See attached ! I miss my studio. I think my way of working itself hasn’t changed much - drawing’s going about the same - but all the things hovering at the edge of my practice (walking, reading, talking) are different. That took some adjusting. I’m excited to be working with different materials than usually.
Whats last or current song you listened to (no cheating, we all have naughty
This Alyona Alyona song.
Chickpea pasta with tomatoes, garlic and broccoli.
What's the next thing you are going to cook?
Bread! Though having only moderate success with the starter...
If everything in your house was going to be the same colour what colour
I can’t recall any now, but I’m sure there’s some pattern to how I worry.
What makes you laugh (feel free to share any videos, memes, record a
A lot of birdwatching is happening around here, so I enjoy a bird meme.
Which artist-living or dead would you like to share your quarantine practice with? Why?
Maybe Daniel Lie. I have access to a garden here and planting things, slowly watching them grow, made me think of Lie’s exhibition I saw last summer. His work is very patient, grounded and ritualistic. Those are qualities that I’d love to see in my work too.
Draw something that you remember being scared of as a child.
What are your favourite tools to work with/ what do you use most often?
We are putting together a mixtape - what’s your go to song for dancing ?
some classic for dancing - Lay All Your Love On Me or really anything else by ABBA
being in the studio ?
In the studio I like to listen to podcasts or full albums, so I can focus for longer. The last two albums by clipping are best heard like that, there are lots of weird interludes. Love Story 7 from their latest.
chilling out ?
Tristan a Izolda by Katarzia for (melancholy) chilling out
falling in love ?
Old Souls from Brian de Palma’s Phantom of the Paradise for falling in love.
For Exercise Three, we ask our artists to pick one of the following subjects as a starting point to make some work using an A5 piece of paper/cloth/whatever you like to the size with no restriction on media. These will be published on our website and available for £110 each.
Still life: pick 3 items from your surrounding and recreate them
Draw the last text you received/Page 15 from a book you are currently reading 7th sentence down
Draw the last exhibition you saw/in style of the last exhibition you saw
Check out Zuzana's exercise three pieces here