5 tips for success every artist needs to hear

Mosaic art by Charis Tsevis
A selection of Charis Tsevis’s mosaic artworks (Image credit: Chairs Tsevis)

OFFF Festival 2023 is well underway in Barcelona, with artists and designers from across the globe taking the stage to share wisdom about everything from their workflow to their career. Among them is Greek, Cyprus-based Charis Tsevis, whose mosaic-based designs enjoy international acclaim.

Tsevis rose to prominence when a mosaic portrait of Steve Jobs, designed entirely using Apple icons of various sizes, went viral. This led to commissions from Fortune magazine and more, and now Tsevis’s studio works with clients including Nike, Google and Ikea. At OFFF, he shared 5 important lessons for early success. (Inspired to create a digital mosaic of your own? Take a look at our guide on how to download Photoshop.)

Thank you for reading 5 articles this month* Join now for unlimited access

Enjoy your first month for just £1 / $1 / €1

*Read 5 free articles per month without a subscription

Join now for unlimited access

Try first month for just £1 / $1 / €1

Daniel John
Senior News Editor

Daniel John is Senior News Editor at Creative Bloq. He reports on the worlds of art, design, branding and lifestyle tech (which often translates to tech made by Apple). He joined in 2020 after working in copywriting and digital marketing with brands including ITV, NBC, Channel 4 and more.