It was in Norway that STATEMENT founder Amélie Huynh crossed paths with artist Esra Roise and discovered her artistic world. Esra is a freelance illustrator based in Oslo, who draws her inspiration from rural Norway, where she grew up with her family. Since childhood, her love of drawing has guided her towards an artistic career, turning a passion into a profession.
Using mainly pencil for its precision, as well as watercolour and ink for their fluidity, Esra skilfully merges analogue and digital media in her creations. Whether through portraits, botanical works or still lifes, she seeks to evoke captivating emotions.