Jean Nascimento, A student from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil @xjeaanx

What was the situation in which this photo was taken?

This photo was taken at dawn. I was listening to some songs, and decided from now on to take pictures, the music inspired me a lot!

Could you tell us something about what you do?

I’m currently studying.

What do you enjoy most about being a student?

I like to make new friends, to socialise.

What are you working on at the moment?

I’m helping a friend with photo editing.

What are the challenges in what you do, and how do you overcome them?

My challenge has always been shyness, and the way I found to overcome it, is not to think what others will think.

Could you describe your personal style?

My style is almost always black, black is perfect for clothes, matches everything.

What is your present state of mind?

I am in a state of inner peace, practical meditations, I am almost always with my spirituality elevated from positive energies.

What music are you listening to at the moment?

Electronic music.

Which artists or designers inspire you?

Skrillex!

What is the purpose of art, in your view?

Art is an expressed feeling, it is a way of giving life to what you feel, and there is no wrong art, all art has its field of vision before the artist. Each one interprets in it’s own way.

How do you spend your free time?

I like to spend my free time listening to music, editing photos. playing, reading a book, all of it.