Lio tells us about himself with a simple Q&A
Q1 Who is Lio?
Lio, originally from Guadeloupe (French West Indies) is passionate about the inclusion of art in the everyday fabric of our lives. He started to paint in 2015; waking up one day and feeling compelled to paint! That feeling of emotional connection
I’m an artist, painter, drawer, but first an artist.
I like to think that my work is always a challenge about creating innovations and trying to get out of my comfort zone.
Q2 Where do you get your inspiration?
from my mum, my grandma and every woman who have inspired my art and all parts of my life.
Q3 Did you have any training?
Not really, I’m self taught, and I prefer spontaneity like this. My art is more about feeling than thinking
Q4 How would you describe your art?
my art is a point of spontaneity and feeling, love and harmony
Q5 What artists inspire you?
Dali and Picasso, but also all what inspired them, meant, African aesthetic
Q6 What does Sentiment mean to you?
Sentiments are in link with feelings. Sentiments are obviously the beginning of art, all pieces of art begin with a sentiment, a feeling