Clare Lyons

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PHROOM CLARE LYONS   websiteinstagram interview by: Ilaria Sponda    Ilaria Sponda: Where is your creative process mainly rooted?Clare Lyons: My process is mostly rooted in the hope of achieving healing and catharsis. My practice typically examines deeply private and personal experiences. For example, I have made work in the past about my own struggles […]

Niccolò Quaresima

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NICCOLÒ QUARESIMA website instagram interview by: Ilaria Sponda Ilaria Sponda: Photography is one of the medium that serves your multidisciplinary practice. What fascinates you about it? Niccolò Quaresima: What fascinates me about photography is how easy, fast and accessible it can be to take a photo. I’m not saying taking a good photograph is easy, […]

Sheung Yiu

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PHROOM SHEUNG YIU   websiteinstagram interview by: Michela Coslovich    Michela Coslovich: Your artistic research focuses on the complexity of computer-generated imagery (CGI): how do they relate to contemporary digital culture? Sheung Yiu: That is a big question and deserves a much more in-depth answer, but I will try to keep it brief. First, let […]

Marilisa Cosello

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PHROOM MARILISA COSELLO   websiteinstagram interview by: Ilaria Sponda    Ilaria Sponda: Marilisa, can you tell us how you arrived at your ongoing project Try? What motivated you? What were your expectations? Marilisa Cosello: Try is quite a complex body of work. First of all, I had to visualise the body within definite spaces. I […]

Leslie Hakim-Dowek

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PHROOM   HOME Artists Archive Projects Book Reviews Interviews Essays Moving Images Screening Room Exhibitions About Submission Newsletter   LESLIE HAKIM DOWEK website Instagram Twilight Island (Photobook) PHROOM: Twilight Island is a wide-ranging work in which one has the impression of sensing a stratification of different but somehow closely linked plots. Geological observations, biographical moments, […]

Guy Bolongaro

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PHROOM HOME Artists Archive Screening Room Exhibitions About Submission Newsletter   GUY BOLONGARO   website interview by: Matilde Manicardi    ‘Firstly, I try to stress the importance of home and the family: I feel they are terribly important.And secondly, I try to stress the fact that the theory of gravity is a lot of nonsense.’ […]

Jamin Keogh

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PHROOM HOME Artists Archive Screening Room Exhibitions About Submission Newsletter   JAMIN KEOGH instagram interview by: Ilaria Sponda   Ilaria Sponda: Moyross Study is your investigation on the council estate of Moyross, located in Limerick. Could you say a little about this place? Jamin Keogh: I guess to give a full understanding of Moyross and […]

Shia Conlon

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PHROOM HOME Artists Archive Screening Room Exhibitions About Submission Newsletter   SHIA CONLON   websiteinstagram interview by: Ilaria Sponda   Ilaria Sponda: How would you describe Against Domestication? Could you tell me a bit about the origins of this body of work? Shia Conlon: Against Domestication is a project that spans photography, filmmaking, and writing. […]

Miriam O’ Connor

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PHROOM HOME Artists Archive Screening Room Exhibitions About Submission Newsletter   MIRIAM O’CONNOR   websiteinstagram interview by: Ilaria Sponda   Ilaria Sponda: What is photography to you? What have you discovered through it specifically while carrying out Tomorrow is Sunday? Miriam O’ Connor: Photography is this curious medium which never gets old, regardless of the […]

Becks Butler

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PHROOM   HOME Artists Archive Screening Room Exhibitions About Submission Newsletter   BECKS BUTLER  website instagram interview by: Ilaria Sponda Ilaria Sponda: How did Loopies Field come about? What is your relation to agriculture? Becks Butler: My work explore’s structures of human behaviour, origins and the performance of subjects in photography. Coming from a familial […]