Lighting creative Michael Anastassiades conjures glowing links of illumination.
CONTEMPORARY ART THAT YOU MOST ADMIRE? Carol Bove , Vija Celmins , Haris Epaminonda, Silke Otto-knapp , Rosemarie Trockel, Camille Henrot, Lynda Benglis, Miriam Cahn , Kerstin Brätsch. WHAT ARE YOUR FASHION MUSTHAVES? Swimming goggles. FAVOURITE WATCH? Natural history documentaries. FRAGRANCE OF CHOICE? I have a very strong sense of smell and often think this comes as a compensation for my reduced hearing. I nd fragrances overwhelming. BOOKS W HAT A RE Y OU R EADING N OW B OTH F ICTION A ND ART/DESIGN? I don’t read ction. On art, architecture and design I prefer to physically experience the work. Books can often be a great option when these works are inaccessible. MUSIC WHAT’S ON ROTATION AT OFFICE AND HOME? I like silence. Noise disturbs me and so music is rarely and very selectively played. FAVOURITE FLOWERS?
Swimming. DO YOU ENTERTAIN AT HOME AND/OR WHAT IS YOUR RESTAURANT OF CHOICE? Ta Platania, Kastellorizo, Greece. WHAT IS YOUR PREFERRED TIPPLE? I rarely drink. FILMS THAT H AVE INSPIRED YOU? Cave of Forgotten Dreams. SHOPS AND ONLINE STORES YOU FREQUENT? Art bookshops, design and art auctions, ebay. MAGAZINES YOU READ REGULARLY?