SPOTLIGHT: Lino Azevedo


1) Where are you from?

 I am from Santa Clara, CA (about 30 minutes south of San Francisco.)


2) What do you want to do with your degree?

 I would like to become a professor at a junior / community college.

3) What are a few books that you would recommend us reading?

George Orwell’s books Animal Farm and 1984 are among my favorites, as well as William Golding’s The Lord of the Flies. The literary works are very important to me in my work.

4) What is your favorite spot on campus?

My favorite spot on campus is my studio.


 5) Who are your role models?

Most of my role models are favorite artists who have been honest in their work. Barron Storey, Dave McKean,Adam Jones, Greg Simkins and Gottfried Helnwein are a few.

6) What are your favorite band/ album/ lyrics?

One of my favorite bands is Tool. The music, lyrics and videos are very inspiring. I love to listen to them while working on creative projects.

7) What is your favorite website?

One of my favorite websites is YouTube.I have been studying many videos that show the work and/or interview some of my favorite artists.

8)What will you miss about Winthrop after graduation?

After graduation, quite simply, I will miss getting together with like-minded people and professors and just talking about art.Image


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