Nic De Jesus

MEDIUM: Charcoal on paper

Capitalizing on the versatility of the charcoal medium, South African artist Nic De Jesus plays powerfully with atmospheric perspective in his work, blending his photographer’s eye with his innate innovative approach to artistic production.

De Jesus generously took the time to answer our questions about his art, the responses to which are featured in this week’s installment of the “Contemporary Charcoals” interview series. For more information on De Jesus, including additional examples of his work, please visit his website.