Monday, 14 September 2009

Interview with Chris Bianchi

q)please tell us a brief info about yourself.

a)Big Hairy and only comes out at night.

q)Tell us about your humble beginnings, When did you you first realized that you wanted to be an artist?

a)I grew up on the rock of Malta, no one really encouraged us to be creative it just spilt out of me then i decided to move to london.

q)What are your tools of the trade and why?

a)Ink, Water, paper, brush, brush pen, smoke, a good chair

making yourself comfortable is important.

q)Who or what gives you inspiration on your morbid art?

a)most things

q)Is your artistic background self-taught or did you go to college to study?

a)Self taught to start with then i went to uni then the RCA

q)How do you keep “fresh” within your industry?

a)Vitamin C tablets every morning, a savage eye

q)What are some of your current projects?

a)Working on an exhibition opening 1st oct 2009

q)Which of your works are you the most proud of? And why?

a)its hard to tell i tend to do things and move on probably something i havent done yet.

q)Are there any areas, techniques, mediums, projects in your field that you have yet to try?


q)What do you do to keep yourself motivated and avoid burn-out?

a)Get very drunk, its a way of starting over

q)how do you spend most of your free time?


q)What contemporary artists or developments in art interest you?

a)Charles Avery, Brodsky & Utkin, Tommy Ungerer, African masks, Heretic print makers

q)We really like some of your pictures, how can we get our hands on them? Do you sell them? How?

a)Yes You can get in touch with me through my website most stuff is for sale unless its in the commisioned

section. you can also buy stuff from