UGO LI

WHO
UGO LI

WHAT
Painting

WHEN
2007  –  present

WHERE
Rouen, Paris (FRANCE), Montreal (CANADA), NewYork (USA), Bangkok (THAILAND)

WHY
To confront my painting expression to myself here or elsewhere

DESCRIBE YOUR PRACTICE IN THREE WORDS:
Colors, Freedom, Memory

 

Picking Chinese Potatoes, 190 x 120 cm, Oil on canvas, 2016, Image courtesy of Ugo Li

Picking Chinese Potatoes, 190 x 120 cm, Oil on canvas, 2016, Image courtesy of Ugo Li

 

WHERE DO YOU GO OR WHAT DO YOU DO WHEN YOU GET STUCK ON A PROJECT? 
When I get stuck on a project I start a new one.

 

Americaca, 190 x 120 cm, Oil on canvas, 2016, Image courtesy of Ugo Li

Americaca, 190 x 120 cm, Oil on canvas, 2016, Image courtesy of Ugo Li

 

NAME A BOOK YOU THINK EVERY CREATIVE SHOULD READ.
I don’t think that “every creative” should read the same book, but I would say the “daily news.”

 

Family porctrait, 160 x 110 cm, Oil on canvas, 2016, Image courtesy of Ugo Li

Family porctrait, 160 x 110 cm, Oil on canvas, 2016, Image courtesy of Ugo Li


WHAT DESIGN TOOL CAN YOU NOT LIVE WITHOUT?
I love oil pastel.

 

Thailand, 160 x 129 cm, Oil on canvas, 2016, Image courtesy of Ugo Li

Thailand, 160 x 129 cm, Oil on canvas, 2016, Image courtesy of Ugo Li

 

WHAT PROJECT ARE YOU MOST PROUD OF?
My love/friends story.

 

Black black black, 160 x 110 cm, Oil on canvas, 2016, Image courtesy of Ugo Li

Black black black, 160 x 110 cm, Oil on canvas, 2016, Image courtesy of Ugo Li

 

HOW WOULD YOU DEFINE CREATIVITY?
Be aware of the reality.

Vache, 176 x 169 cm, Oil and acrylic on canvas, 2016, Image courtesy of Ugo Li

Vache, 176 x 169 cm, Oil and acrylic on canvas, 2016, Image courtesy of Ugo Li

WHAT ARE YOU WORKING ON CURRENTLY?
My  solo show, ‘UGO’S LAIR.’

 

Recording, 169 x 160 cm, Oil on canvas, 2016, Image courtesy of Ugo LI

Recording, 169 x 160 cm, Oil on canvas, 2016, Image courtesy of Ugo LI

 

IF YOU COULD INVITE ANY ARTIST, DESIGNER/CREATIVE OUR FOR COFFEE, WHO WOULD YOU CHOOSE AND WHY?
Probably Julian Schnabel to work on a LARGE sized canvas with him and go eat pizza together in Naples (Italy).

Untitled, 160 x 112 cm, Oil on canvas, 2016, Image courtesy of Ugo Li

Untitled, 160 x 112 cm, Oil on canvas, 2016, Image courtesy of Ugo Li

 

WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE THING ABOUT THE CITY THAT YOU LIVE IN?
The enthusiasm of a decor of everything possible..

 

 

 

Image courtesy of Ugo Li

Image courtesy of Ugo Li

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