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Othello De’Souza-Hartley

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“My main sources of inspiration have come firstly from paintings. I admire painters like Rembrandt. Caravaggio and Jean-Michel Basquiat are my favourites. I am attracted to Caravaggio’s use of light and mood in some of his paintings. His paintings are very dramatic and therefore I like to take influence from his work.”

Christabel Samuel interviews Othello De’Souza-Hartley.
The Masculinity Project.

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