year of birth: 1988
Q1: When did you start making art?
Seriously I began create my art five years ago.
Q2: What does inspire you?
My dreams, my imagination where is a place for everything, music (Sigur Rós, Goldfrapp, Diego Buongiorno, Rhian Sheehan), other artists (Kirsty Mitchell, Julia Trotti and many others).
Q3: What are your techniques?
I think I don’t use any special technique. The most of all I using gradients, layers, brushes. I usually using effects from Nik collection.
Q4: What is the main idea or feeling behind your works?
I think the main idea is to show my feelings. Closing them in frames. This allows me to relive them again
whenever I want.
Q5: What is the main color of your art and why?
Above all, they are muted colors, maybe a little pastels and darker colors.
Q6: What would you improve about your work and why?
I need to work on lighting, which is not perfect yet.
Q7: Do you have any project for the future?
So I have a lot of ideas for my pictures. At the moment I’m doing a bigger project. Everything I do from beginning to end, for example accessories, props, etc.. I want to do something different than before.
Q8: Describe yourself with 3 words capturing the essence of JotVelZet.
Fragility, feelings, imagination. I think this is it.
Q9: Show us (link) your very first work. Describe it from techniques till feelings.
HERE it’s one of my earlier work, when I was in love with the darkness. In the past, the darkness was for me a determinant of good photography. After some time, everything began to change.
Q10: What did change from your first work till now?
Everything… I grew up, my art has become more mature. I learned so many things. Now for me the important thing are
feelings, and I want to show everybody me on my photos, though I’m not on them.
Q11: What is art for you? Escaping from reality or the essence of life?
For me is escaping from reality. “Where reality ends, dreams begin”.