To do a portrait of a person is to dig deep into his or her soul, to understand what they do and why they do it, and then make it … Read more
These days, when the economical crisis is part of every headline and we struggle to think positively about our future, it’s a challenge to find a realistic pep talk. When … Read more
The artist Chan Hwee Chong really caught my attention when I stumbled into this amazing series of drawings made for Faber Castell. These reinterpretations of classic masterpieces show crafts and skills no … Read more
I’ve been following the Rogues Gallery label for a while now. I’m totally into the tees and all the vintage prints. They have such a dusty vibe.
Once someone told me that if I put a shell up to my ear I could hear the ocean. Well, what I really hear are whispers that gently depict stories … Read more
I love the voice, which is so aristocratic and fascinating, of Virginia Woolf. This BBC recording is part of a series called Words Fail Me and eally gives off the … Read more
Well, we all know what a majestic singer Freddie Mercury was, yet he was also a great composer, phenomenal entertainer but what about visual art? Of course, he was brilliant … Read more
Kareen Zerefos is an impressive illustrator. I like her style, I like her subjects, I like the way she uses traditional skills associated with modern techniques. But more than all … Read more
I really love the aesthetic of Lars Henkel. This talented illustrator can use a wide range of media: from drawings to collage through video and photography, always keeping his suggestive … Read more
I’m really diigging this cover of the everlasting song, J’attendrai, made by Django Reinhardt and the Hot Club of France. This is an old clip that promoted his wonderful music.