year of birth: …….
Q1: When did you start making art?
I started making drawings and paintings when I was so young that I can’t remember how old I was!
I started making digital paintings in 2008.
Q2: What does inspire you?
Many things inspire me! Music, movies, stories, forest walks, sensations, scents…
Q3: What are your techniques?
Digital painting with photoshop and traditional tools (watercolors, pencils, brushes…)
Q4: What is the main idea or feeling behind your works?
The main feeling is certainly mystery!
Q5: What is the main color of your art and why?
It really depends on the story I have to tell.
Q6: What would you improve about your work and why?
I still have a lot to learn and improve! I never get tired of trying new ways to express an idea or to tell stories.
Q7: Do you have any project for the future?
Yes I have, but I can’t reveal everything now.
Q8: Describe yourself with 3 words capturing the essence of Mina M.
It’s difficult but for now I would suggest these three words: mystery, sincerity and curiosity.
Q9: Show us (link) your very first work. Describe it from techniques till feelings.
I can’t show my very first work but I can link my very first digital painting which have a huge significance for me, despite its many faults, HERE.
I painted it with my tablet and photoshop, trying to show fear and mystery beyond the eyes of this Little Red Riding Hood.
Q10: What did change from your first work till now?
The way I work, the way I use colors, the way I paint …
Q11: What is art for you? Escaping from reality or the essence of life?
It’s a part of me, the easiest way to express myself.