I can only apologise for the lack of posts in recent weeks – I hit the ground running at the start of 2018, and haven’t managed to stop just yet. However, I wanted to write a quick post for you as a couple of days ago, I was doing my usual crawl through the internet … Continue reading The Autodidact: What Does it Take to Make it Big?
Tag: self-taught artist
Artist in Focus: José Nava
José Nava was born in 1937 and grew up in the working class barrios of Acapulco on the pacific coast of Mexico. In 1962 he travelled to Europe and settled in England. For many years, he worked with the experimental theatre company, The People Show, touring internationally before dedicating himself full time to his art practice. Entirely self-taught, José has … Continue reading Artist in Focus: José Nava
Lola Dupre is a self-taught collage artist and illustrator currently based near Galway in Ireland. Since 2000 she has been living and working in Switzerland, Scotland, France, Spain, Portugal and now Ireland. She has collaborated with photographers including Lisa Carletta, Madame Peripetie, Helen Sobiralski, William Kano and Laetitia Bica. And has published work with magazines … Continue reading Lola Dupre