An interview with Suzanne den Otter

I was born in a small village in the tip of Noord-Holland. When I was young my mom owned a garden centre, which I loved to decorate. The moment I saw the Dutch TV program ‘Geef nooit op‘ (Never give up) about window dressing I knew it for sure; I want to be a window dresser. Continue reading An interview with Suzanne den Otter

5 Questions with Tekla Severin

Tekla Evelina Severin grew up in a middle-sized Swedish town a bit north of Stockholm. The kind of town where the only thing you wanted when you were a teenager was to get out of there. And so she moved to Stockholm when she was 20. She studied separate classes at Stockholm and Uppsala University like the history of thought, worked at cafés and even run her own café. After which she started to study interior architecture- and furniture design at Konstfack University of arts and crafts. Continue reading 5 Questions with Tekla Severin

An interview with photographer Merel ‘t Hart

Merel ‘t Hart was born in France and raised by Dutch parents. She took an interest in the arts quite early in life; spending hours drawing and painting as a child. As a young teenager, she and her family moved back to the Netherlands. But a few years later, at the age of 17, Merel decided to move back to France, to study at Nanterre University in Paris, where she graduated with a master in political science and a master in English. Before taking a more serious interest in photography she worked in the publishing world.  Continue reading An interview with photographer Merel ‘t Hart

An interview with fashion photographer & director Daniel Sannwald

When I was a kid, I dreamed of being a famous scientist. That I became a fashion photographer had a lot to do with my late father, who was an artist and in his short time gave me the direction of photography and design. In some ways, I am secretly still a mad scientist working with utterly fictional technology to forward my schemes. You wouldn’t catch me dead in a lab coat. Continue reading An interview with fashion photographer & director Daniel Sannwald