Julian Karlsen

"The best thing about being an artist is that I can do what I want, the worst thing is having to eat cornflakes for a week."

 
 

Julian Karlsen
Painter
City of residence,  OSLO, NORWAY

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Q & A:


COL: How old are you and where are you from? 

JK: I am 29 years old and from Oslo/Gjøvik/Raufoss

COL: What do you do?

JK: I am a painter who like to skate and going to the bar

COL: How long have you been doing it?

JK: Painting and drawing all my life, started skating when I was 13………..

COL: What inspired you to pursue a career in art?

JK: To be able to express myself and the great all time painters

COL: Do you remember your first work of art?

JK: No

COL: If you could have any piece of art in history, what would you choose?

JK: Les Demoiselles d'Avignon

COL: What is your relationship with fashion?

JK: I pick a little from everywhere

COL: What does the word “collective” mean to you as an artist?

JK: Living arrangement, because I studied some architecture real quick, thats why.

COL: What is the best and worst thing about being an artist?

JK: The best thing about being an artist is that I can do what I want, the worst thing is having to eat cornflakes for a week.

COL: Who do you admire?

JK: My mom Rannveig, Picasso, Frank Gehry, Viktor Frankl and my three best friends.

COL: What can we expect to see at this year’s festival?

JK: Hopefully a bunch of different things, maybe some nice people.

COL: Who are you excited to see?

JK: My friends.

COL: How important is the ability to expose your art to you and your creative field?

JK: Helps sales