The Heroine’s Journey of Federica Centore

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  The unpredictability. It is always a challenge, I am never sure that a dress I am making will end being something beautiful or awful. Above all when I use up cycled materials. But I love also to try again and again until I am…

The Heroine’s Journey of Paulina Larocca

What is the best thing that I love about my work? That is personally fulfilling. I help people awaken their creative self, which is their best self and that makes people feel alive again. What is my idea of perfect happiness? To be surrounded by friends, close family and have 24/7 access to pets –…

The Heroine’s Journey of Karen Jelenfy

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The sensuousness of the paint. Color. Deep rich colors. Big, bold gestures. What is my idea of perfect happiness?  Being rocked by the ocean on a beautiful day. What is my greatest fear?  Being abandoned. What is the trait that I most deplore in…

The Heroine’s Journey of Rosalia Zutta

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Sicuramente il fatto che non sia un lavoro ma una passione, è un privilegio poter creare senza orari nè imposizioni Surely the fact that it is not a job but a passion, it is a privilege to create without timetables nor impositions What is…

The Heroine’s Journey of Sarah Stone

What is the best thing that I love about my work? When I am painting I lose all sense of self and ego. I am no longer the director, I become the process. It’s like that sense of flying you have in dreams, where you know if you just don’t focus too hard on what…

The Heroine’s Journey of Gabriella Stigliano

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The freedom to invent something that makes my soul feel good What is my idea of perfect happiness? I think perfect happiness is to feel that you have achieved something or a desired person. What is my greatest fear? I have so many fears but maybe I’m…

The Heroine’s Journey of Valentina Ceci

What is the best thing that I love about my work? To be able to express my thoughts and my sensations freely. What is my idea of perfect happiness? To have a lot of time to read, study and keep doing what I love the most in my life. What is my greatest fear? Not…

The Heroine’s Journey of Lorena Pugh

What I love most about my work is the possibility of touching others in some universal way, the way a beautiful sunset effects everyone who sees it. I also love being the author of what I do each day. My idea of perfect happiness is birth, weather it is the birth of my marriage, my…

The Heroine’s Journey of Maristella Angeli

(english version followed by the italian version) What’s the best thing I love about my job? When I paint I create, and it is the creative phase that I love most. Painting on a white canvas becomes part of me and of my communication. I express myself to those who will understand. I am also…

The Heroine’s Journey of Adi Lasri

What is the thing I like most about my work? that I can express my creativity at all times and to meet and be in contact with many wonderful people from all over the globe What is my idea of ​​perfect happiness? To be happy with who you are and what you have What is my…

The Heroine’s Journey of Rossella Baldecchi

What is the best thing that I love about my work?   Qual è la cosa migliore che amo del mio lavoro? The best thing about my work is the absolute freedom that I have earned working in an independent way from the curatorial gallery owners and art world operators. I never wanted to be…

The Heroine’s Journey of Veronica Winters

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  I love the very process of painting. It’s truly magical. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Living in a beautiful place with my hubby and cats, doing art and selling it. Establishing a community driven, effective art program that grows art appreciation among…

The Heroine’s Journey of Emma Childs

WHAT IS THE BEST THING THAT I LOVE ABOUT MY WORK? Perhaps an ability to instinctively know what colours work well with others and to be able to tune into my different moods to produce one of my four distinct styles. WHAT IS MY IDEA OF PERFECT HAPPINESS? Being surrounded by talking parrots in a…

The Heroine’s Journey of Germana Stella

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I LOVE THE WAY THAT MY PICTURES ARE BORN, BECAUSE I NEVER PROGRAM THEM BEFORE. THEY COMES, SIMPLY. WHEN I LOOK AT THEM, IS LIKE THE FIRST TIME FOR ME TOO. What is my idea of perfect happiness? HAPPINESS FOR ME IS STOP LOOKING…

The Heroine’s Journey of Rosetta Savelli

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The thing I love most about my work is the energy that comes from exploring new situations and then writing and telling them. La cosa che amo di più del mio lavoro è l’energia che esce dallo esplorare nuove situazioni e poi scrivere e…

The Heroine’s Journey of Holly Wong

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I like the ephemeral quality of the materials I use such as polyester tulle, vegetable netting and shredded twine. I also like the way that I use the sewing machine as a kind of drawing tool with the sewing line traveling throughout the work….

The Heroine’s Journey of Sheron Mar

What is the best thing that I love about my work?That’s what I’m creating What is my idea of perfect happiness? When you start from scratch and see the result What is my greatest fear? Darkness What is the trait that I most deplore in myself?Sensitivity Which living persons in my profession do i most…

The Heroine’s Journey of Andreea Stoica

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Music has its own very special magic, and when I play, everything else disappears and makes me live the moment, just this wonderful moment when nothing else matters. In such moments you start believing that everything is possible. What is my idea of perfect…

The Heroine’s Journey of Veronica Zucchi

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The possibility to become someone else, different and similar. So I can know better the shades of myself, and provoke my imagination. I most like to detect the character’s moment of truth, that give me a sense of wonder. What is my idea of…

