The Heroine’s Journey of Antonella Palladino

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love my work, in particular visiting numerous places, meeting artists, broadening my horizons in order to write my articles trying to always grasp the unusual, hidden, original aspects of an artist’s production. What is my idea of happiness? Happiness is when you feel…

The Heroine’s Journey of Gaia Di Roberto

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The best thing about my work is the freedom of creation and the beauty of bringing into the reality something that it’s just in my imagination and give it to the world. What is my idea of happiness? My idea of happiness is feeling…

The Heroine’s Journey of Annalisa D’Amelio

What is the best thing that i love about my work? I love my job very much in all its forms. There are some moments that I prefer in absolute; the first is having and having the pleasure of being able to assist in the creation and birth of a work of piece of art…

The Heroine’s Journey of Virginia Bellizzi

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love the possibility to tell stories and to create a message in ever varying form. Also, I think reaching an audience and entertaining people is a great way to share a part of my life. What is my idea of happiness? My idea…

The Heroine’s Journey in Paris: Create Your Own Legend

Attention all heroines– even if your chosen profession is not the most traditional one, cultivating and growing a successful, financially rewarding career is still your goal. In “Create Your Own Legend”, Peter de Kuster provides you with expert advice on overcoming some of the specific challenges faced by right-brainers who want a career that is…

The Heroine’s Journey of Francesca Negri

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I am journalist, wtiter, tv wine tutor, and I am the founder of a communication agency and of Sabrage Academy (trade mark), first academy to learn the art of sabrage Champagne and get the Diploma of sabreur. I love to communicate and write: being…

The Heroine’s Journey in Rome: The Power of Your Story

The Heroine’s Journey in Rome – The Power of Your Story is a private tour in story rich venues of Rome with Peter de Kuster, to rewrite the story you tell yourself about yourself and your creative work and in the process transform your life and business. The Power of your Story “Your story is…

The Heroine’s Journey of Barbara Garofalo

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The freedom to do what i love and when i want, using coffee to paint familiar faces and people i’ve never seen in my life. What is my idea of happiness? To live forever of my art, being in contact with nature and the…

The Heroine’s Journey in Paris: Meet Your Heroines

Yes, you can try your hand at the business of your dreams without risking your present job or business, your next mortgage payment, or your kid’s future. In Meet Your Heroines you will discover how meeting your rolemodels and spending a few days working with them – can be the first step toward making that…

The Heroine’s Journey of Elisa Manzoni

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Certainly when I transmit the artistic poetics of an artist with simple words and when the observer is captured by them. What is my idea of happiness? Knowing that I have made the best of the path established to achieve the final good: to…

The Heroine’s Journey of Alessya Schacher

What do I like most about my job? My work is my life, because I am an artist in the ancient Japanese technique of Oshibana, which was created back in the 6th century by samurai. Even in ancient times, thanks to this technique, they spoke and taught to love nature, protect and preserve it and…

The Heroine’s Journey of Marialuisa Moro

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The best thing is creating a world on my own, stories and characters as I like. Evading from the real world is wonderful. What is my idea of happiness? My idea of happiness is feeling free. What is my greatest fear? My greatest fear…

The Heroine’s Journey of Maria Buemi

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The freedom to do what I want, the freedom to express myself the way I want to. My work is there and shows what I am. What is my idea of happiness? I think happiness consists of little moments in life. To me, the…

The Heroine’s Journey of Luana Parso

What is the best thing that I love about my work? ° I love being able to express my fantasy What is my idea of happiness? ° Happiness for me are my little girls and their smile What is my greatest fear? ° Fear of not living up to my dreams What is the trait…

The Heroine’s Journey of Daniela Monica

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love the possibility that the pictorial language gives me to express things in life that would be difficult to narrate otherwise, as I also love the priceless value of the emotion or appreciation of those who look at my work. What is my…

The Heroine’s Journey of Mirella Menciassi

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love so much to characters and illustrate their histories What is my idea of happiness? To live happy with my beloved ones What is my greatest fear? To be alone… What is the trait that I most deplore in myself? I’m weak Which…

The Heroine’s Journey of Greta Fantini

What is the best thing that I love about my work? It doesn’t seem a work, because I simply do what I love! What is my idea of happiness? A life without pain and problems. What is my greatest fear? Being alone. What is the trait that I most deplore in myself? I’m not brave….

