Start with a Black Box


An interview with Barbara Vandendriessche

“I can really enjoy images with bright colors or light tones. But unconsciously I always go that dark way. Maybe that is because when you work in the theater you always start in a black box”.

Barbara Vandendriessche won our Still Life theme with a stunning scene – candid but quiet and painterly. Keen to know more about that image, her working process, and her background in theatre, we put some questions to her…