Viktória Kováts, financial analyst and painter

Budapest - Hungary.
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Who are you : 

My name is Viktória Kováts.


Your current job : 

I'm a financial analyst, so I paint after work.


In which city are you located?

I live in Budapest, in Hungary.

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A word to define what kind of worker you are: 



What tools are essential to your life (app, software, etc..) :

 I work with classic tools: brushes, canvas, paper, acrylic paints, sometimes ink


What does your office space look like? 

I paint at home, I have an easel, but nowadays I prefer my simple desk, it's more comfortable.


What kind of music do you listen when you are working ? 

It depends on what kind of feeling I would like to express, I love Muse, NIN, Katatonia and Gazpacho. The music is very important to live the flow, I think.


Do you have a way to organize your day to maximize your work ? 

Because I paint after office hours, the time is very significant facto- on working days I often paint till midnight and of course on holidays.


What tips would you give to improve productivity ? 

Just keep calm and do what your soul dictate.


You're better than your colleagues to : 

I don't have any colleagues on art area, but I think my strenght is imagination.

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What is the best advice anyone has given you ? 

Just be yourself


What is your best tip for saving time ? 

If you paint, the time does not exist, so wouldn't like to save it. But if you don't have mood to paint, don't force it.


What is your routine start and end of the day ?

I start every day with a lot of coffee, in the evening routine is music, candles, incense and tea.


Aside from your computer and your phone, what gadget can you not you go without? 

I never go without my mp3 player