Back Talk—Eveline Tarunadjaja

Juxtapoz // Monday, 04 Apr 2011
Melbourne, Australia based, Indonesian born illustrator, Eveline Tarunadjaja, will be making her way to Culver City, California and Thinkspace Gallery for a exhibition in the gallery's Project Room, opening Saturday, April 9. Splits Ends will feature new works from the artist.

1. One reason you make art:

2. The last good movie you saw:
True Grit


3. Something you’ve always wanted to do, but have yet to:
Live by myself, some place else.

4. Favorite country or city visited:
New York

5. A few words that sum up your philosophy on life:
Take it easy.

6. Something you want the world to know about you:
I like to listen to Disney soundtracks.

7. Something that annoys or frustrates you about people:
Some people like to do unnecessary things.

8. Something that concerns you:
Where my inspiration will come from next.

9. Artists you admire:
Vania Zouravliov, Kozyndan, James Jean and Takato Yamamoto

10. Favorite quote(s):
"Colour my life with the chaos of trouble" - Belle and Sebastian

11. The first record or CD you ever bought? The last album you downloaded?
CD wasn't very common in Indonesia, I think my first cassette tape was "Disney's Princess Collection: Part 1" and my last was "Blue Valentine Original Soundtrack"

12. Something you do when you’re procrastinating?
Watch all kinds of TV series

13. What is your most defining characteristic?
I don't over complicate things

14. What is your greatest fear?
Losing people I love.


15. The moment you realized you were an ‘artist’:
I'm an artist?


16. Your greatest quality:
My butt

17. Something you wish you could change or alter about yourself:
I wish I was more productive

18. What is the biggest risk you’ve ever taken and was it worth it?
Starting a studio space with a bunch of creative and yes, it was worth it.


19. Something you wish you had known five years ago:
What I wanted to do in the next five years

20. What do you hope to accomplish in the next five years of your life?
I've got a few long term projects I'm working on, a T-shirt line called "As Prescribed" ( for one which I hope takes off. There are a few other things I want to do as well which will hopefully let me travel places.

Eveline Tarunadjaja
Split Ends
April 9—23, 2011
Thinkspace Gallery
Culver City, California


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