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||Q: It is well known that you gain inspiration from foreign travel. Has anyone ever accused you of stealing their culture?
||Q: I have been always fascinated with the re-contexualizing power of Art and with the way some objects or even some concepts often gain a second life when they are “transduced” on a canvas or in a block of marble. So I would like to ask you if in your opinion, personal experience is an absolutely indespensable part of a creative process. Do you think that a creative process could be disconnected from direct experience?
||Q: What artists influenced the creation of your latest pastel-on-sandpaper painting?
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||Q: Does your work look different to you on days when you are sad, happy, etc.?
||Q: There is a voyeuristic quality to your paintings in the “Domestic Threats” series. Perhaps it is because we are seeing objects most would consider inanimate acting out these complex scenes you’ve created for them. Where do the stories come from?