Interviews: Art student & blogger Bu

by • 14. August, 2013 • All, InterviewsComments (0)1363

Tell us a bit about yourself. Who are you, where are you from, what are you doing?

Hi I’m bu, I am german, although I haven’t lived there in about 5 years. I used to model, so i travelled a lot (Athens, Milan, Barcelona, London, Istanbul, Cape Town, Montreal, Los Angeles…yadayada).

Right now I study fine art at Central Saint Martins in London where I mostly do videowork and paintings.

When and why did you start blogging?

I started in 2009. why? because it used to be fun. Now the internet is overfilled with fashion blogs and i rarely blog… and there is also instagram!

Childhood dream?

I liked computers and wanted to become a hacker. seriously.

What do you find interesting in the fashion world at the moment?

That the 90s are back and pretty girls try to look as ugly as possible.

crust from annabu on Vimeo.

Biggest inspiration?

Tracey Emin

Any guilty pleasures?

Beyonce and Ciara.

And sniffing terpentine once in a while when I make paintings. A wonderful smell.

Favourite travel destination?

Cape Town! I am going back there this week for a couple of months. It is a beautiful place and has the best avocadomint milkshake in the whole world.

What are your plans for the future?

Live in london with a cat and make art, during winter live in LA doing the same.

And maybe trying not to eat pizza every day.

Butherightthing.com

Bu @ Instagram

Bu @ Twitter

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