Victoria Koldewyn

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Occupation Investigative visual journalist
Location Eugene, Oregon, United States
Introduction I'm an artist living in the Pacific Northwest, currently on hiatus from undergraduating (again!). Illustration and relief printmaking are two of my concentrated fields of study. I love street art, comics, graphic novels, kids books and animation. I do freelance work; visit my flickr stream for an idea of the many mediums and styles I work in and contact me if you'd like to commission a piece. Or, just say hey :)
Interests Illustration, art, comics, animation, bicycling, Mad Libs, Mail Art, Footbag, dumpster diving, graphic novels, cinema, cilantro
Favorite Movies A Japanese Story, Ichi the Killer, Kill Bill, Princess Bride, Time Bandits, Triplets of Belleville, any Jean-Pierre Jeunet or Terry Gilliam or Miyazaki, Last Life in the Universe (it's an apparently little-known Thai gem), Kirikou (another French animated film), Firefly series and Serenity...The Maxx, Max Headroom...Samurai Champloo, Cowboy Bebop, Wolf's Rain, Trigun, Neon Genesis anime series; MirrorMask; Pi..Crash, Hideous Kinky, Ghostworld, Monster's Ball, Fantastic Mr. Fox, Where the Wild Things Are, A Town Called Panic
Favorite Music Radiohead, Bjork, Bardo Pond, my friend Jacque's songs and guitar playing, Stereolab, King Black Acid, Portishead, Nirvana, Tool, DJ Cheb i Sabbah, Shpongle, Massive Attack, Deeelite, Manitoba, Death in Vegas, The Books, Jeff Buckley, CocoRosie, Tosca, Tycho, Floater, Jane's Addiction
Favorite Books Robin McKinley's Sunshine, Jacqueline Carey's Kushiel series, graphic novels of many stripes, Katharine Kerr's Deverry series, anything by Matt Ruff or Octavia her soul. Ben Templesmith, all sorts of graphic novels really.

Aren't papier mache cuts the worst?

Only if you make papier machetes out of them. So be careful, dammit!