In brief - about Jac
I am a visual arts professional, extensively using computers, with decades of experience spanning science, fine art, illustration, design, programming for web (php) and since 2006 a lot of (digital) photography.
I contribute regular illustrations to The Economist newspaper in London and occasionally some other clients, such as Natural History Magazine in NY.
Based in London, Paris and Valencia I also travel a lot.
More information on ›JacDepczyk.com.
Full text of the interview for the Aldiri architectural magazine in Bilbao, June 2014.
I grew up in Poland, in the communist era, in a disfunctional artist family (filmmaker and fashion designer), studied, first science, then fine arts in Lodz.
It was an interesting time, in the sense that there wasn't much to do - you could not run a business or diversely politicise - a lot of propaganda but no deadly commercial distractions. Therefore, we spent time dreaming, reading books, watching movies, debating, plotting...
At the age of 22 i arrived in Lo...