The Heroine’s Journey of Luz Beloso

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The ability to transform and build new realities that contains the creative act itself. What is my idea of perfect happiness?  Being with people I love. What is my greatest fear?  People I love are missing. What is the trait that I most deplore in myself?  I´m really…

The Heroine’s Journey of Savina Lombardo

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love the idea that thanks to my art I can leave a trace for future generations. What is my idea of perfect happiness? I’m really glad to see my passions realized What is my greatest fear? I’m very afraid that human behavior could lead to…

The Heroine’s Journey of Alyson Souza

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I mix traditional and non-traditional methods, incorporating found objects such as machine parts.  My work is meticulous, carefully constructed, representational oil painting, but I love what happens when the combination of these brings about a serendipitous abstraction. I also really love patterns, those that man…

The Heroine’s Journey of Eva Grieco

What is the best thing that I love about my work? While performing I have the opportunity to go out of myself, to be in a state of madness. Researching in dance gives me the occasion to discover hidden sides of myself and to encounter with the unknown. What is my idea of perfect happiness?…

The Heroine’s Journey of Michele Ashby

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love the freedom of choices this creative life provides; the feeling that I am in control of what, when, and for how long I choose to work. The cathartic feeling and realization that all my efforts have culminated at this moment in time…

The Heroine’s Journey of Patrizia Monacò

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  Certainly, the possibility to find germs of beauty and truth inside me and in the world. Di certo la possibilità di trovare dentro di me e nel mondo germi di bellezza e verità. What is my idea of perfect happiness?   Being in harmony with…

The Heroine’s Journey of Debora Romei

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The joy I feel in moments of creation that allows me to live a dimension of myself and of particular time where nothing is missing. They are moments of perfection, full of energy. What is my idea of perfect happiness? It is called Love, and it’s…

The Heroine’s Journey of Dora Stepušin

What is the best thing that I love about my work? That I can be myself…Dance as an art form gives us a possibility to be individuals, and for me there is no stronger way for a dancer to have a voice, speak out and express his own thoughts and visions than being himself on…

The Heroine’s Journey of Susanna Giannoni

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The thing I love most is the opportunity to range rover with the artistic techniques. Through the work I try to give a unique emotion. My passion became a job which allows me to continue to experiment and to always seek unique things. La…

The Heroine’s Journey of Anna Masullo

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  I can make of every day a unique day. Sometimes, when I drive back home, maybe late at night, I have that exciting feeling of having reached a goal. Those times I’m just aware of being on the right path, of sharing with the…

The Heroine’s Journey of Viktorija Faith

What is the best thing that I love about my work? As an actress, singer/songwriter and creative productions business owner, I love that I am able to freely use my imagination to be independent in my creative choices and express my feelings/emotions in my songs and films. Additionally, the opportunity to work with other incredibly beautiful,…

The Heroine’s Journey of Imma D’Aniello

What’s the best thing that I love about my work? Creativity and imagination. The magic that is created inventing a story. What is my idea of ​​perfect happiness? Living in peace and in total love. What is my greatest fear? Stay alone. What is the trait that I most deplore of myself? Being headstrong. Which…

The Heroine’s Journey of Lara Barzon

What is the best thing that i love about my work? There is always something new to invent, the mind is constantly training and you never get bored. There is no pre-established way of working, but each person builds his own. What is my idea of perfect happiness? My perfect moment: Sit by the sea,…

The Heroine’s Journey of Jodi Bonassi

What is the best thing that you love about your work?  I love storytelling.  Through drawing and painting I can create stories based on truth,  creatures and see memories in a new light.  I can create an alternate universe and invite the viewer to investigate. What is your idea of perfect happiness?  Perfect happiness is…

The Heroine’s Journey of Maria Luisa Macellaro la Franca

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  WHAT I LOVE IS TO HAVE THE POSSSIBILITY TO TRAVEL ALL AROUND WORLD AND MEET GREAT DIFFERENT CULTURES AS MINE , THAT MAKE ME EVOLVE IN MY LIFE AS PERSON AND AS ARTIST  What is my idea of perfect happiness?  TO LIVE WITH MY…

The Heroine’s Journey of Leigh Salgado

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love that my hand-cut and painted works have a sensibility that is traditionally associated with the feminine. I love that I can do whatever I want in my work and that I’m free to make art that is as “girly,” decorative, edgy, sexy…

The Heroine’s Journey of Francesca Mola

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Freedom. The idea that when I’ve got my fingers on a keyboard or I travel with a camera in my hands, I’m exactly in the place where I want to be. What is my idea of perfect happiness? A winter day, a chimney and…

The Heroine’s Journey of Iris Boss

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The best thing about my work as an actress is its versatility. I get to know many interesting people, and I have the opportunity to work in various domains, such as the theater, film business, television and sound studio. Moreover, I can experiment with completely…

The Heroine’s Journey of Janet Vanderhoof

What is the best thing that I love about my work?   My favorite part of creating is the moment when I feel I disappear and that something greater has taken over. One time I actually felt myself out of body and watched myself paint. That was crazy but I receive glimpses of it often and…

