Illustrated Interview With Iris Gottlieb

Iris Gottlieb is an illustrator with a penchant for thin lines, intricate details and a splash of bold color. Her drawings explore themes spanning from nature to science. She also creates tattoos. In a statement about her work, Gottlieb says she creates “work that asks people to see the objects and places around them a little differently”.

We asked her to take part in our Illustrated Interview series, read the full interview below…

What was the first thing you did today?

First thing today

What are some main themes that your work explores?

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What do you do in your spare time?


Your happy place?

Happy place Iris Gottlieb

Your guilty pleasure?

Guilty Pleasure

What does your current workspace look like?

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I wouldn’t leave the house without…

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How do you picture us?

How I see You copy