name: Marius ( Mariusz, but I usually leave “z” )
year of birth: 1982
Q1: When did you start making art?
As I remember I start making art…well, before kindergarten, but more consciously in high-school
Q2: What does inspire you?
Music, video games, movies, artworks made by another artists.
Q3: What are your techniques?
Digital painting at most of the time, sometimes 3D.
Q4: What is the main idea or feeling behind your works?
There isn’t any “main idea”, usually it’s something like that: “I want to create something: dark/creepy/strange…” and that’s all, or maybe there are some “ideas” but I try to not focus on them, only on feelings,moods.
Q5: What is the main color of your art and why?
I like gray scale but with cool, little blue feel, reminds me steel, sci-fi stuffs, future, cybernetic moods, also I like to adds another colors to tweak mood of artwork, usually depend on theme.
Q6: What would you improve about your work and why?
Anatomy ( human, animals ), composition, color theory, perspective, well, fundamentals on which I don’t focus enough ( and I know it was very bad idea :/ )
Q7: Do you have any project for the future?
Work in some Hollywood studio at sci-fi movies as a designer.
Q8: Describe yourself with 3 words capturing the essence of noistromo.
dark, futuristic, unreal.
Q9: Show us (link) your very first work. Describe it from techniques till feelings.
HERE you have a few of my old artworks.
I don’t remember which program I had use to paint this but it was just
soft brush ( and hard from time to time ). There is some H.R.Giger influences. It’s in dark, biomech moods, cold and unreal.
Q10: What did change from your first work till now?
I had learn more techniques, styles, moods, more info about using colors, design, of course I know that there are a lot of things to learn.
Q11: What is art for you? Escaping from reality or the essence of life?
Sometimes, art it’s very good escape from life but…for me it’salso essence of life It’s good to “escape” from life from time to time, just to refresh mind, to look from distance at everything.