The Heroine’s Journey of Diana Jaramillo

What is the best thing that I love about my work? My work and my life are one. I do not separate them. What I most love of that part of my life in which I am a facilitator in dance therapy-creative movement, yoga and zen counselling, is that I open a space of creative…

The Heroine’s Journey of Chiara Zanella

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  I always thought that Creativity is Alchemy. It makes you able to turn matter into something else. You can do it with anything: colors on paper, food, objects, spaces. I especially love to work as interior designer because this is what to me perfectly depict…

The Heroine’s Journey Conference 2018

The Heroine’s Journey Conference 2018 – Rome The Heroine’s Journey is coming to Rome. We are bringing The Heroine’s Journey  Conference to the vibrant city of Rome on 12-14 October with a transformative and properly entertaining three-day event on the most important ideas we teach. Our conference aims to transform lives and build the best…

The Heroine’s Journey of Joyce Lieberman

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love painting and collage and also working with clay. I like the focus that it takes in order to be fully present with the work. There is a connection made to some other source.I like the surprises from a series of combinations. I love my color and my gesture….

The Heroine’s Journey of Lorena Parada Sierra

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The best thing I love about my work is to meet artists, get to know their practice, research interests and then when finding a physical space, imagine an exhibition of their artistic work there. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Getting paid for…

The Heroine’s Journey of Marianna Bussola

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The chance of creating a world which previously did not exist. An act of magic… let’s say of witchery.   What is my idea of perfect happiness?    The blessed moments when, while painting, I experiment a feverish and intense passion mixed with a sense…

The Heroine’s Journey of Kate Carvellas

What is the best thing that I love about my work? It allows me to express myself in a way that brings me healing, freedom and joy. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Being able to walk through life in peace and joy regardless of my circumstances. What is my greatest fear? Becoming so…

The Heroine’s Journey of Roberta Congiu

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love the freedom of expression, to be able to share visions and worlds with only the support of pen and paper. What is my idea of perfect happiness? To be able to continue to produce art for the rest of my life. What is my…

The Heroine’s Journey of Liana Marino

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I’m a singer, guitarist and songwriter. Art and creativity, collaborations and sharings with other musicians and artists are wonderful things of my work, but above all, freedom is the best thing that I love about it. What is my idea of perfect happiness? From…

The Heroine’s Journey of Keziat

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The freedom to create without rules. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Happiness is a question of moments; the perfect happiness is just a wonderful momentary illusion. What is my greatest fear? I have a phobia for insects. What shall I do? What…

The Heroine’s Journey of Veronica Maccioni

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I’m a musician and a music therapist. I love my job, which is a constant discovery and a continuous improvement: currently I’m learning to play a new instrument, the bandoneon, and this new experience is enriching me a lot from different points of view. My…

The Heroine’s Journey of Maria Clark

What is the best thing that I love about my work? What I like the most in my art is the spirit of research, the feeling of freedom and a certain quality of concentration which lets me go into a different space-time than the everydaylife one. Also I like beeing surprised by the « unconscious » process…

The Heroine’s Journey of Erica Scherl

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love to flow into beauty and creativity, to meet in this way the deep feelings of people I work with and of people listening to the music I play. It’s beautiful to ride emotions and to let them be fire for artistic expression….

The Heroine’s Journey of Angela Asatryan

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The freedom to work at any time of day. What is my idea of perfect happiness? when i finish a work, and i’m proud of it. What is my greatest fear? My biggest fear , is not having more ideas. What is the trait that I most…

The Heroine’s Journey of Gaia Alessandra Sensalari

What is the best thing that I love about my work?   I’m fully conscious that, when I teach dance or when I’m dancing, I’m passing on a noble art, discipline and way of living that is highly educational for everyone’s life. Furthermore, Dance is also a way to have fun and free our mind,…

The Heroine’s Journey of Mimi Revencu

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I always followed my instinct and I always longed for freedom. It was my instinct what told me to give up painting when I was a teenager, and it was my instinct what called me back to it, many years later. What I love…

The Heroine’s Journey of Carla Viazzi

ENGLISH VERSION What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love the freedom it gives me. Being able to work from home, in the daytime or at night, according not only to inspiration but also to housework and family managment. What is my idea of perfect happiness? I think happiness is…

The Heroine’s Journey of Grazia Salierno

What’s the best thing I love about my job? It gives me immaterial sensations What is my idea of ​​perfect happiness? Completeness and serenity of soul What is my biggest fear? There are many, none stands out What is the trait that I deplore most in myself? The shyness that paralyzes me sometimes Which living…

Self Promotion for Heroines

Are you a creative person who desperately wants to tell the world about your talents and your art but lacks the time, money, and know-how? Self-Promotion for Heroines is full of clever and creative ideas you can use to successfully get the word out about who you are and what you do quickly, easily, and cheaply. Everything…

The Heroine’s Journey of Goldie Uttamchandani Nanwani

What is the best thing that I love about my work?   Listening to people and even though I am accompanying them to reach their goals, the hidden gift for me is learning from their life experiences. What is my idea of perfect happiness?  Being at peace in my own mind with the ups and the…

