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SILVIA PRADA

SILVIA PRADA

  • Vol. 8
  • Creative Director
  • Location: 📍 New York
  • @silviaprada

Q: Who are you?
A: My name is Silvia Prada. I was born in a beautiful city in the north of Spain famous for its magnificent Templar castle. I’ve lived in New York City since 2010.  I’m a creative director and I specialize in gay subculture and pop culture. I also curate music for luxury brands.

Q: Tell us about your playlist.
A: During this pandemic, I am listening to a lot of music and go through different moods, from tenderness to hysteria to kinky romanticism.

Q: What are you working on right now?
A: I am working on some commissions for brands, and I’m organizing some ideas on how to reinvent myself and adapt to a new world order.

Q: What are you working on next?
A: I am working on a new book, fiction- homo-erotica and illustration. 

Q: What is the best story from a set or performance?
A: This has happened a couple of times: Someone I don’t know appears in the DJ booth next to me, and spends the whole night by my side looking at what I do and pretending to be my best friend …

Q: What is the best sound?
A: Silence. 

Q: What is your favorite part of your creative process?
A: Chronic dissatisfaction followed by research. 

Q: What is your favorite color?
A: Black and white. 

Q: What artist do you admire the most?
A: That’s difficult!! I like many artists, but I don’t admire them, I admire some of their work… Maybe I can admire a song or a record. I deeply admire Barbra Streisand’s Guilty.

Q: If you were a cocktail, what would you be?
A: Dirty Martini. 

Q: What is the greatest feeling in the world?
A: To be in love and stare into that person’s eyes.

Q: What was the last thing that made you laugh really hard?
A: Dogs on instagram. 

Q: What is the last text message in your phone?
A: “You better send that only to me”.

Q: What was the last song you listened to on repeat?
A: Angel” by Madonna.

Q: If you could supervise music for a TV show or a movie, what would it be
A: Sex and the city, Who’s the boss, Charlie Angels,The Muppet Show, Roseanne, The Golden Girls, The Twilight zone, and of course Beverly Hills, 90210!!!