The Heroine’s Journey of Dàlia Adillon

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The best thing about working as an illustrator is the freedom because I can work on feelings, concepts and ideas that are interesting to me and then communicate them through the images. Also I like it because I can learn new things! The research…

The Heroine’s Journey of Alice Ferretti

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Il processo creativo. Quel particolare momento del processo creativo in cui catturo la realtà, intesa nelle sue innumerevoli forme : può essere un paesaggio, una conversazione, un passante, la caffettiera che borbotta. Varco una soglia ed è come essere in un altra dimensione, è…

The Heroine’s Journey of Elisa Paganelli

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Being an illustrator allows me to explore always new ways to communicate from the quietness of my studio. I love that the process, sometimes intense and frustrating, makes me break out of my comfort zone. What is my idea of happiness? I don’t think…

The Heroine’s Journey of Claudia Matta

What is the best thing that I love about my work? My favorite thing about my job is that it shows me what surrounds me from different perspectives. I like when people look at my paintings and start considering reality as a variable. What is my idea of happiness? I never focused on happiness, I…

The Heroine’s Journey of Noella Coursaris Musunka

What is the best thing that I love about my work? In my work as a philanthropist I love working with people and seeing the students who come to our school at the non-profit organisation I founded, called Malaika. I love seeing them being happy and vibrant. It is amazing to see how they change…

The Heroine’s Journey of Santina Giannone

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Il mio lavoro rende ogni giornata diversa dalla precedente. Questo mi ha fatto sviluppare una grande capacità di adattamento alle novità, ma allo stesso tempo di organizzazione. Altra cosa che adoro, anche se è parecchio impegnativa, è il rapporto umano: la relazione è sempre…

The Heroine’s Journey of Barbara Rachko

What is the best thing that I love about my work? There are countless things to love! I make my own schedule, set my own tasks, and follow new interests wherever they lead. I am curious about everything so I am rarely bored. In my quest to become a better artist, I am using pastel…

The Heroine’s Journey of Mariana Padin

What is the best thing that I love about my work? As a fashion producer, all the work to be done before the final result. And the final result, of course. What is my idea of happiness? That I have the possibility to be free and independent. That I am free to choose, that I…

The Heroine’s Journey of Gabriella Francesca Goglione

  What is the best thing that I love about my work? In my work, I love to represent my emotional imagination that can only be represented through art. Nel mio lavoro amo rappresentare il mio immaginario emozionale che solo attraverso l’arte è possibile rappresentare. What is my idea of happiness? My idea of ​​happiness…

The Hero’s Journey of Federica Nurchi

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Every book I illustrate is a new exciting journey and a challenge for me, I love the way this pushes me to do better every time. What is my idea of happiness? Happiness for me means a meadow full of daisies. What is my greatest…

The Heroine’s Journey of Manuela Soriani

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Definitely working in team with other people, on different project. I like to share ideas with colleagues and teammates and build something good, together. What is my idea of happiness? Keep working with my studio and my artistic collective and being able to bring…

The Heroine’s Journey of Elizabeth Whitehead

  What is the best thing that I love about my work? As a travel writer, I love that I spend my time seeking beauty in people and place, and trying to weave that into my work. I get to engage deeply with the world, and constantly learn new things. Being on assignment is the…

The Heroine’s Journey of Eleonora Minna

Eleonora Minna is an art historian and journalist. What is the best thing that I love about my work? That it is a constant, mental gym What is my idea of happiness? Peace and verve, while listening to a good playlist What is my greatest fear? As Mogwai say, there is “no medicine for regrets”…

The Heroine’s Journey of Cetty Previtera

What is the best thing that I love about my work? In my work I love the possibility of being in contact with colors and, through it, with the most intimate part of myself. All this happens in a beautiful and welcoming solitude. What is my idea of happiness? Happiness is being myself with the…

The Heroine’s Journey of Daniela Masia

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love working with my emotions and feelings while communicating through an alternative channel. I also love to encourage other people to discover themselves in art and to show them a tool for knowledge and reflection that does not need words. What is my…

The Heroine’s Journey of Violetta Barba

Violetta Barba Apulian designer, Violetta works between Lecce and Milan. What is the best thing that I love about my work? Amo l’imprevedibilità della materia, superare i suoi limiti e ciò che accade dopo giorni, settimane, mesi di studio: la perfetta definizione di un progetto. I love the unpredictability of matter, overcoming its limits and…

The Heroine’s Journey of Irina French

What is the best thing that I love about my work? As an artist and illustrator, I get to enjoy a creative process with each of my projects. It is fun to experiment and put my own twist on a chosen topic. I love expressing myself through art and I am often surprised what can…

The Heroine’s Journey of Juanita Rubio

What is the best thing that I love about my work? What I like the most about my work is to be able to give life to a character that was drawn on a paper (2D), and convert it to 3D, where you can see it from all angles, put all the details that my…

The Heroine’s Journey of Zyta Misztal v. Blechinger

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I don’t divide my life into private and professional because work is my life. I love the uniqueness of what I do, the unpredictability and the element of surprise. I am both a writer and a designer. Renovation projects, that bring life back to…

The Heroine’s Journey of Gemma Bui

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I am a musician, but I also volunteer for a Cultural Association that promotes Music and Art in general. Therefore, as a musician (and as an individual), I would say that the thing I love the most about what I do is to bring…