The Heroine’s Journey of Gabrielle Dobrzelewski

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Creating paintings and drawings that will outlive me, hopefully. What is my idea of perfect happiness? To make great work as well as being loved and loving. What is my greatest fear? To make terrible work, to be constantly dissatisfied with everything, to be…

The Heroine’s Journey of Valeria Di Ponio

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  It’s when I fall in love with a feeling or a gesture and I am able to translate it in signs and brush strokes What is my idea of perfect happiness? Being free in the wilderness, thinking about new ideas or projects What is…

The Heroine’s Journey of Anne-Marie Nacu

What do I most love about my work ? Ce que j’aime le plus dans mon travail c’est faire vivre des émotions avec les couleurs,les formes,les matériaux . La passion d’être proche des gens ,d’écouter leur histoires et créer un rêve. What I like the most in my work is to live emotions with colors,…

The Heroine’s Journey of Henrietta Bryant

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I consider ‘work’ a four-letter word that implies effort and struggle – I follow a path of least resistance in as much, when you do what you love for the sole sake of loving it, you are serving humanity and the Universe works in your…

The Heroine’s Journey of Cristina Iotti

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The freedom What is my idea of perfect happiness? I will be trivial but: a person who loves you, a job that you love and health for those you love What is my greatest fear? an illness or disability that no longer allows me…

The Heroine’s Journey of Shahin de Heart

What is the best thing that I love about my work? With my work I am independent of time and location. What is my idea of perfect happiness? When the result of my work surpasses my expectations after thinking and preparung every new picture for months. What is my greatest fear? That I would lose…

The Heroine’s Journey of Angela Teodorowsky

What is the best thing that I love about my work? With my work I can live in a special dimension, where reality passes through creativity, through the powerful force of thought and concepts. Con il mio lavoro riesco a vivere in una dimensione speciale , dove la realtà passa attraverso la creatività , attraverso…

The Heroine’s Journey of Hannah Dobek

What is the best thing that I love about my work?   The sense of mystery and possibility. I don’t usually approach Art or Writing with a set plan. Its as if I am chipping away at an object or idea from across another dimension. IT knows what it wants to be or say. I’m…

The Heroine’s Journey for Impact

Develop your leadership and innovation ability as you develop solutions for a local challenge. The Heroine’s Journey for Impact in Rome offers an immersive experience for creative leaders to explore their purpose and escalate their intention to serve a higher cause.   No lectures, no tests, no grades – this is the hub for explorative leaders…

The Heroine’s Journey of Fanny Blanchard

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I like the unpredictability and the diversity of my work. I can act in many different registers. For example, yesterday I did dubbing for a horror movie and tomorrow I act in a theatre play. What is my idea of perfect happiness? To me,…

The Heroine’s Journey in Tech

A PROGRAM TO LIFT WOMEN TO LEADERSHIP POSITIONS IN GLOBAL TECH Although women have been able to access the tech business in growing numbers in the last decades, very few women have reached senior leadership positions in the world of tech: women occupy fewer than 20% of Chief Executive positions in tech; at Chair or…

The Heroine’s Journey of Renée van Trier

”The sassy Van Trier kneads new language. It is overwhelming, it’s a lot, it’s loud and sometimes it’s not that pretty. A contrast falsely naïve, an intelligent mixture of creativity and madness, a true manifesto for art without inhibitions. The fearlessness to allow silence to come forth which can be frigthening.” What is the best…

The Heroine’s Journey of Dina-Perla

What is the best thing about my work? To create and use my brain, which is a way of living. I am a writer by nature. Everything I do, is linked to creation. My books – Exodus from the lighthouse with the main title Shadow behind and face towards the sun and the book Living gracefulness,…

The Heroine’s Journey of Yvette Endrijautzki

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The exploration and overcoming of new challenges, new techniques, sudden realisations, and happy mishaps and furthermore, the deep satisfaction and inner growth that comes with each achievement. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Perfect happiness is the acceptance that nothing is perfect. When we can…

Testdrive your Dreamjob in Paris

Yes, you can try your hand at the career of your dreams without risking your present job, your next mortgage payment, or your kids’ future. In this three day private tour in Paris with Peter de Kuster as your travel guide you will discover how a ‘Testdrive in your Dreamjob’ – meeting rolemodels who are…

The Heroine’s Journey of Emanuela Giovannini

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Beh, la cosa che amo di più del mio lavoro è la possibilità di fare tante cose diverse, all’interno dello stesso ambito. Sono una regista, un’attrice, una scrittrice, una dramaturg, un’insegnante, una dialoghista. Così, devo cambiare sempre il punto di vista con il quale…

The Heroine’s Journey of Angela White

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  I love that I am deeply connected emotionally to my work and that it is a response to my visceral reaction to a place, time or experience.What is my idea of perfect happiness? Feeling peaceful and loved. What is my greatest fear?  Losing loved ones.What is the trait…

The Heroine’s Journey of Elena Danelli

What is the best thing that I love about my work? ​Ciò che più amo di ciò che faccio è la completa gioia e serenità con cui mi pongo nel farlo. Tutto quello che mi serve sta nei miei occhi e nella mia fantasia ​che poi passano attraverso il lavoro delle mani. Vivo la vita con…

