Tag: Artist

Homa Taj In Conversation with Dutch Artist Jeroen Evertz

NAME: Jeroen Evertz (1973)Born: Trintelen (NL)Lives in: Maastricht (NL) Artist’s statement – ‘I like to remember things my way, not necessarily the way they happened’ – Fred Madison Because of often contradictory interests, it is hard to decide what is real and who decides what is real nowadays: advertisements, politics, technology, nature or we? I […]

Homa Taj In Conversation with Dutch Artist Bas de Wit

Bas de Wit (1977)Born in: Budel, The NetherlandsLives in: Maastricht, The NetherlandsDealer: Figge von Rosen Galerie (Berlin/Cologne) Artist’s statement –Making monuments to the huge fiasco of your very own enthusiasm MV – Favourite movie(s) & director(s) –My Top 5000 List begins with: Stanley Kubrick (One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest); Stanley Kubrick (Dr. Strangelove), Mary Poppins (the […]

Homa Taj In Conversation with PLAYBOY’s Artist in Residence – Olivia De Berardinis

A friend recently asked me, “How do you segue from writing about a Byzantine scholar to Playboy bunnies?” He was referring to my last interview with Professor James R. Russell, The Mashtots Professor of Armenian Studies at the Department of Eastern Languages and Civilizations at Harvard University. My response? I had two words for him: […]