The Heroine’s Journey of Zeina Masri

Photo Credit: Josh Janousky What is the best thing that I love about my work? I consider myself very lucky and blessed to do what I love for a living. The best thing that I love about my work is when the CG character comes to life creating the illusion of thought, emotion and personality…

The Heroine’s Journey of Giulietta Vigueras

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Push Boundaries doing many things that don’t match an organized set of skills. I Am an Art Historian; who works in Meditation Research for a Neuroscience Lab. I am also the Publisher of a free Baking Magazine and I’m launching a Social Media Agency…

The Heroine’s Journey of Ramee Bordoloi

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I am a graphic designer and UX professional from India, living in Amsterdam. What I love most about my work is being able to convert ideas into visual reality! What is my idea of happiness? Being surrounded by loved ones. Having a good night’s…

The Heroine’s Journey of Chiara Terzoli

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The most beautiful thing is the creative process, I love to spend whole days doing research, making sketches and drawing the final project, quietly with good music and coffee. — Il ritiro nel processo creativo, dedicare intere giornate a fare ricerca, bozzetti e iniziare…

The Heroine’s Journey of Sara Stefanini

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The creative process behind the image. I love building visual solutions that best describe what I want to say. I work on simplification and immediacy of images. I want the idea to be the protagonist of the scene and no decorative element should distract…

The Heroine’s Journey of Anna Grau

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I enjoy the challenge of translating a vision into visual as well as the meditative character of my work. Since my oil paintings are mostly large-sized it takes months to complete one. Once I’m finished I’m content with the quality of my work. What…

The Heroine’s Journey of Lee Rammelt

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Communicating someone’s ideas, vision, passions, pursuits. It’s the magic of someone trusting you with their work, their stories and their dreams. And, yes, I do also want to write the next great novel, one day. What is my idea of happiness? “I don’t have…

The Heroine’s Journey of Martina Antonioni

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The best thing I love about my work is freedom. What is my idea of happiness? It changes constantly and it’s made of little moments. What is my greatest fear? My greatest fear is the loss of freedom. What is the trait that I…

The Heroine’s Journey of Barbara Picci

What is the best thing that I love about my work? My work motivates me constantly. As a blogger, I’m looking for new artists every day. This expands my cultural, artistic and personal background. As an artist, every new idea is blood that flows through my veins, lifeblood, a life that is worth living. What…

The Heroine’s Journey of Samantha Torrisi

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Investigate all aspects of what surrounds me and the human soul through painting. What is my idea of happiness? Happiness is in the little things, and it’s not just a way of saying: the sincere gesture of a friend or seeing the sun rising…

The Heroine’s Journey of Shannice Alogaga

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Nice question! Maybe the fact that through comics I can be Myself and tell what I can’t through voice or other media. What is my idea of happiness? Me with my loved one living in a house in the nature far away from everything, living on…

The Heroine’s Journey of Marilena Vita

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The sense of freedom, of creative joy but also the opportunity to travel, meet people and have the possibility to encounter other cultures. Il senso di libertà, di gioia creativa ma anche l’opportunità di viaggiare, conoscere molte persone e avere la possibilità di un…

The Heroine’s Journey of Monika Aleksandrowicz

  What is the best thing that I love about my work? I am a visual creator and there are many possibilities and ways of speaking in this field. A practically endless opportunity to engage in dialogue with the world. Among other things, I deal with an artistic book … What is my idea of…

The Heroine’s Journey of Eleonora Tricarico

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Relationships above all. Contact with people. What is my idea of happiness? I love tranquility and simple things. Nothing makes me happier than being with the people I love. My idea of ​​happiness is spending  the summer in the countryside eating all together. At…

The Heroine’s Journey of Serena Grassi

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The possibility of being myself and communicate with others without the need to talk or being present and the possibility of experimenting with new materials. What is my idea of happiness? Being in harmony with others and with myself, even if these moments are…

The Heroine’s Journey of Ophélia Gisquet

What is the best thing that I love about my work? There is so many things that I love about my work as interior designer. The first will be the process of creation, questioning, finding new solution, experimenting, push the limits. But a big part of my job is relationship with people, client, suppliers, collaborators,…

The Heroine’s Journey of Chiara Giannese

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The assumption that the creation of the work requires: Evolution. Evolution is metamorphosis and determines awareness that derives from error. Making art taught me that there is no mistake, there is no right or wrong moment, there is a moment that is the exact…

The Heroine’s Journey of Giulia Valentina Poggio

There is first an english version of the interview followed by an italian version.  What is the best thing that I love about my work? The expression of myself, using my imagination to create new worlds using drawings, words, colors or different materials. What is my idea of happiness? Doing whatever you want, live freely….

