Ep.77: The art of conceptual photography with Anya Anti

By Iva Mikles •  Updated: Dec 20, 2017 •  Interviews

Anya is internationally published and award winning photo artist from Ukraine now based in New York, USA. As a self-taught artist, she gained all her knowledge and inspiration through social media and online photography communities.

She creates fine art surrealistic female portraits, which became her preferable genre and a hallmark of her work. Installations, costumes, and Photoshop manipulation help her to embody her fantasies into a finished piece of art.

She has been featured on many popular online blogs, like BoredPanda, Petapixel, and My Modern Met.

Teaching conceptual photography is also her passion and as a workshop instructor, she has already taught in different countries all around the world.

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Key Takeaways

“You can learn all the technical stuff … what matters is what is inside of you, so do what you love, and believe in yourself!”

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Special thanks to Anya for joining me today. See you next time!

All artworks by Anya Anti, used with permission

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Hi, I am Iva (rhymes with “viva”). I am an artist, illustrator, founder of Art Side of Life®, and Top Teacher on Skillshare. Since 2009 I've worked as an illustrator, character designer, art director, and branding specialist focusing on storytelling, concepts, and animation. I believe that we are all creative in infinite numbers of ways, so I've made it my mission to teach you everything I know and help wake up your creative genius. Learn more about me.

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