every caution, the photo came out beautifully. This was the moment she learnt to trust her eye, and this confidence in her personal creative... read more
David Shand collates meaning from the remains of advertising billboards that most of us barely notice. While he has been an artist for as long as he can remember (his earliest memory of art is of sketching a bridge with a pink felt-tip pen as a five year old), screen-printin... read more
Henry Boon has always felt that art is in his blood. Growing up in an artistic family – his mother is a painter and his father is a graphic designer – he started drawing “as soon as I could pick up a pencil”, tracing and copying cartoon and computer game characters i... read more
If success is considered as the trajectory of an individual’s ability to make money – as it so often is – then Anmar Mirza’s creative story so far would hardly inspire admiration. From the kid who doodled in the back of maths classes to the art student who got kicked... read more
Apprentice tattoo-artist Owen Meredith doesn’t envision an end goal for his artistic development. His story so far has been measured in milestones: from getting his first tattoo to enrolling as an apprentice artist; from experimenting on himself (and working through the... read more