The Heroine’s Journey of Victoria DiTommasso

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love composing music because it allows me to express the emotions I am feeling. I am not one to talk about my feelings. Writing a song is my outlet, it clears my mind and brings me peace. I write instrumentals because I feel…

The Heroine’s Journey of Amalia Mora

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love thinking and finding visual solutions. And i love looking for the detail, reducing it to essential, to a sign. Quoting Iela Mari: “You have to start from the analysis to get to the synthesis, not vice versa. For example, you must first…

The Heroine’s Journey of Pamela Ferri

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Through my work I am able to face new challenges and reborn each time. Experimentation and its triggering in daily life, is for me, a continuous victory and a confirmation of how immense is the power of thought. What is my idea of happiness?…

The Heroine’s Journey of Anto Renna

What is the best thing that i love about my work? The best thing i love about my job is the ability to travel with the mind wherever i want What is my idea of happiness? My idea of happiness is contained in the simple things of every day What is my greatest fear ?…

The Heroine’s Journey of Cristina Panarese

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  Modify substance and consequently create new spaces. What is my idea of happiness?  Help or save a living being. What is my greatest fear? The darkness. What is the trait that I most deplore in myself?  The indecision that makes me waste a lot…

The Heroine’s Journey of Andrea Lisa Papini

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Telling myself and, at the same time, telling others. Starting from an intimate story and then ending in a universal story. What is my idea of happiness? Happiness is for me to be at peace with myself. Happiness is to love madly, capturing every…

The Heroine’s Journey of Roberta Conti

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Silence. This work allows me to be with myself, allows me to read myself inside, helps me to know human beings through my individual path. What is my idea of happiness? The sense of community, the collaboration between human beings What is my greatest…

The Heroine’s Journey of Mansi Gupta

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The best thing about my work is the unexpected nature of creative challenges that are thrown my way. I am directed to think on new lines like never. I rediscover myself. What is my idea of happiness? My happiness is a result of how…

The Heroine’s Journey of Ilaria Cuccagna

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I am a visual artist, I realize sculptures. What I love about my job is freedom. For me, making art represents a territory in which to say what I want, without compromise. What is my idea of happiness? To live by my art, feel…

The Heroine’s Journey of Srividya Devadas

What is the best thing that I love about my work? As a scholar of philosophy and a craft designer, my work as a writer comes to be an amalgamation of both creativity and academics. Juggling between the creative world and the academic world is my favorite part because I am often surprised by my…

The Heroine’s Journey of Emanuela Venuti

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The creative process behind the image. Planning, building, putting together dreams and fears to see them  translating into the photograph that comes out, and undoubtedly the relationship with the people I photograph. Often what we create is a strong bond of trust and confidence….

The Heroine’s Journey of Margherita Capodiferro

  What is the best thing that I love about my work? Qual è la cosa migliore che amo del mio lavoro? The best thing is the opportunity to be able to stimulate reflections, to convey cultural messages that I consider positive without presuming. For that reason I can simultaneously give voice to the young…

The Heroine’s Journey of Simona Anna Gentile

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The chromatism. What is my idea of happiness? The happiness is  a sunny day after one month on rainy days; What is my greatest fear? The loneliness; What is the trait that I most deplore in myself? The shyness; Which living persons in my…

The Heroine’s Journey of Valeria Dardano

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The best thing that I love in my work is play with the materials, discover what they have to say and how much I can take from them. In each substance there is a secret magic, I love to figure it out. I feel…

The Heroine’s Journey of Gemma Vinciarelli

What is the best thing that i love about my work? What I love about drawing is not knowing where an idea will take me. The end result is always a mystery to me. I love surprises, infinite possibilities, discoveries. I know where I start, but I don’t know anything about the journey and the…

The Heroine’s Journey of Tara Vahab

  What is the best thing that I love about my work? I am a visionary creator and a truth seeker. What I love the most about my work is the range of experiences I and my audience get to explore through my art and my creative activities. I love giving birth to the new…

The Heroine’s Journey of Valentina De Florio

What is the best thing that I love about my work? La cosa che più amo del mio lavoro è riconoscere in ciò che ci circonda infiniti mondi, infinite possibilità narrative. If we look closely we can see in what surrounds us infinite worlds, infinite narrative possibilities. What is my idea of happiness? La mia…

The Heroine’s Journey of Sara Menegazzi

What is the best thing that I love about my work? There are many things I love about my work: first of all, the creation of the idea, which includes the process of research and reworking. Then the exchange of opinions that comes after,  an interesting source of food for thought. What is my idea…

The Heroine’s Journey of Fidan Eyvazzade

What is the best thing that I love about my work? As a kid, I would spend hours putting puzzle pieces together. Ironically, years later I apply those skills into my professional life. Currently, I work as a Content Manager at the agency where we roll out our clients’ digital projects in an agile environment….

