Paul Balmer

This is a new format for Zoneone Arts.   I would like to introduce you to Paul  Balmer using two videos and following each video with the questions…


Stephen M Redpath

Many of your watercolours are dominated by the horizon – discuss.  The horizon is a mysterious, glorious and untouchable thing and I spend a lot of…


Julia Levander Drew

Can you expand on the terminology of fake taxidermy – fauxidermy? It was a good word to use in the beginning when I was mostly doing quirky and…


Susan Avishai

You have been working with textile waste for the past ten years.  What lead you to this area of art? Inspiration. My mother died in 2009 and the sad…


David Higgins

You have had many residencies take two and expand on how the actual residency developed your art. It is hard to say which residency has impacted me…


Kit Glaisyer

Comment on how both your parents influenced your love of painting. Looking back, I can appreciate that my parents were my first painting teachers. I…


Caroline Bailey

What led you to take up painting full time? Was there something or someone who gave you the motivation? The motivation was always in me, I always…


David Edmond

You worked as a designer before starting you painting practice. Does this have any bearing on your paintings?1986 textile collection I ran my own…


Josée Tellier

Discuss how difficult it was initially for you to decide between art and music? I had to decide between playing violin or visual art. In a way,…


David Henty

How do you deal with the terms, art forger/ copyist? I like it although I prefer “art forger” to “copyist”.  I’m always trying to replicate the look,…


Jessica Brilli

As we are all coping with COVID and being isolated.  You have been painting.  Comment on, ‘The Neighbor’s House’.Neighbor’s House, 9 x 12 inches,…


Abdelhalim Kebieche

Is your art your only source of income? Indeed, as my work reveals the reality of the tragic reality of ‘Man’. My works of art really don’t harmonize…


Carly Le Cerf

Can  you explain the different mediums you use in your work? My work would most accurately be described as mixed media. My staple materials are…


Susan Brown

You used to paint only in water colour, recently you have been working in acrylic too.  How do you find the two mediums? I had to reverse my brain…


David Poxon RI

Why don’t you use white paint in any of your work? Many years ago, I came back to watercolour as my primary medium of expression. I wanted to perfect…


Raudyn Alfarto

 What made you leave the world of architecture for the art  world?Let’s Gather 2018, 90 x 60cms, Acrylic on Canvas As the Italian architect Renzo…


Raymond Quenneville

Since 1992, you have narrowed your work to landscape.  Can you explain how this came to be? I started painting landscape in oil long time ago when I…


Sam Michelle

Do you think having come from a creative family influenced your choice to be an artist? I think having encouraging creative grandparents along with…


Angus McEwan

Can you expand on how you paint textures and surfaces? I work with watercolour to create my textures, exploring surfaces and details that convey each…


Henry Jabbour

You use colour and very heavy brush strokes; how do you still capture such serenity? That is such an interesting question. I definitely don’t feel…


Jayne Stokes

How important is photography to your work? Photography plays an important role in the development of my work. The starting point for 90% of my pieces…


Katherine Downey Miller

How important is your environment to your past and current work? Growing up in New England, the weather and change of seasons became very important…


Damian Callan

You title your art as figurative art, discuss this using image to explain the terminology. Most of my drawings and paintings feature figures and…


Belinda Wilson

Can you expand on your master’s Research, and relate the importance of art on current day issues – Climate change? The Master of Fine Art by research…


Chris Chun, Painter- Plus

Explain how you have your feet in both countries, Thailand and Australia? My husband and I have been based here in Chiang Mai since 2010. Originally,…


Freya Powell

  How has your background in fashion and flowers influenced your art? Before I started painting, my main interest was always fashion and…


Nancy Newmen-Rice

Through lines, geometry, windows, parquet floors, staircases, contemporary buildings,  gothic cathedrals, both internal and external, Nancy Newman…


Denise Faulkner

Denise Faulkner, Mudgee, NSW, Australia Nostalgia and Nature are captured together. Zoneone Arts brings Denise Faulkner to you… Mudgee is truly…


Pete Sack

Pete Sack, North Carolina, USA Sack shows and explains how he creates his images through his seven stage process... Zoneone Arts brings Pete Sack to…


Sean Flood

Music, impacts on Sean Flood's art, depending on the rhythm or beat playing as he paints. We are aware of movement and sound in all his urban…


Trudi Harley

Don't give up your dream to paint - Trudi Harley testifies to this, proving the need to paint exists.  Harley paints with honesty and maturity,…


Belinda Fox

Travel influences Belinda Fox's art.  Living in Singapore brought bright colours, while pairing back colour in The Netherlands.  Belinda Fox causes…


Chris Kettle

What has been the importance of looking closely at old masters in relationship your own work? Before I started referencing the Old Masters my Still…


Jennifer Krause Chapeau

You were a finalist in the Luxembourg Art Prize, - Can you explain… about the Luxembourg Art Prize?         Yes I was one of 12 finalists selected…


Helena McConochie

What has your painting taught you - have you developed new techniques? I don't believe my style has changed as such, I am amazed at how much more…


Joseph Genova

How does your connections to Italy influence your art? Ever since I was a little boy in Italy, art took centre stage in my life. I was attracted to…


Susan McMinn, Bendigo, Australia My PhD research was around the horse in war during the Palestine Campaigns of WW1. After researching stories about the Australian war horses concerning their plight during this campaign in the WW1 Light Horse Soldiers diaries, particularly that of Ion Idriess’, and various artworks including paintings by Australian War Artist George Lambert, I realised that I needed to go to Israel to look at and experience the Anzac trails and the landscape in which the horses travelled. Zoneone Arts brings Susan McMinn to you…

Susan McMinn

Explain how you managed to link your PhD to a visit to Israel? My PhD research was around the horse in war during the Palestine Campaigns of WW1.…


Stephanie Ho

Can you discuss your style and the style of Lowry?  People often said my works reminded them of L. S. Lowry, an important English painter in the mid…


The Melbourne Map

Melinda Clarke  Can you tell us briefly of the history of the 1st Melbourne Map? Original: In my mid 20’s I headed off to explore the world and…


Rebecca Campbell

Discuss why you enjoy working in a studio with other people? As an artist life can be very solitary, early on I realised that I was going slightly…


James Hart Dyke

The more British Artists I interview the more often HRH The Prince of Wales name keeps coming up.  Can you discuss the opportunities of this…


Caroline Bullock

Can you briefly explain the process of cyanotype and how you use this technique?  Cyanotype is a photographic printing process that produces a cyan…


Emily Jones

You refer to your art as ‘Contemporary Representational’, can you expand on this? Yes, I use this term as my work is a synthesis of traditional…


Kevin Low

Your current exhibition is ‘Women and Men’ at Union Gallery in Edinburgh, discuss the title and how the exhibition was named. The title chose itself…


Henry Jabbour

You trained initially as a biologist and worked as a scientist, has this part of your past influenced your current art practice of painting people?…


Melissa Selby Brown

Discuss your series, ‘Outback’, taking us through the process from the road trip to the completed paintings. The prosaic fact of our daughter getting…


Steve Graham

Discuss how lemons have been so good to you?Lemon Coke, 30 x 30cm One of my first paintings to sell many years ago was a simple bowl of lemons on a…


Gail Dell

Your work is often described as ‘playful’ what are your own thoughts on this in relationship to your work? I find that life in the studio requires a…


Robert Kelsey DA

 Can you expand on your involvement with the Paisley Art Institute? I have been involved with Paisley Art Institute for over 40 years. The Institute…


John Mutsaers

Can you discuss your series, ‘The Infinite Birdcage’? As this series is somewhat organic it makes it hard to suggest the number of works I will…