The Heroine’s Journey of Maria Ditaranto

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The best part of my job is when I finish painting a picture and I walk away to watch it. What is my idea of perfect happiness? I’m happy when all ​the people around me are peaceful. What is my greatest fear? I have…

The Heroine’s Journey of Valeria Mafera

What is the best thing that I love about my work?   Acting is amazing,because you can use all your past suffering and using it for making your character works in a movie or on stage What is my idea of perfect happiness?   Happiness is being able to love,fearless. (…and be loved in return:that’is…

The Heroine’s Journey of Valentina Damico

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Being a film journalist, I had the chance to meet lots of artists and directors. Talking to them about their vision is (almost) always nice and exciting. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Peace, nature, sea, my home and my boyfriend. What is…

The Heroine’s Journey of Emma Frignani

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love to work with my husband creating digital strategies for my customers. I really love to help people facing the right way the amazing web universe. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Perfect happiness is waking up with a cup of hot…

The Heroine’s Journey of Akiko Suzuki

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I am a textile and mixed media artist. It is ​an act of  purification itself for me to make work every day. ​It is a process of cleansing my soul toward the joy of living ​    What is my idea of perfect happiness? I believe that…

The Heroine’s Journey of Pauline Thullier-Girard

What is the best thing that I love about my work? What I prefer in writing is to communicate feelings with people you’ll never see. It’s like a connexion between humans, all around a story which existed only in my imagination. What is my idea of perfect happiness? « Perfect happiness » is a pleonasm….

The Heroine’s Journey of Lauren Taylor

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love meeting artists and talking about their work. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Visiting a great art exhibition with a good friend or loved one. What is my greatest fear? Going blind. What is the trait that I most deplore in…

Summer School: The Heroine’s Journey in Paris

Summer School: The Heroine’s Journey in Paris Monday 23th July – Friday 27th July  The best of The Heroine’s Journey condensed into an unforgettable week in Paris. The Heroine’s Journey is a global organisation dedicated to teaching skills not covered by the regular education system – skills that develop storytelling intelligence and encourage psychological well-being…

The Heroine’s Journey of Lorraine Paris

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The Freedom of Expression in Art What is my idea of perfect happiness? Being at peace with the people around you. What is my greatest fear? Losing a member of the family What is the trait that I most deplore in myself? Being a…

The Heroine’s Journey of Giada Strapparava

What is the best thing that I love about my work? La scrittura è un viaggio. Un meraviglioso viaggio che ti porta a vivere e a far vivere moltissime realtà parallele. Sicuramente la parte migliore del mio lavoro è la consapevolezza di poter dare emozione alle persone. Writing is a journey. A wonderful journey that…

The Heroine’s Journey of Nathalie Buiguès

What do I most love about my work ? Ce que j’aime le plus dans mon travail, c’est interprété. Laisser partir mes émotions, les laisser s’échapper, celles qui sont enfouies. C’est comme une libération. Elle apporte un bien-être, qui ouvre à l’échange et un partage avec mes partenaires. Ces sensations, je les vis au théâtre…

The Heroine’s Journey of Mary Ferrara

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I’m a teacher, a playwright, journalist and director. This is Love. What else? What is my idea of perfect happiness? I do not believe in perfect happiness. But I believe in the pursuit of happiness. What is my greatest fear? Do not love as I would…

The Heroine’s Journey of Sarah Bowyer

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  I love the magic situation in which I find my self during work: it’s a deep reality, I’m in contact with myself and I pick from my unconsciousness some filtered knowledge. What is my greatest fear? I’m afraid of being invisible. What is the trait that…

The Heroine’s Journey of Neha Muthiyan

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I work as a performer in Indian classical dance (kathak), founder-director of a dance school called Kathak Pathshala and as an editor-publisher of a dance e-magazine titled Loud Applause (www.loudapplause.com) The best thing about my work is that I can set my own rules,…

The Heroine’s Journey of Margherita Pincioni

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The freedom What is my idea of perfect happiness? A forest What is my greatest fear? To disappear What is the trait that I most deplore in myself? Inconstancy Which living persons in my profession do i most admire? Alice Rawsthorn What is my…

The Heroine’s Journey of Carmen Di Marzo

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The best thing that I love about my job is the chance to put yourself in question every time and win an extra challenge every time. Acting is a continuous personal self-analysis. What is my idea of perfect happiness? my idea of ​​happiness is…

The Heroine’s Journey in ‘The Bookshop’

What a gem of a film! the Spanish film-maker Isabel Coixet has made.  She refuses the familiar grace notes of comedy and sugary romance in favour of something more authentic, integer, awkward. The introvert Heroine’s Journey. Coixet has herself adapted this from the semi-autobiographical novel by Penelope Fitzgerald about an amiable young widow who comes to a…

The Heroine’s Journey of Marcella Granito

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Of my work I love the possibility that it offers me to be present here and now, not to be passive towards life and to be able to communicate at 360 ∞ with the Other. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Happiness is…