The Heroine’s Journey of Paola Alborghetti

What is the best thing that I love about my work? to know I have time, lots of time. Freedom to be able to manage my time by looking much earlier at my needs. I am the one who prepares the schedule of priorities for my day. To live daily surrounded by products representative of…

The Heroine’s Journey of Catarina Castanheira

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The best thing that I love about my work is that I have the chance to create new products or even other worlds with my imagination, where I can express my own feelings and translate my own vision into some creation that is palpable…

The Heroine’s Journey of Rivka Spizzichino

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Photographs can tell, suggest or let us discover things while doing. So this work of research and discovering is the most fascinating side about taking pictures. As a drawing teacher, well, I adore teaching. I love the idea of being that someone who can…

The Heroine’s Journey of Lara Mastrantonio

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The thing I like most is creating cultural projects for the city, for the people, and create links between people through the project. What is my idea of happiness? My idea of ​​happiness is a small house in the green of a pine forest…

The Heroine’s Journey of Jelena Pjevic

What is the best thing that I love about my work? As a painter and creative designer, the best thing about my work is freedom to create, express thoughts and feelings, research and explore. For me it is a place where I can stay playful, be curious and experimental, without any boundaries and rules. What…

The Heroine’s Journey of Francesca Randi

What is the thing I love the most about my job? Telling imaginary stories, stories that come from my night dreams and my subconscious self. What is my idea of happiness? I am a rather tormented person; I am never fully satisfied with what I do. Therefore, fully expressing myself on a professional level and…

The Heroine’s Journey of Rossana Corti

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  Listening to my soul and giving body to my dreams, despite all the obstacles. / Ascoltare la mia anima e dare corpo ai miei sogni, nonostante tutti gli ostacoli. What is my idea of happiness? Beyond living with my many animals and books, in…

The Heroine’s Journey of Stella Ciardo

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I don’t see my job as a real one, since it responds to an inner need and so gives me the freedom to express a part of myself, moreover working in a shop gives me the opportunity to meet many people and their stories,…

The Heroine’s Journey of Eleonora Sarti

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The best thing I like about my work is that I’m always asked to “think and act creatively”. I’m a professor in the artistic Higher Education system (precisely at an Academy of Fine Arts and Design), but this is my second life, because I…

The Heroine’s Journey of Divya Parashar

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Well, the best thing about my work is,interacting with people from different places and countries, also taking challenges is my instinct habit actually and this work give me same thing every time I have to take new challenge to take new project from client, the client…

The Heroine’s Journey of Samantha Passaniti

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I studied painting and I am a visual artist, so surely what I love most about my work is the freedom to express everything I want through the shapes and materials I prefer. This total operational freedom that continuously stimulates me to new research…

The Heroine’s Journey of Silvia Noferi

What is the best thing that I love about my work? the freedom to express my way of looking at the world, and the chance to live life as art What is my idea of happiness? look at me in the mirror and realize that i’m exactly myself What is my greatest fear? Lose loved…

The Heroine’s Journey of Anna Dormio

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Art doesn’t have any precise rules therefore I love the freedom that revolves around it. Just as poets or musicians, the visual artist doesn’t have to ask anyone’s permission to go to work in his studio and can create at any day and time….

The Heroine’s Journey of Annaclara Di Biase

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The bliss I feel when I make my own artworks or when I enjoy somebody else’s What is my idea of happiness? Being in the position of giving and receiving love What is my greatest fear? Not being able to listen to my own…

The Heroine’s Journey of Fabiana Dicuonzo

Fabiana Dicuonzo architect and curator based in Puglia, Italy. What is the best thing that I love about my work? Reinventing my ideas every day. What is my idea of happiness? Standing by the sea, listening to the sound of waves. What is my greatest fear? The idiom: “You need to make do with what…

The Heroine’s Journey of Tiziana Rinaldi Giacometti

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The thing I love most about my job is to make the invisible visible. I like to see people get excited in front of my works. Being able to convey emotions to others I think is one of the most beautiful things. What is…

The Heroine’s Journey of Edvige C. Cecconi Meloni

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Of my work I love the confluence of life in art. It is the only and true security I have. Fabrizio De André said: “having a world inside that you can’t express with words”. What is my idea of happiness? It is fidelity with…

The Heroine’s Journey of Vesna Bursich

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love the fact that it changes. My work evolves through time, both in the manner in which I work and the technique I employ. It bores me to always do the same thing. What is my idea of happiness? To feel comfortable within…

The Heroine’s Journey of Silvia Scaringella

What is the best thing that I love about my work? When I work the space is full of noises and dust, in contrast, what I love the most is the silence that sculpting creates within myself. I love the different emotional and technical challenge that each sculpture gave me every time. What is my…

The Heroine’s Journey of Loredana Cacucciolo

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I am a visual artist. The gestures, the smells of my studio and also have the opportunity to communicate better through my works. What is my idea of happiness? Feeling satisfied with yourself What is my greatest fear? Failing to seize all the opportunities…

The Heroine’s Journey of Lucrezia Benvenuti

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I’m a graphic designer and the best thing about my work is that I can express my creativity in many fields. With my designs I can satisfy the client and at the same time communicate to others in the most appealing way. I love…

