Jess

The energy of the Earth and the sun radiates from this creatress and her craft. Her harvests unveil the secret wealth and fertility of her native land Cyprus. The enchanting powers of the island have drowned the creatress in its waters and the waves carried her into the vastness of the sea. Defeated, she surrendered…

Stefanie

        Her home is called Embody Lab. It is a place where souls come to seek spiritual guidance, to access the eternal Garden of Eden and to shed their masks and come into their bodies. Aphrodite reincarnate, Stefanie carries centuries of female wisdom. Her speech is that of all the ancient healers,…

Dasha

          With Athena’s courage seething in the depths of her core, Dasha has been fighting through life like an Amazon. As a photographer and an aspiring filmmaker, the Slavic creatress left her hometown Kiev in 2014 and migrated to the island of Cyprus. At that time her native country was going…

Nihal

“When I was little my grandmother took me to a tree. She dived her wrinkled hand into the muddy earth and rubbed the soil onto my wounds. They healed within days and I knew that an unforgettable share of wisdom was forwarded to me.”   If you happen to be living in Cyprus, you might…

Popi

Mother Willow with hands made of fairy dust, Popi is a creatress of different kind. Not only is she a painter but she is also highly gifted in leather crafting. Her work with leather, shells and stones that she collects herself ranges from jewellery making to sculpting and frame-making. In her own handcrafts shop called…

Tonia

  She goes by the name of RoT. Tuna when she is inking and Nightmare when she is moving to experimental hip-hop. If you ask me, Tonia is quite a badass when it comes to any of her talents. She got her first tattoo at the age of 14: “The guy didn’t even want to do…

Marilena

As the front woman of Grendel Babies and the revered host of their shows, Marilena opens gates to a new dimension, a realm unreachable for the light-hearted. The ensemble takes the audience for a walk through a dark forest where Walpurgisnacht is celebrated on a nightly basis and where reside Vaudeville performers, Margaritas on broomsticks and…

Annetta

“There was too much feeling behind her hand that her pen began to bleed out on the page. But after every word the pain was soothed and she found comfort for her tears as the song continued. Indeed, she was smiling, while her eyes remained teary. She had all her fun singing off beat, out […]

Nilgun

When I first met Nilgun in her witchy café Atölye Cadı Kazanı Cafe / Arabahmet in North Nicosia, she took me on an enriching journey through decades of Cypriot history and culture. The daughter of the Turkish Cypriot painter İsmet Güney and an acclaimed, Cypriot artist herself, Nilgun emits something incredibly harmonious and sensible. After enduring the war in 1974,…

Maria

    Maria is mysterious, unconventional and profoundly elegant. She is a fashion designer who carries an irreplaceable passion for tattoos. From a young age she has been interested in fashion and the self-expression that comes with people’s individual styles. Maria figured that instead of dressing like every woman in her town, she could be…