The Heroine’s Journey of Kriti Sharma

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  – I am into filmmaking so the best thing about my work is telling a story through visual metaphor. The real magic happens between “Action” and “Cut” of a scene and that is the purest form of storytelling which is very close to my…

The Heroine’s Journey of Marianna Fioretti

What is the best thing that I love about my work? the best thing that I love about my work is: I wake up every morning happy. What is my greatest fear? I have fear that one day I have to stop working.. this could kill my intellectual part, I have fear of lose an…

Summer School: The Heroine’s Journey in London

Summer School: The Heroine’s Journey in London Monday 6th August & Friday 10th August The best of The Heroine’s Journey condensed into one unforgettable week in London. The Heroine’s Journey is a global organisation dedicated to teaching skills not covered by the regular education system – skills that develop storytelling intelligence and encourage psychological well-being…

The Heroine’s Journey of Renata D’Amico

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I do two jobs, both born of passion: the writer and the counsellor. In common they have stories, lived stories, everyday stories, invented stories, of illusion and fantasy, dream stories. Stories cross my work and all have in themselves feelings, emotions, pains and joys,…

The Heroine’s Journey of Giada Mirizio

What is the best thing that I love about my work? My art can catapult me in a parallel world, in which everything is possible and time and space don’t exist… this is what I like about my work. What is my idea of perfect happiness? There is just one word, which can represent my idea…

Summer School: The Heroine’s Journey in Rome

The Heroine’s Journey in Rome Monday 3th September & Friday 7th September  The best of The Heroine’s Journey condensed into one unforgettable week in Rome. The Heroine’s Journey is a global organisation dedicated to teaching skills not covered by the regular education system – skills that develop storytelling intelligence and encourage psychological well-being for creative…

The Heroine’s Journey of Becca Loevy

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love when my work stops becoming only my own. Right now, I am working in collaboration with a film and dance maker on a solo short film. The most inspiring and provoking moments thus far have been in congruence with her and with…

Summer School: The Heroine’s Journey in Barcelona

Summer School: The Heroine’s Journey in Barcelona Tuesday 14th August – Saturday 18th August   The best of The Heroine’s Journey condensed into one unforgettable week in Barcelona. The Heroine’s Journey is a global organisation dedicated to teaching skills not covered by the regular education system – skills that develop storytelling intelligence and encourage psychological well-being…

The Heroine’s Journey of Laura Fortin

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  Painting involves my body and my brain, it’s a trip through my story. When I paint I become a mirror between reality and my sub-conscious. What is my idea of perfect happiness?  An empty beach with warm bright water What is my greatest fear?  Not to be able to talk…

The Heroine’s Journey of Martina Rossi

What is the best thing that I love about my work? While drawing, it’s just me and the world I’m trying to create on paper. It is a unique and sincere moment in which I show myself for what I am. It’s nice to know that when it’s finished, other people will have the chance to…

The Heroine’s Journey of Megan Coonelly

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I have fun. I spent so much time when I was younger trying to “dig deep,” in an emotional way with my work. I had this idea that art had to be serious to be profound. But then I realized I was not too series…

The Heroine’s Journey of Francesca Marone

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  Being able to live lives that are not mine, by listening to people and by writing. My work as a counselor harmoniously accompanies my life as a writer and the most beautiful moment for me is when I help others express their emotions. (Poter…

The Heroine’s Journey of Juliette Blat

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The actors. They are raw material, a clay that needs modeling, it’s fascinating. They have no limit, they are constantly looking for the best possible way to express their feelings and emotions. Working with them allows me to broaden day after day my emotional repertoire, they…

The Heroine’s Journey of Cristiana Pivari

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I like the idea of being able to give moments of serenity and leisure to those who read me, maybe leading them to reflect What is my idea of perfect happiness? Be at peace with myself What is my greatest fear? To lose the people I love…

The Heroine’s Journey of Emma Chaibedra

What is the best thing that I love about my work? What I love about my work is that I can be everywoman ( and sometimes even male character!) in One life !! This is just amazing ! I’m a big child and I think this why I love this work so much. I can be a…

The Heroine’s Journey of Anna Scott

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The constant improvements and development of skills it requires, and the beautiful moments shared with other artists, in rehearsals or on stage, and with the audience. It’s worth all the struggle. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Be free to follow my own rules, and…

The Heroine’s Journey of Fang Cao

What is the best thing that I love about my work?   Being a psychologist can help many people lead a happier life. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Read a Book、with friends, parents, children, have a friend who confides in heart. What is my greatest fear?   Loss of freedom, in a closed…

The Heroine’s Journey of Chiara Ricci

First the interview in english, second part the interview in italian.  What is the best thing that I love about my work? The best thing that I love in my work is the chance to meet so many interesting people sharing my passion and finding always new ideas… and above all: writing!! What is my…

The Heroine’s Journey of Isabella Valenti

What is the best thing that I love about my work? how much people enjoy it, appreciate it and respect it. What is my idea of perfect happiness? the planet vibrating to higher love What is my greatest fear? nothing What is the trait that I most deplore in myself? I am okay with myself…

