Ashley Joncas is a fireball of creative energy. She is a photographer, artist, editor, filmmaker, and model! And that’s not even her day job. But it is her photography making a lasting impression. Her photos are otherworldly, tantalizingly dark and highly erotic. Much of her aesthetic is rooted in science fiction and is combined with a dark edge. Her motto of “doing epic shit” is no joke as she draws us into her magical-thinking creative mind.
The World of Ashley Joncas
For Ashley Joncas, the magic of creation begins at night and on the weekends. Much of her free time is dedicated to developing work she can be proud of representing. Apart from her digital graphic designs and recently established magazine, Joncas is famous for her bleak yet beautiful works of art. The sexually charged and thought-provoking images give us a glimpse into her superhuman imagination.
Doing Epic Shit
“I want it all,” says Ashley Joncas in a recent interview. According to the artist, she has a constant craving for learning. Part of her learning process is all based on trial and error. Ashley Joncas loves experimenting and understands there is a 50% chance of creating something awesome. Part of the enjoyment is based on not having much attachment to the outcome. But rather, the process of creation.
“I like full control over my persona and presence. So, at the end of the day, the mental strain is worth it.” — Ashley Joncas
Not many people know where they will end up career-wise. But Ashley Joncas was aware, even at a very early age, that she was destined for being a prolific artist. Self-taught in photography and Photoshop, Joncas entered college for graphic design and studio art. She realized the importance of differentiating herself from other artists. From the beginning, she inserted herself into the work and began distributing throughout the Internet. She is one of the lucky ones. It did not take long for the enigmatic work to take off like a jet rocket.
“My motivation is fueled by my intense passion for making things.” — Ashley Joncas
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