The Heroine’s Journey of Alexa Invrea

What is the best thing that i love about my work? As I am visual artist and also painting teacher and art therapist, in my teaching profession I love to assist the miracle of the wonder and surprise that comes up in people in the workshops when they discover their creativity that was repressed maybe…

The Heroine’s Journey of Anna Kogen

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I make my living by modelling to the artists. I am a life model but I wouldn’t call it work. That’s exactly what I like about it because I don’t like to work. What is my idea of happiness? Total independence. What is my…

The Heroine’s Journey of Valentina Ciandrini

What I do:I’m an Italian designer and art director, specialized in branding and packaging design.   Ciandreamy New Identity from ciandreamy on Vimeo. What is the best thing that I love about my work? I have always been interested in applied arts since I was a child. I created my first brochure at the age…

The Heroine’s Journey of Claudia Oddo

Claudia Oddo, Italian soprano (songwriter, compositor, choir master & vocal coach) What is the best thing that I love about my work? In my work, I love to learn every day, because of the experience of being creative with my voice and piano music. I share magical moments while performing with great musicians and love…

The Heroine’s Journey of Ilaria Sagaria

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Photography is not just a work for me, there are a lot of things that I love about it. First of all the possibility to communicate without words, to see with my mind, with my heart, with my soul…and not just with my eyes….

The Heroine’s Journey of Barbara Giorgi

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The best thing about my work is creating stories that people will empathize with. When you write a story, you will start asking yourself “About what wanna I talk about?”. I search the topic inside me, inside my feelings. I decide to write, for…

The Heroine’s Journey of Anna Bastoni

What is the best thing that I love about my work? For sure the satisfaction of people seeing the beauty in it and share it as a Universal message. What is my idea of happiness? My true idea of Happiness lies in being in total harmony with the environment. I believe in freedom, spending my…

The Heroine’s Journey of Carla Mura

  What’s the best thing I love about my job? The thing I love about my job is the open-mindedness it gives you. Both in creating, and in relations with experts in the art sector in general and in specific contemporary art, both for a unique fulfillment for women above all. What is my idea…

The Heroine’s Journey of Stefania Grilli

Qual è la cosa migliore che amo del mio lavoro? La magia del cinema, la ricerca, la progettazione dei costumi, lo studio del personaggio. In generale è l’emozione che mi regala. The magic of cinema, research, costume design, character study. In general, it is the emotion that gives me. Qual è la mia idea di…

The Heroine’s Journey of Alexandra Pascalidou

What I’m doing: Author, journalist, playwright, TV- and radio-presenter, producer. And some acting, Human rights advocate, goodwill ambassador, moderator, speaker, motivator What is the best thing that I love about my work? My work opens doors, hearts and minds. I meet people from different walks of life in different parts of the world and my mission…

The Heroine’s Journey of Marina Collaci

  What is the best thing that I love about my work? Knowledge. I am a journalist and a very curious person. Talking to people, understanding other perspectives is an invaluable wealth. A treasure that I appreciate every day. Conoscere. Io sono giornalista e anche una persona molto curiosa. Parlare con la gente, capire realtà…

The Heroine’s Journey of Federica Altieri

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The creative act. everything that comes before the performance. L’atto creativo. tutto ciò che viene prima della rappresentazione. What is my idea of happiness? In a world full of unfairness you cannot be happy; however, you can achieve a sort of inner peace. –…

The Heroine’s Journey of Enrica Ciurli

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I reply with a quote from Picasso : “People want to make sense of everything and everyone. This is the disease of our age What is my idea of happiness? Happiness? You don’t have to look for it. What is my greatest fear? Dying…

The Heroine’s Journey of Giulia Mattera

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Performance art is an endless catalyst for change, an endless treasure trove. What is my idea of happiness? Being at ease with any emotion or situation, embracing them without judgement. What is my greatest fear? Abandonment. What is the trait that I most deplore…

The Heroine’s Journey of Annika Pettini

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The possibilities: a path consisting of choices built on one’s own capacities; to open the door on infinite evolutions; meetings and adventures. It is not simple, but the further you proceed the more you have the certainty of the tools you have and the…

The Heroine’s Journey of Andrea DiFiore

Andrea DiFiore, Artist and designer of nature inspired silk scarves. What is the best thing that I love about my work? That I am able to take my ideas and execute them into images. I love the thinking process of composing elements and colors and arranging them to form a completed artwork/design. What is my…

The Heroine’s Journey of Sara Spizzichino

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Two things, mainly: the opportunity to turn my thoughts into visual information and give the sense a meaning. Drawing for me has always played a central role, as a way to understand the difference between reality and the idea of reality my head has…

The Heroine’s Journey of Dina Udupa

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Joseph Campbell’s words ring true for me “if you want to ask me how I should live my life, I ask you, what is the most meaningful thing to you, your raison d’etre, and I suggest you ally yourself with that – your bliss.”…

