Tique | art paper asks six questions to an artist about their work and inspiration.
This week: Gioia di Girolamo.
Lives in Los Angeles
How do you describe your own art practice?
My Doppelganger. Each time it’s a fight.
Which question or theme is central in your work?
I try to analyze and understand the spirit of our time. The human being, spirituality, religion, communication, relationships, culture, intellect. To do that I grab the past, walk thrown the present and try to image the future.
What was your first experience with art?
The “Boheme”. My first experience was the Opera. It was my Lullaby.
What is your greatest source of inspiration?
What do you need in order to create your work?
The ideal would be a place where I can be physically alienate from everything, in the middle of the jungle, a lot of experimentation materials and an excellent Internet connection.
What work or artist has most recently surprised you?
“High Tide” , Marguerite Humeau.