Category Archive: Interviews

Saira Hunjan

  British tattoo artist Saira Hunjan has collaborated with Tod’s on a limited edition collection of bags. Using the Italian brand’s Double T messenger bags as her canvas, Hunjan has created a set… Continue reading

Johan Kugelberg

Art is Alive catches up with Johan Kugelberg, author and curator with over twenty books and forty exhibits under his belt including The Velvet Underground: A New York Art and Punk: An Aesthetic, on… Continue reading


On 18th November, Belgian singer and keyboard player Mickael Karkousse, guitarist Dave Martijn, bassist Tom Coghe and drummer Bert Libeert, in other words, the band GOOSE releases their new single ‘What You Need’ along with visuals directed by Raf Simons and Dior long-term collaborator Willy Vanderperre. The single is… Continue reading

Louise O’Kelly

Louise O’Kelly is the founder of Block Universe, London’s first impressive performance art festival that takes place across major institutions and unique off-site spaces throughout the city. The festival generally takes place at the end of… Continue reading

John Booth

John Booth is a  very talented Hackney-based artist who graduated from Central Saint Martins, where he is now an Associate Lecturer in Fashion. His vivid work covers the full spectrum of media including ceramics and… Continue reading

Marie Jacotey-Voyatzis

  Marie Jacotey-Voyatzis is an emerging artist who recently collaborated with Alexander McQueen. The French artist conceived ephemeral installations for the windows of the McQ shop on Dover Street in Mayfair, London. Drawing is at… Continue reading

Ksenia Zemtsova

  Art Night is London’s response to Paris’ Nuit Blanche. It’s a new exciting and free annual contemporary arts festival that will open the doors to hidden places in London and keep art… Continue reading

Richard Young

On the occasion of Let’s Dance: a tribute to David Bowie, an exhibition of twenty-five photographs by Richard Young at his eponymous gallery in London, 4 Holland Street, I caught up with Richard himself about his… Continue reading

Olivier Saillard

  On the occasion of Volez, Voguez, Voyagez – Louis Vuitton, presented at Le Grand Palais, Olivier Saillard recorded this interview (courtesy Louis Vuitton).

Brita Fernandez Schmidt

On 16th September in London, the art world came together for a special event held at Bonhams to create transformational change in the lives of women survivors of war. It was an exclusive… Continue reading