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5 Questions with our Guest Artists: DURUKAN DEMIROĞLU


Durukan Demiroglu, tattoo, tattoo machine, velours studio, montreal tattoo
Photo by Saska Akopian

WHAT IS YOUR RULE TO CREATE?


"seeing and catching the perfect balance within the design."


WHAT IS YOUR SOURCE OF MOTIVATION FOR CREATING?


It makes me really happy to create something by blending the impressions I get from the chaotic world we live in with the world in my own head. Creating completely isolates me from everything, and I love it!


WHY IS DESIGN IMPORTANT TO YOU?


I truly believe that good designs have a unifying power and are one of the most basic tools of communication.


IF YOU COULD SAY SOMETHING TO YOUR PAST SELF FROM A YEAR AGO, WHAT WOULD IT BE?


You’re doing great, keep it up!


IF YOU COULD SAY SOMETHING TO YOUR FUTURE SELF FROM A YEAR LATER, WHAT WOULD IT BE?


Don't think too much, just take action.


WHAT IS THE BIGGEST CHALLENGE YOU FEEL YOU FACE AS AN ARTIST?


The decrease in my power to create from time to time and the anxiety I have experienced due to this



Find more of Durukan's work on Instagram.



Interview and Art Direction by Saska Akopian