2 Aug 2010
Artist 01: Anthony Zinonos
Here is our first ever artist feature on illustrator Anthony Zinonos. He is also the first contributor for our European countries rally too, I'm sure some of you remember this! He creates lovely collages which is one of the most difficult media to use and stand out with. He manages to not only stand out but has a unique flavour and style that is uniquely his, his images are both humorous and intelligent. Enjoy his interview here!
Who are you:
Anthony Zinonos: pug owner, frequent drinker of coffee and car boot veteran.
What do you do:
I'm a freelance Illustrator and paper goods collector.
How did you start:
I did a degree in Printmaking and Photo media, worked part time as a cake baker for 2 and a half years after graduating then finally went full-time freelance Illustrator.
A Personal statement about you or your work:
Born in South Africa and bred in Cyprus Artist / Illustrator Anthony Zinonos now lives in the self proclaimed 'fine city' of Norwich, U.K. He creates minimal hand made collages playing with shape and colour. Anthony is a co-founder of the Norwich based clothing company 'dirt box' as well as a member of the WAFA collective.