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Artist interview: meet Baptiste Desjardin

Baptiste Desjardin at The Swatch Art Peace Hotel in Shanghai, China Hello Baptiste, we’re delighted to have a chat about your background and your artistic practice. Baptiste, could you tell us about yourself and your background? I come from the suburbs of Paris. In 2014, I obtained a Master’s in Fine Arts from the Haute Ecole des Arts du Rhin in Strasbourg. During my studies, I learned woodworking, ironworking, screenprinting, analog photography, bookworking and so on. It was a great journey throughout learning and experimentation. I wanted to fully develop my skills and so I did. After graduating from art school, I applied for artist residencies abroad, especially in Asia. I wanted to discover new cultures. Traveling alone was also...

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Artist interview: meet Chris Jonathon

Hello Chris, we’re delighted to have a chat about your background and your artistic practice. Chris, could you tell me about yourself and your background? My name is Chris, I was born in Aleppo, Syria. I’m 21 years old and currently an art student at Villa Arson - National School of Fine Arts. When did you start making art? I started when I was really young, can’t remember when exactly, probably around the age of 8 or 9, and I mainly was drawing dresses that I wanted to create when I grew older. I really loved fashion at the time and wanted to become a designer one day. After that, I became obsessed with hair and makeup. I deeply enjoyed...

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Connecting museums with young people: meet Romane Dufouil

It's interesting to see that even with your arts studies, you always felt uncomfortable in museums and art galleries. At what point exactly did you feel you didn't belong in this elitist environment? Since the beginning of my studies, the professors have asked us to go see exhibitions. They expected us to know all the cultural places of the city. Even though I live in Rennes, I have rarely gone to the museum.

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