Q&A: Jordi Huisman


You can no longer speak english, pick a new language. Spanish sounds cool. What was the last crime you witnessed? two guys smashing the window of a car that stopped at a traffic light, stole a purse and got away on a scooter. Who would you most like to see embarrass themselves No-one. I tend to feel empathy for people awefully quickly. Pick an historic moment from the last hundred years to bring a camera to. The bomb on Hiroshima. Make a prediction for the future. There will probably be another date when the world is supposed to end. Your favorite painter? Paul Klee. Invent a swear-word. Puweyh Create the name for a virus that will decimate the population. ZIndanda. How would you dress if you were suddenly an elderly man? Exactly as i do now – like a pimp. What is the next book you want to read? The 100 year old who climbed out the window and disappeared – Jonas Jonasson.

What is the worst thing to happen to a man? Death. Who would you never work for, no matter how much they offered to pay? The Klu Klux Klan. Describe a cheap thrill. Driving my car as fast as possible over a roundabout. Pick a field of science to be an expert within. Physics. Which religion seems most tempting? Taosim. Ultimate camera? Mamiya 7 digital medium format. Most used camera? Canon 1D mk2 I guess. Which living person do you most admire? Thom Yorke. Who is your favorite hero of fiction? Walter White. What is your plan for the next 24 hours? Cook, go to a party, drink some beverages, sleep late, be lazy, maybe catch a movie.

What is your nationality? Dutch. What nationality would you like to be alternatively? Swedish. What do you consider the most overrated virtue? Faith. What is your biggest regret? Not going to graphic design school at age 16. Summer or winter? Winter. Would you like to see more or less political correctness? Less please. What part of the planet would you like to explore? Northern Russia. Where do you think the most dangerous place on Earth is? Inside certain volcanos. Have you recently been living by any life philosophy? In the end, everything will be okay. If it’s not okay, it’s not the end.

Jordi Huisman – From the series Close, but not really.