The Heroine’s Journey of Azucena Moreno Conde

What is the best thing that I love about my work? That it makes people happy. And also makes me happy. What is my idea of perfect happiness?  Dance forever.  I wish i could dance all my life, this is my idea of perfect happiness, do what i like to do all the life and make happy others through        dance and art. What is my greatest fear? That something could happens to my body, that dont let me more dance…not dance anymore is my principal fear, that my legs cannot respond          anymore to dance.  What is the trait that I most deplore in myself? That i only think about dance in my mind, and sometimes i focus too much, from the rest of the things that are happening in the world, that are also important things. Which living persons in my profession do i most admire?    Alicia Alonso, she is an example of overcoming. She is my favourite dancer and          master…

The Heroine’s Journey of Elisabeth Leriche

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love to love. I think I’m very fortunate to do something I’m fond of. I had a hard time finding my own path, first starting in management & business but soon leaving everything for Acting. At the end, today I’m where I wanted to…

The Heroine’s Journey of Marie-Eve Marion

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Promoting the art of my artist Steve Otis in the best ways possible. Having the freedom of creating new projects, experimenting ideas and seeking for potentials associations or participations to events that will be unique and rewarding for the artist, the participants/clients and the manager!…

The Heroine’s Journey of Irina Turcanu

What is the best thing that I love about my work? First of all, writing is reading, learning, feeding the curiosity. And then writing is creation. And this, beside family, of course, means being alive for me. What is my idea of perfect happiness? A good chat – which sometimes can be a good book…

The Heroine’s Journey of Sabrina Schork

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Changing the world into a better place by opening up people’s mindset, by being a role model, and by creating pieces of art What is my idea of perfect happiness? Health, love, wealth, time What is my greatest fear? Violence, stagnation, dehumanization, or natural…

The Heroine’s Journey of Maria Teresa Giunta

The best thing I love about my work is painting. I love representing natural landscapes so for me it is like entering inside my own works. It is not even possible to describe… it is like being on a state of ecstasy. Perfect happiness for me is what I felt the day my children were…

The Heroine’s Journey of Marcella Brianda

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The thing that I love most about my job are my writers, their personalities, their emotions, their dreams, and these dreams I love the privilege to contribute to their achievement. La cosa che amo di più del mio lavoro sono i miei scrittori, le loro…

The Heroine’s Journey of Safia Bouadan

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The freedom to create. Feel what vibrates around you, visible or invisible, capture the light and intelligence, try to transmit it . As an actress and singer or as an author on stage, I like to feel the presence of an audience with whom I…

The Heroine’s Journey of Monika M.

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  Quel che amo di più del mio lavoro è la libertà! Posso scrivere ovunque, a qualsiasi ora, in qualunque luogo… ti permette di “viaggiare” leggero, non ti occore altro che il tuo pc. [ What I love most about my job is freedom! I…

The Heroine’s Journey of Agnese Monaco

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love so much have a really big space for my creativity. Art & poetry give me power to externalize my soul & experiences of life. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Happiness comes from the simple things of life, a sunset with those…

The Heroine’s Journey of Laura Torresin

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The possibility to express myself creatively, freeing the playful part of me and the one you want to know, to travel both within the human soul – alone or with other mates – and around the world. I love cultural exchanges, I love the invisible…

The Heroine’s Journey at the Paris Fashion Week

The Heroine’s Journey at the Paris Fashion Week September 25  –  September 27, 2018 The best of The Heroine’s Journey condensed into three unforgettable days in Paris. Paris Fashion Week as Global Classroom for The Heroine’s Journey The access to festival seminars, workshops, master-classes, and related industry sessions deepens The Heroine’s Journey learning.  In this…

Special Event: The Heroine’s Journey at the Venice Filmfestival

Special Event: The Heroine’s Journey at the Venice Filmfestival August 29 – Aug 31, 2018 The best of The Heroine’s Journey condensed into three unforgettable days in Venice. Venice Film Festival as Global Classroom for The Heroine’s Journey The access to festival seminars, workshops, master-classes, and related industry sessions deepens The Heroine’s Journey learning.  In…

The Heroine’s Journey in Florence

The Heroine’s Journey in Florence Tuesday 4th September & Wednesday 5th September  The best of The Heroine’s Journey condensed into two unforgettable days in Florence. The Heroine’s Journey is a global organisation dedicated to teaching skills not covered by the regular education system – skills that develop storytelling intelligence and encourage psychological well-being for creative…

The Heroine’s Journey of Emily Shih

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Since I started painting when I was a little girl, it brought me great interests and joy. Moreover, it gives me strength, inner peace, emotion and confidence. I enjoy using rich and bright colors on various geometric shapes to create my own magic colorful…

The Heroine’s Journey of Natascia Cortesi

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Sono una editor e l’empatia che si crea ogni volta con l’autore e la storia che mi viene affidata è, senza dubbio, la parte che amo di più del mio lavoro. Ogni editing rappresenta un nuovo, meraviglioso, viaggio. I am an editor and the…

