Abstract expressionist artist, Christa Haack, at work in her studio (Germany)

Q&A with artist, Christa Haack (Germany)

I met award-winning artist, Christa Haack, at her studio in southern Germany last year. A passionate artist, Christa creates her work with lots of expression and movement. She needs it, as art literally helps her cope with life’s daily challenges. Christa is unable to get to her studio due to the COVID-19 regulations, and I Read more about Q&A with artist, Christa Haack (Germany)[…]

Meeting the artist: Russian-Canadian artist, Elena Myasnikova

Q&A with artist Elena Myasnikova (Canada)

With a formal Arts education in Russia, and a Fashion Design diploma in Canada, Elena Myasnikova’s initial focus was on Stage and Theatre Costume Design, while mastering different painting and graphic techniques over time. A full-time professional artist since late 2018, Elena is working hard on establishing herself. We are curious how she is coping Read more about Q&A with artist Elena Myasnikova (Canada)[…]

Meet artist Arngrim Larsen (Sweden)

Q&A with artist Arngrim Larsen (Sweden)

Arngrim Larsen’s art is borne from his feelings and it is his therapy to understand and accept himself and the world. In our first meeting, Arngrim had already explained to me that he sees colours in and around himself and others: “Like other people can hear music in their heads, I see colours and patterns Read more about Q&A with artist Arngrim Larsen (Sweden)[…]

Magdalena Morey in her new studio in Northern Spain

Q & A with artist Magdalena Morey (Spain)

Magdalena Morey and her husband Tom had a vision for their family: a home of their own, in their favorite region in northern Spain, Asturias. Last year, they could finally make it happen! High time we touched base with this hard-working artist and inspiring woman.   Q & A with Magdalena Morey As an artist, Read more about Q & A with artist Magdalena Morey (Spain)[…]

Abstract artist, Bea Garding Schubert, in her studio

Q & A with artist Bea Garding Schubert (Germany)

Bea Garding Schubert has accomplished a lot since we first met in November of 2017. Energetic and productive as ever, she is now able to fully live from her art. A dream come through for her! Time to touch base again with this inspiring woman. Q & A with Bea Garding Schubert As an artist, Read more about Q & A with artist Bea Garding Schubert (Germany)[…]

Julie Edwards in her Wolverhampton studio

Q & A with artist Julie Edwards (UK)

Julie Edwards (UK) was initially interviewed in November of 2017, as the first artist to receive a studio visit from our curator. After a difficult year for her, it was high time we touched base with this talented artist. Q & A with Julie Edwards As an artist, what is your biggest dream? “My greatest Read more about Q & A with artist Julie Edwards (UK)[…]

Abstract landscape artist, Gesa Reuter

Meet abstract landscape artist, Gesa Reuter

“I am a traveller between worlds” — abstract landscape artist, Gesa Reuter A beautiful drive from Hanover Airport, through the rolling hills of North Rhine-Westphalia, takes me to the small city of Detmold, Germany. An ancient city first referred to in the year 783. Checked in to my room at a charming hotel in the Read more about Meet abstract landscape artist, Gesa Reuter[…]

Meet Vancouver Island artist, Lois Goodnough

Meet Vancouver Island artist, Lois Goodnough

“I want to add a little bit of beauty to the world.” — Vancouver Island artist, Lois Goodnough A direct flight takes me from Calgary to Nanaimo, Vancouver Island. And as soon as I step out of the airplane, I notice it. Salty and breezy: the sea! It makes me excited for what’s ahead: a Read more about Meet Vancouver Island artist, Lois Goodnough[…]

"Bison" (2019) Mokulito print (1/6) by Austrian artist, Bernhard Cociancig

Meet Bernhard Cociancig, artist on a mission

Beautiful mountain views, West Bragg Creek’s sprawling trail system and one happy gallery dog who could come along for the afternoon. However unlikely the setting, it is where I had the first of many conversations with an incredibly humble human being with a big heart. Meet Vienna-based Bernhard Cociancig; a remarkable man, and an artist Read more about Meet Bernhard Cociancig, artist on a mission[…]

Semi-abstract landscape artist, Donna Winn

Meet Canadian artist, Donna Winn

For my interview with Try it ART’s first Canadian artist, I do not have to travel far. In the community of Redwood Meadows, AB, just down the road from our gallery, I find Donna Winn. I know her as an artist; a talented painter. Then one evening, I heard her sing. What a voice! Deep, Read more about Meet Canadian artist, Donna Winn[…]