Latest Interviews

Acclaimed artist, Annie Kevans is exhibiting a series of portraits of the 1920s-1930s movie talent campaign, WAMPAS Baby Stars in a show with Boo Ritson and Francisca Valdivieso.

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Maria Strzelecka, Mr & Mr A, Oil on Canvas

Passion for Freedom Festival

A non-government, voluntary organization, Passion for Freedom's message is simple: Freedom of women, freedom of speech; protecting it where it exists, promoting it where it doesn’t. Mongoos spoke to festival...

Maria Lund, Untitled

Afternoon Tea: Artist Interview with Maria Lund

Born and educated in Sweden, Maria Luna is a mixed-media artist living one of her three childhood dreams; becoming a doctor and owning a candy store are yet to...

Tasos Pavlopoulos, The Left Ear, 2011. Acrylic paint on canvas,180x160cm

Happy Days: Interview with Tasos Pavlopoulos

Tasos Pavlopoulos was born in 1955 in Athens. From 1978 until 1983, he studied under Henryk Tomaszewski and Teresa Pagowska at the Warsaw Academy of Fine Arts. His latest exhibition ‘Happy...

Lucinda Lyons, Gala. Photograph courtesy Lucinda Lyons

Conversations with Lucinda Lyons

How are you? Sorry about the half finished, garbled letter. To be honest I’m a little unhinged at the moment. My parents who used to live a field’s walk away...
Mice Hell as a Paper Girl. Photograph by Conor Vella

Interview with Mice Hell

Mice Hell is a Dublin based multidisciplinary artist who has worked in print, drawing, video and performance. In 2011 she started a new project called Papergirl Dublin where she cycled around...

Judith Chamizo, Sandia

Judith Chamizo on a traditional craft in a digital age

Between constantly involving technology and an increasingly saturated market, creating illustration in the digital age is no mean feat. Judith Chamizo talks to Mongoos about keeping it traditional, the internet...

Jennifer Mills, Henry

In Their Own Words: Jennifer Mills

I was recently invited into the intimate world of Tempus Arts artist Jennifer Mills. Arriving at her London home early in broken flip-flops, we both started with a "sorry"...

Alizé Meurisse, photo by Renaud Monfourny

Alizé Meurisse

With three published novels Pâle Sang Bleu (2007), Roman á Clefs (2010), and Neverdays (2013) to her name, Alizé Meurisse has established herself as a prolific novelist. However, she...

Antonio Carreño, Holy Night, 2012

Colour and Texture in Antonio Carreño

One is instantly drawn to Antonio Carreño’s paintings. The colours were the first to attract me, but then I became lost in the other-worldliness of the painting. A duality...

AES + F, Arrival of the Golden Boat, 2010. LightJet print

Interview with Russian collective AES+F

The Russian art collective AES+F has moved away from Russian conceptualism to a hyper-visual style influenced by baroque. Eternal themes of beauty, sex, and death are laced throughout their...