The Heroine’s Journey of Pilar Dominquez

1) What is the best thing I love about my job?

I work as an Artist and Teacher, both works are conceived together, developing in both sectors, passion, blood, life, spreading and mixing, the best things and when I am in my creative being or when I am in the chair communicating a world and a way of seeing. , when I am immersed in creative work and time does not exist, it floats in internal emotions balance, thoughts, joy, doubts, falls, losses, I love more when my work can make a difference because it can inspire someone, but because it is always a Magic moment

2. What is my idea of ​​happiness?

To be serene in life and in peace, in my being a woman and an artist, to be able to dedicate myself to that,

3. What is my biggest fear?

The darkness

4-What is the trait that I deplore the most in myself?

Doubt, restlessness

5-Which living people in my profession do I admire most?

I admire all living people, simple and kindhearted, in their context, countries and the dedication they put into their daily acts, I admire the professionalism, and the inner thinking of each one.

6-What is my biggest extravagance?

Traveling and learning about the world, the diversity of passages and people, customs, food

7-On what occasion would I lie?

I wouldn’t lie, just in case I’m tired of saving my life

8-What is the thing I don’t like most about my job?

The lack of equality of sexes in the profession, being a woman, being a foreigner, the lack of credibility in us women and foreigners

9-When and where was I happiest in my work?

I have always been happy with my work, even today I am happy with my work. Certainly there are happy moments when my works go away in private homes, museum or other that is when they find a destination, it is truly joyful, and like a child who grew up leaves home

10- If I could, what would I change about myself?

I wouldn’t change much about myself as a person and character, maybe I would have changed some passages in life

11- What is my greatest success in the job?

To convey what I wanted to express, with ART and professional training

12-Where I would most like to live

In this moment of pandemic and stage of life in a place where I find more nature, near the sea, but  the city gives you the real movement for work

13-What is my most precious asset?

The life

14-What is my most marked feature?

Follow the ideals,

15-What is the place that inspires me the most, in my city?

The milan cathedral has become a symbol of welcoming me, of home, of belonging, even the greenery that I find, urban nature means

16-What is my favorite place to eat and drink in my city?

In reality, where you eat well, when there is a good place of culinary quality, there is no doubt

17-Which books have influenced my life and how?

I believe that “the book” has influenced me from university to today, each book is a world in itself, which teaches you a different look, in mind and soul.

18-Die only once. What music would I listen to on my last day?

The music that I listen to would be the warmth of the close ones accompanying me in this passage with serenity

19- Who is my hero or heroine in fiction?

I don’t exactly have one or two, I have many that I love, I follow, they give me so much to my being, Violeta Parra, Gabriela Mistral and many Heroines, it would be a long list ,,,,,

20- Who are my heroes and heroines in real life

They are the people who support me in creativity and believe in it and have believed in it, when you really feel that you belong to a friendship, love, family, in going through life passions, joy and sadness together,presences, near and far, sometimes a word or a gesture is enough to be heroines.

21-What movie would I recommend to see once in a lifetime?

Its for me ,,,,, and very extensive I go there very little to the cinema.

22- What role do stories play in my life and in my work?

In the story of my life everything plays, in my work and a narrative of what I experienced, felt, seen, and transmitted as emotions, feelings, joy, defeat, etc.

23-What the words “You are the narrator of your own life” tell me

Sometimes it’s true, but others are words, I don’t believe in them much, in life then being a narrator in a certain sense, but life is waiting for you many unexpected events that need to be resolved

25-With which people or companies would I like to work in 2021?

Museum of the twentieth century – Milan

Woods house-milan

Milan-Milan Triennale

I am happy to collaborate with organizations and companies that give me the opportunity

I am working on some wonderful projects this year 2021, with CAST (, with ASP,

27-What people in my profession who can really make a difference in my creative career would I like to meet in 2021?

People who belong to contemporary art, visual arts Of curators, gallery owners who really follow the works, critics, art historians, really good at interacting with them, in terms of continuity or project, in 2021 I have important commitments with two galleries and curators, for the moment it is suspended, due to pandemic, and with other really beautiful projects, CAST, and ASP, I am open to interesting projects and work in the field of visual art of illustration and other references to my profession, to new opportunities in this moment of global pandemic. to meet, to open, more in our profession of living as an artist, as a profession equal to the others, and without distracting you to work in other professions, to follow dreams and passions.

28- Where can you see me or my work in 2021?

Directly by contacting me for

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29- What do the words “Passions Never Retires” mean to me?

I believe that it is what keeps us alive as children our passions never retreat, and what we always persecute

30-Which creative heroines should Peter invite to tell their story?

Florencia Martinez -Milan Italy-artist

Fabiola Agnes Garrido-Valparaiso -Chile -artist

Carolina Rosson-Santiago-Chile-artist

Eliana Odelli – Italy – illustrator

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