What is the best thing that I love about my work? Shaping and meditating.
What is my idea of perfect happiness? Thinking of nothing and just fully feeling joy through and good vibes in my body.
What is my greatest fear? Living my passion and making a living with it.
What is the trait that I most deplore in myself? My lack of self-confidence.
Which living persons in my profession do i most admire? My ceramic master and neighbour www.dalmagro-ceramiques.fr
What is my greatest extravagance? My spontaneity.
On what occasion would I lie? In order not to cause prejudice to someone.
What is the thing that I dislike the most in my work? Procrastinating to the point of doing nothing.
When and where was I the happiest, in my work? After opening the kiln when I had my ceramics fired for the first times, I was passing by La Musette.
If I could, what would I change about myself? Not too much thinking and more acting!
What is my greatest achievement in work? My first exhibition in a gallery in Paris. The beginning of a dream.
Where would I most like to live? With the person I’m feeling home with.
What is my most treasured possession? My eyes & hands.
What is my most marked characteristic? My slanting eyes & French culture/language.
What is my most inspirational location, in my city? Home, an old-bricked family farm from the 18th century with an imposing square court.
What is my favourite place to eat and drink, in my city? La Musette in Guesnain, Northern France. The historical café of my boyfriend’s hometown situated in former coal mine region. He wants to turn it into a photo center & local farmer’s shop. http://www.lamusette.net
What books influenced my life and how? Lately, The Four Agreements from Don Miguel Ruiz. So abstract and pragmatical at the same time. Sense is coming with personal experience from of each of us.
Who are my favorite writers? Boris Cyrulnik & Paulo Coelho
You Only Die Once. What music would I listen on my last day?
Somewhere Over the Rainbow?
Who is my hero or heroine in fiction? Wonder Woman, definitely more for the values that she stands for than for the character: freedom, integrity, hope & love for humanity.
Who are my heroes and heroines in real life? My stepmother who lost her husband and daughter and carry on living.
Which movie would i recommend to see once in a lifetime? Mr Nobody
What role plays art in my life and work? Driving force and amazement.
Who is my greatest fan, sponsor, partner in crime? My mum, ‘so surprising!’
Whom would I like to work with in 2019? Anne Sirot from Première Oeuvre
Which people in my profession would i love to meet in 2019? Sarah Goldberg
What project, in 2019, am I looking forward to work on? Building my own gas kiln thanks to help of my ceramic master and other ceramicists in order to share the knowledge.
Where can you see me or my work? www.anne-gloria.fr
What do the words “Passion Never Retires” mean to me? Not seeing time flying so forgetting to eat and/or sleep.