The Heroine’s Journey of Giulia Gazza

What is the best thing that I love about my work? La cosa che più amo del mio lavoro, è la possibilità di scendere in profondità, prendermi del tempo ed essere ciò che sono senza troppi filtri, senza troppi compromessi. Grazie alla mia pratica posso sentirmi leggera e viaggiare. Vivere di bellezza. Mi dona sempre…

The Heroine’s Journey of Vanessa Rusci

What is the best thing that I love about my work? My work ranges between art and communication, teaching and marketing, coaching, and talent scouting. I love this: in my work, there is never stasis, there is always research, creativity is needed, you travel a lot, you meet a lot of people. What is my…

The Heroine’s Journey of Laura Gianetti

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The most important one is basically when I’m doing it because it’s a liberating and spiritual research that always stimulates me to ask new questions to myself. Moreover a series of others ones. The opportunity to travel and meet new people interested in communicating…

The Heroine’s Journey of Nicole Voltan

What is the best thing that I love about my work? My work is my life, my time, my thought. I love to understand how the world works and art gives me the reason to do it. Art let me the possibility to experiment, to catalog things that I’m interested to, because memory is fleeting…

The Heroine’s Journey of Rachel Frank

What is the best thing that I love about my work? My favorite thing about my artistic work is that it gives me relaxation and it gives me energy for my daily life. Sculpture and the painting trigger my imagination and creativity and through it, I express myself. The possibility of taking a clay block…

The Heroine’s Journey of Verde Alfieri

What is the best thing that I love about my work? It’s my creative side that increases everyday, and the way I use colors. I’m a jewelry designer and I can’t imagine my jewels without colors, black and white included of course. What is my idea of happiness? It’s a place rather than an idea….

The Heroine’s Journey of Caterina Magliulo

What is the best thing that I love about my work? In a society that no longer has rituals of passage to the adult age, I guide my clients towards the maturity where from guests in a house from students pass to the owners of their own house. I create comfortable and beautiful spaces, that…

The Heroine’s Journey of Netta Ganor

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I’m a mouth painting artist at the Mouth and Foot Painting Artists Association (https://vdmfk.com/en/), which is an international organization (~800 artists located in ~80 countries) facilitating the sale of artwork produced by mouth and foot painting artists. I love the flexibility and variety my work allows…

The Heroine’s Journey of Cary McCool

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I like to implement humor in my work, that, hopefully is apparent to the viewer! What is my idea of happiness? Comfort within yourself. I work on this every day. It allows me to see clearly and stand taller. Comparison is the thief of happiness. What…

The Heroine’s Journey of Brunella Todisco

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The best thing I love about my work is the feeling of being surrounded by art, I believe it’s a very profound idea to live your life for that. Meeting artists, working with them and getting to know how they work is also a…

The Heroine’s Journey of Cristina Pedratscher

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Giving an image to my thoughts and emotions, before carrying out a project these images live in my head for months, sometimes even for years before finding the right shape. When I manage to shape them, I am truly satisfied and proud! What is…

The Heroine’s Journey of Elisabeth Zilli (Elis Zill)

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I can do what I love doing the most, which is drawing. Inside this world, I’m able to do Illustrations,comics,sketches,concepts,etc. But I have to say that what I most enjoy to do is drawing comics.  What is my idea of happiness? Living in a…

The Heroine’s Journey of Ruchi Trivedi

What is the best thing that i love about my work. Never ending process of my work. What is my idea of happiness?  put a harmony between myself and nature of life.  I be independent and strong but without hurting anyone and anything from nature. i maintain purity in life like i am a part…

The Heroine’s Journey of Shivangini Rathore

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  Being a designer, I love to create and I have already fallen in love with every bit of it. Playing with colors is like an everyday activity and I love what I do. Nature is my major source of inspiration. Being surrounded by Sky, Moon,Clouds,…

The Heroine’s Journey of Pupi Fuschi

What do I like the most about my job? A kind of social immunity that allows me to be extravagant without being considered strange and the opportunity of using my time according to my personal needs. Time today is a luxury, as it is not to do everything quickly because speed is both the best…

The Heroine’s Journey of Maria Di Stefano

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The opportunity I get to travel and meet new people What is my idea of happiness? Being successful in work, being surrounded by loved ones, stay close to nature What is my greatest fear? The never ending abyss after death What is the trait…

The Heroine’s Journey of Daria Petrilli

What is the best thing I love about my job?  I am an artist and an illustrator.  I love my job unconditionally because it is the only chance to survive myself.  Alone, with my “wakom”, I break down reality and recreate it in digital collages.  Women are at the center of my works, I cut them out of…

The Heroine’s Journey of Gretchen Dreisbach

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Co-Creating Art Beings with SPIRIT! I LOVE Creating with Color! Texture! Line! Composition! Conducting a Visual Orchestra! The Visual Vibration of LOVE! I Love tapping into Pure Potential Infinite Possibilities! What is my idea of happiness? Following your JOY! It is our Birthright NO…

