Thursday, April 14, 2011
Thursday's Other Creative Soul: Kiki Curry
Being a creative person myself, I am always fascinated to see how other like-minded souls tick. Thanks for joining me today as I interview lifelong Dallas-Based Artist Kiki Curry. Kiki will be debuting some new works at the ArlingtonMuseum of Art, click here to learn more about her show, "Ectoplasmic".
Self taught -
Fashion Merchandising College - Dallas
hometown - Waxahachie
What are your passions?
Art, fashion, travel, educating myself, spiritual growth
What are your goals?
Spiritually - to be a person that will make a difference in another person's life
Physically - to honor the temple of body, mind and spirit
Emotionally - to be happy and in gratitude
Artistically - I am a spiritual being in a human experience, enjoying the life of an artist. It is my intent for my art to raise the consciousness of those who view it
Who are your creative influences?
- Maxfield Parrish
Are there any other relevant experiences that shaped who you are today and what you do?
Seeing through the eyes of a child and
Exploring Mexico and having the opportunity to study at the Institudo of Arte in San Miguel de Allende
Travel opens my awareness of self and creates gratitude - especially in third world countries
Is there anyone whom you really look up to as an inspiration?
Dali (but I didn't look up to him) I admired his confidence and accomplishments
Georgia O'Keeffe - I admired her fortitude to break from the herd and live where she did
How do you set the table for your muse?
I am the muse.
What's your working style?
I work at art 24 hours a day. When I'm not creating, I'm thinking, when I am sleeping, I'm dreaming of creating.
What are your websites/social networking links?
Gina Marie Dunn, Utopia Pkwy. Art Studio's Fan Box
Gina Marie Dunn, Utopia Pkwy. Art Studio on Facebook