Allow me a moment to introduce myself....
My name is: Apeseven
What is your artistic discipline? Painter and installation artist
Ø What was your first job?
Dish pig at a Butchers shop
Ø What’s the first career you dreamed of having as a kid?
Ø Who, or what, was your biggest teacher?
Skateboarding was my biggest teacher it taught me that no matter how many times I got fucked up and destroyed that I should get up not whinge, persevere and play the best hand dealt to me.
Ø What are some of your technical/artistic/personal “rules” that you never break?
Never put acrylic over oil paint.
Ø What are some things you’ve had to unlearn?
Love after every interation of it.
Ø What things do you not like to do in your art?
Dolphins and rainbows.
Ø What is next?
My Solo exhibition in November “LAZARUS RISING”
Where are you heading with your work?
My work has gone down a more ephemeral, esoteric tapestry of old world occult imagery heavily laden with symbolism.
Ø When people come to you for help, what do they usually want help with?
Grabbing something from a high up.
Ø If you could make one rule that everyone had to follow, what rule would you make?
Keep to the fucking left.
Ø What things do you think should be done the old-fashioned way?
Ø Where is your happy place?
Studio, just finishing a painting.
Ø What kind of art do you enjoy most?
I enjoy laughing at home renovation “art” .