Get To Know The Artists 2: David De La Mano, Magnus Gjoen, Crail Moansburg,
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Get To Know The Artists 2: David De La Mano, Magnus Gjoen, Crail Moansburg,

Jul 18, 2015

Rosie Emerson - Lena - Limited Edition Cyanotype

SUMMER OR WINTER?

David De La Mano - Winter

Magnus Gjoen - Right now winter as I'm melting, but I prefer Summer

WHAT ARE YOU MOST LOOKING FORWARD TO THIS SUMMER?

David De La Mano - I have projects in the URSS, USA, Chile, Uruguay and Spain

Rosie Emerson - Dog Days opening party and making new work in the sunshine before I have my baby in October


Magnus Gjoen - The Devil Hath Power To Assume A Pleasing Shape - Giclee Print

FAVOURITE DECADE AND WHY?

Crail Moansburg - The 60's, they represent a generation of freedom of expression in a very radical way, above all through music.. and don't we all love a good tune!

Magnus Gjoen - I'm more about centuries. Think 1400's Florence. Why? The cultural explosion that started there.

David De La Mano - The 80's, because it's my childhood when I spent some incredible years.. No phones, No rush.. just Football and Fun!

TOP SUMMER HANG OUT IN LONDON?

Rosie Emerson - Hampstead Pools

Crail Moansburg - Nothing beats the studio (with a fridge for cool drinks like frozen vodka and dutch gin....)


Crail Moansburg - Above Nature - Mixed Media Sculpture

WHAT EXHIBITIONS ARE ON YOUR TO-DO LIST THIS SUMMER?

Rosie Emerson - The Serpentine Pavillion, Thomas Hirschhorn at the South London Gallery and Escher at the Dulwich Picture Gallery

Crail Moansburg - That would be Matisse at the Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam

IF YOU COULD COLLABORATE WITH ANY ARTIST WHO WOULD IT BE?

Magnus Gjoen - I would say 'Lip Woman' - What's her name?... Sara Pope. I'd like to do some lips with her... God that sounded all wrong!

David De La Mano - I would like to collaborate with a lot of artists.. RUN, M-CITY, Btoy, Eltono, Hyuro, Swoon, Cleon Paterson

David De La Mano - El Hoyo - Limited Edition Screen Print

WHAT HAS BEEN YOUR BIGGEST ART WORK DISASTER?

Rosie Emerson - Ha ha- luckily not when I broke my world record for the latest Cyanotype photograph, that would have been a big disaster! I did a hand painted and gold leaf portrait commission at the beginning of the year, I had to re do 3 times before it I got it just right. I'm always having to re create work, because of the nature of my work, it often fails, but it is part of the process, I'm constantly learning, re doing, If I know exactly how it is going to look, I won't bother making it.

David De La Mano - I'm a big disaster and obviously have had many stumbles.. luckily disasters with paint are never too serious!


FAVOURITE HANG UP ARTIST?

Crail Moansburg - I'm in admiration of Ben Eine, i'd love to print life-size silkscreens with his typography

Magnus Gjoen - Lauren Baker for sure

Rosie Emerson - Argh!! Too Difficult! In no order David De La Mano, Swoon, Joe Webb and Maria Rivans

David De La Mano - Swoon and RUN


Rosie Emerson - Ebony - Hand Painted Cyanotype



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