The Heroine’s Journey of Kkamakshi Bhartia

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I’m a writer, artist, psychologist and an entrepreneur. All of my work originates from passion and I love it when my work takes me in a completely different world where I create magic! What is my idea of happiness? My idea of happiness is…

The Heroine’s Journey of Veronique Villard

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love the choice of my subjects before painting. I love also my process of work : i choose two colors and i go on the canvas, after i travel with another colour and i see the result, then i play with colored tints…

The Heroine’s Journey of Rosaria Cascio

My name is Rosaria Cascio, I’m a literature teacher and I live in Palermo. I grew up with Fr. Pino Puglisi, the priest from Palermo killed by the mafia for his commitment to young people. I have written many books about him and I travel around Italian schools and cities talking about him and his…

The Heroine’s Journey of Tiffany Dolce

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love the freedom that writing allows. Being able to vary constantly from one subject to another, and from one profession to another. One day I am a screenwriter and the next I become a travel blogger. Amo la libertà che la scrittura consente….

The Heroine’s Journey of Irene Petrafesa

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The ability to express emotions through colour and brushstrokes. Painting for me comes from a natural and instinctive wish to express the veiled interior life of all things. Natural elements, that I use consistently, are at core of my artistic practice.The oxides from Marocco,…

The Heroine’s Journey of Tetka Rhu

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Being connected to my divine source of supply drives me forward daily as my inspired intuitive creativity is always on tap. In the creation of unique original tetkaART artistic expressions that are forged through the power of the subject at hand allows me to…

The Heroine’s Journey of Nirit Gilad Ovadia

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I like the idea of ​​creating something from scratch. Creating a work that is unique to me, with my personal imprint. Starting from the idea through the process of conceptualizing and execution, towards final stage, similar to a birth… What is my idea of…

The Heroine’s Journey of Gloria Costi

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Definitely the fact I work together with many others talented artists; that means one can always improve their skills and learn something new just by sharing a common workplace. This is a big advantage because in this field the competition is very high. What…

The Heroine’s Journey of Raquel Carvalho

What is the best thing I love about my job? My freedom of expression. The complicity with my works and the dialogue that I maintain in the atmosphere of the environment that I create. My world in complete silence, where only I can walk. What is my idea of ​​happiness? Live in the moment, enjoy…

The Heroine’s Journey of Chiara Roilo

What’s the best thing I love about my job? I am a consultant, I deal with project & business development. I’m specialize in the launch of brands, innovative products and intellectual contents . About my work, I love the unique combination of managerial and creativity with which transform a creative project into a business opportunity….

The Heroine’s Journey of Mariyam Khatri

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Well, I am a designer and I love doing what I do. I feel, having the privilege to do something you love is an achievement in itself. I think I have found my passion at an intersection point between fashion, art and crafts. My ideas…

The Heroine’s Journey of Francesca Proia

What is the best thing that I love about my work? That I do not know where it is going to take me. Che non so dove mi porterà. What is my idea of perfect happiness? My idea of perfect happiness has to do with having the freedom of taking care of my time. La…

The Heroine’s Journey of Adidi Ousaadi

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Freedom of expression in all its forms What is my idea of happiness? To feel free, to feel love around, peace and ease, to be able to give even with a smile and to have this force in oneself which leads you everywhere What…

The Heroine’s Journey of Cristina Palapa Barragán

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Feeling proud of my art and let my creativity flow from talent. When I transform an idea into an image that transmit something to others. For me that way of connecting with others through a work of art is very special, it is an…

The Heroine’s Journey of Angela Iantosca

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Freedom, creativity, the opportunity to meet many men, women and children, listen to stories and receive people’s trust. Also be useful to someone or to a cause, also trying to change things by writing and speaking. What is my idea of happiness? Happiness is…

The Heroine’s Journey of Isabella Monaco

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The best part of my work is that I can trust intuition. Then, from the intuition, I can merge knowledge. It’s all about having fun and learning. What is my idea of happiness? My idea of happiness is those moments with my friends in…

The Heroine’s Journey of Gaia Baratelli

What is the best thing that I love about my work?   Let me introduce myself first…Hi, my name is Gaia! I’m a textile designer born and raised in Italy, in the countryside near Como. I work for a company named Fasac and I’m currently a designer in the accessories department. There are so many…

The Heroine’s Journey of Federica Baggiani

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I really love the direct contact with my clients all over the world and, quite often, I even met them personally when possible. It is very important for me to transmit to them my passion for Italy. What is my idea of happiness? Stay…

The Heroine’s Journey of Nathaly Rodriquez

What is the best thing I love about my job? I am Nathaly Rodriguez, a Colombian living in Barcelona for three years. I have worked most of my life creating marketing strategies for companies in different sectors such as industrial, fashion and technology. I am passionate about digital marketing because it allows me to get…