Anastasia Green: How were you first introduced to Tolkien and his works?
Kinko White: I was first introduced to Tolkien's world in early childhood. Funny, but I think it was sort of a Russian comic book titled, The Hobbit. At that time, I barely knew how to read. Later, when I grew up, I got to know professor's other works and totally fell in love with all of his books!
AG: How would you say your art speaks to your viewers?
KW: No doubt, Tolkien's works are of great importance, but for me there are no symbols or mysterious meanings. Tolkien's creation is huge, detailed, and feels almost like a real world with its own histor