Michal (Mitak) Mahgerefteh is an award-winning poet and artist from Virginia. She is the author of four poetry collections and the editor and publisher of Poetica Magazine. Her collage mixed media and digital art have been been published in print and electronically and exhibited in the US in galleries, art centers, and museums. Michal is currently developing a new iPad painting technique by using only one artist application on her iPad. More of her work can be viewed at www.michalmahgerefteh.com.
Our art co-editor Cynthia Close recently had this exchange with Holly Savas, our Issue #17 featured artist. Here’s what she had to say about her transition from marketing to art, through her time in Spain; the details of her working process; and how she balances creative risk and continuity… Read more