One of the little paradoxes of time I find for myself is that you can only ‘keep’ it after you’ve spent it. The liquid veil of time shuts your eyes at night and leads you to a different universe, the forest of your subconscious. Often in my past I’ve felt like I’ve been ‘skipping steps’ and every […]Read more "Time-keeper"
One of the most challenging endeavors for both models and photographers is getting your work featured in fashion magazines. Where should you start from? 1.Make a list of magazines you would like to get featured in and send them individual, personalised e-mails. And make it big: the more, the merrier. This does NOT mean you have to compromise […]Read more "Getting Published"
‘I want the sun to shine through me, not on me.’ These words which I recall from a movie seem to be resonating in my mind reminiscenting the experience of the ‘Art in the Park‘ festival at which I was exhibiting as Marie Muller for a first time this year. It’s utterly overwhelming, these two days […]Read more "Sunshine piercing my soul"
Recently I did model for a an extraordinary figurative realist artist which I was fortunate to meet at an art fair. I did mention to few of my friends but it somehow surprised me the similarity in their their reaction – ‘Did you pose naked?’. It made me wonder why this should be the first […]Read more "Naked Thoughts"
You know when people say they have to write something down to realise it has actually happened… last couple of weeks have been quite surreal, I don’t even think writing helps me realise what is happening… My Exhibition Opening night, the talks with visitors, the meetings with the models behind the portrayers, the talks with […]Read more "Exhibition Opening, work in progress"
Ichtys – The Fisherman’s Daughter – Exhibition Research time I never thought how much preparation may be required to make an exhibition happen before I started organising one… The choice of location and venue is maybe one of your most important decisions that would define the success of your exhibition. Of course there are several things […]Read more "How to Prepare a Photo Exhibition"
Dear reading friends, I’ve missed you. I’ve been so busy organising my first photography exhibition: Ichtys – The Fisherman’s Daughter. Feel free to pass by – it will be on all through July. I’ve got to tell you it’s a bit like a magical box new and new things keep coming up that need to […]Read more "Ichtys – Exhibition"
Hi lovelies, long time no see! Some exciting things happened recently including the wedding of one of my best friends for which I accomplished a flight marathon departing on Firday, attending the celebration on Saturday and flying back on Sunday. Totally worth it! And it felt really stange, like time has stopped and it was […]Read more "Strings of time"
It finally feels like Autumn is here to stay. I love the mild sunshine in the sunsets, the streets decorated with red, orange, brown, maroon and deep yellow fallen leafs storing sweet scent of nectar. It’s like the nature is dressed in nostalgia dancing with the wind under the subtle melody of fallen raindrops. I […]Read more "Festive vibes"
I have now been networking with creatives from the Fashion and Art industry for over 7 years and I see quite frequently in my newsfeed ‘warnings’ from models about an unprofessional or even abusive behaviour from some photographers. Being faced with domestic abuse in the past myself, I am extremely sensitive to any form of violence […]Read more "Avoiding the villain: model advice"