Ties lives in Antwerp, in a former factory turned in to artists’ spaces turned in to living areas.
Did we go to Brooklyn, New York?
-nope, it’s Antwerp
'I am a nostalgic person, but I don’t attach easily to objects.'
'I have the patience to find the perfect space'
The power of a living space is very important to me, over the years I’ve learned to have enough patience while looking for a new place .
T’'wenty years ago a few artists started living here. They were creative and ambitious but when the housing market went up, some decided to sell. Now we live here in a sort of co-housing situation with a very mixed type of people.’
‘It works very well but I must admit that I would’ve really like being part of that artist group…’