Collection: Becky Yazdan


1. What do you do when you’re not making art? (Day job etc...).

I’m also a front end web developer and a mother of two.

2. Why do you make art?

Painting helps me gain a better understanding of my present and past experiences.

3. What inspires you?

Decay, struggle, beauty, humor.

4. What/who are your influences?

Nozkowski, Amy Sillman, Guston, Matisse, Tomory Dodge, Jonathan Lasker, Bill Jensen, Courbet, Alice Neel, James Ensor, and countless others.

5. If you could meet anyone dead or alive who would it be?

Alice Neel.

Becky Yazdan artist spotlight

Artist spotlight with Becky Yazdan

What are you most proud of in terms of your art?

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