02.04.16

LEANDRO CASTRO INTERVIEW: ISSEI FUJITA

Credits: Image Courtesy of Issei Fujita

PROFILE
Name: Issei Fujita
Born: 24.12.1978
Occupation: designer
Place: Rome in Italy
Web: www.lumenetumbra.biz


Where are you right now? 


I live close to Rome, in country side a lot of nature around, with 4 dogs and crazy people.


Describe your personal style in three words. 


Lumen et Umbra. 3 words.

All different shades of light and shadows: that's lumen et umbra


What is your favorite color?


I always like black but now also some colors like grey and green. 


What is your guiltiest pleasure? 


Coffee and Cigarettes.


What Book are you reading by now?


Sense of Space by Hiroshi Sugimoto.


What do you think about art?


I love art , I was always interested about art. In this specific moment we're doing collaboration with a lot of artists, visuals, musicians, photographers...2 days ago we had our first exhibition in rome "Seven Doors". I like to be surrounded by people using creativity in their life.


Your recent songs you're listening at the moment?


Here you can find artist name:

Francesco Dillon http://www.francescodillon.com/
Giovanni Truppi
John Zorn


Which words or phrases do you most overuse?


Just do it.
Chi cerca trova (italian language, it means: if you looks for it, after you can reach it).


Is there anything you don't like to wear at the moment?


Shoes in leather. I don't like to feel unconfortable. Often avantgarde shoes are not so confortable. So I use sneakers in this moment.


Where would you most like to be right now?


Japan. I'm japanese and I like to stay there, obviously.


Thank you very much, Issei Fujita!

Leandro Castro