The Heroine’s Journey of Elena Valzania

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Meet people, see their look that becomes alive, intense, change of point of view Incontrare le persone, vedere il loro sguardo che diventa vivo, intenso, cambiamento di punto di vista. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Enjoy what’s in the moment without wanting…

The Heroine’s Journey in Amsterdam

The Heroine’s Journey in Amsterdam Thursday 30 August & Friday 31th August  The best of The Heroine’s Journey condensed into two unforgettable days in Amsterdam. The Heroine’s Journey is a global organisation dedicated to teaching skills not covered by the regular education system – skills that develop storytelling intelligence and encourage psychological well-being for creative…

The Heroine’s Journey of Marilena Grafakos

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The best thing about my work is the rejuvenating, young and creative energy that surrounds me through my projects/clients and lastly through passing knowledge to my students! The journey of existence, soul searching and creation is one and the same for me. My work challenges…

The Heroine’s Journey of Tracy Watt

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Seeing what happens with paint.     What is my idea of perfect happiness? Peace on high, a moor or a mountain.     What is my greatest fear? The loss of a precious person.     What is the trait that I most deplore in myself?…

The Heroine’s Journey at BFI London Filmfestival

The Heroine’s Journey at the BFI London Filmfestival October 10 – October 12, 2018 The best of The Heroine’s Journey condensed into three unforgettable days in London.   BFI London Film Festival as Global Classroom for The Heroine’s Journey The access to festival seminars, workshops, master-classes, and related industry sessions deepens The Heroine’s Journey learning. …

The Heroine’s Journey of Erin Burley

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The best thing I love about my work is that it is completely cathartic. It feels damned good to fling paint about and mess about with intense pigments. I get to take my experiences and distill them into material for my art. What is my…

The Heroine’s Journey of Zem

What is the best thing that I love about my work?   The fact that my work is my calling. Everything I do in my life is part of the inspiration for my creation, so my life is my work. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Now. The time I’m living right now! What is…

The Heroine’s Journey of Marianne Goodell

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The thing I love the most about my work is being immersed so deeply in the process because it is so pleasurable that I lose track of time. The sheer joy of allowing emotions to pour through into my work releases them from me…

The Heroine’s Journey of Kerry Zacharia

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The best thing I love about my work as an artist is the subconscious energy that flows from within my soul creating hundreds of mesmerising connections.  The lines and patterns expressed in my paintings have become my trademark. What is my idea of perfect…

The Heroine’s Journey of Giorgia Gasparetto

My idea of perfect happiness is being healty and having a life in which small simple things are enough to make happy your day. And of course love…towards my job and towards the people I have around. I would love to be an old woman proud of how I used my time in life. Unsolvable…

The Heroine’s Journey of Francesca Interlenghi

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Preparing for an interview. I love discovering new worlds and different creative projects. Learning something new about fashion, art or photography it is always an exciting experience. What is my idea of perfect happiness?  To live freely in order to express myself. What is my…

The Heroine’s Journey of Elizabeth Sunday

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I can work from my laptop from anywhere in the world. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Doing only what my heart tells me to do. What is my greatest fear? Fear of abandonment. What is the trait that I most deplore in…

The Heroine’s Journey of Tine Bieber

What is the best thing that I love about my work? That it is all up to me! There are no limits to where I work, with hom I work, when I work and how. I don’t have to make a division between work and my social life. I am able to do the things…

The Heroine’s Journey of Sarah Jane Moon

What is the best thing that I love about my work? That it evolves and changes and isn’t static. That it is a place to try out new ideas and investigate concepts I’m personally interested in. That it brings me in to relationship with others. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Having a multitude of ideas…

The Heroine’s Journey of Jennifer Crowshaw

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love the freedom of working on what I love, I have always had a passion for nature, I think it stems from weekends and holidays with my grandparents. My grandfather always took us long walks and taught us about the flora and fauna….

The Heroine’s Journey of Laura Farina

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Amo la dimensione del mio lavoro quella sorta di mondo parallelo in cui entro , quando immergo me stessa nelle mie idee I love the dimension of my work, that sort of parallel universe in which I enter, when I drown in the deep…

The Heroine’s Journey of Alicia Lasne

What is the best thing I like about my job? To throw oneself into chaos to find a light, colors, to form something coherent. What is my idea of ​​perfect happiness? A house on the edge of a forest near a lake What is my greatest fear? I do not have any. I always say…

The Heroine’s Journey of Marileda Maggi

What is the best thing that I love about my work? – I work on the radio and for tv-shows. And I love working on the radio because, as Eugenio Finardi says in a song “I love radio because when it’s really free, it frees the mind”. Here it is. I love the way that…

The Heroine’s Journey of Milán Lonnberg

What is the best thing that I love about my work? the very act of working, feeling that I take advantage of my life doing what I love the most What is my idea of perfect happiness? living in nature with my son and my cat, in a magical place made by us, with my neighbor’s boyfriend…

The Heroine’s Journey of Claudia Natale

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The best think that I love about my work is that, I can speak with people and that with my creativity I can awaken their creativity. My job isn’t the same every day, It depends on the project and on the phase of the…