Interview with Jacques
: Can you introduce yourself, Jacques?
My name is Jacques, I am French and Australian. I have lived in Puteaux since I was born and now I have lived in Melbourne since last year. I'm almost 8 years old.
: Why do you like to draw?
It's my passion, I think it's really fun.
: What is your background ?
Me, my life, is that I am always interested in machines, vehicles. I like camping, reading comics (Dogman, Captain Underpants) and 'I like reading'.
: What inspires you ?
Sometimes I look at things and sometimes I invent things in my head.
: Do you have artists who inspire you?
Not really. But I've had a friend for a very long time, he's an artist, he draws really well, I like his drawings and his creations, it's really creative, lots of colors and details.
: Why do you often draw cars or helicopters? And more specifically fire engines?
Because that's what I love for a very long time, it's something that I love to do. Fire engines, yes, I love it. What's more, I may be a firefighter or a fighter pilot.
: In your EXPO, which drawing do you prefer, and why?
I like this one, my self-portrait, it's fun to draw. There are a lot of details and colors.
: Do you like to draw, and what else?
I like cycling, sailing.
: What are your views on contemporary creation
I have no opinion...