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Stephanie Land

Stephanie Land

2020-09-1541:36

"Stephanie Land is a Brooklyn-based artist whose practice is built upon a traditional photography background and developed through an acquired printmaking process. She received her B.A. in Photography at Columbia College Chicago and her M.F.A. in Printmaking at the Royal College of Art, London. Throughout the conversation Stephanie and Kimberly spoke about Stephanie's project titled White: Silence, an installation-based exploration of her own whiteness. They also talk about anti-racism*, family histories and the importance of communication. Suggested links Color of Change SURJ Building Black Bed Stuy  Medium Tings Equator Productions TaraAura Ashya All images courtesy of the artist Stephanie Land, Alginate and Copper Wire, 2019, 168 x 96 x 12 Inches Stephanie Land, Tending To was developed as part of Lower Manhattan Cultural Council’s Process Space program and photographed at LMCC’s Studios in the Arts Center on Governor’s Island. Stephanie Land, Tending To was developed as part of Lower Manhattan Cultural Council’s Process Space program and photographed at LMCC’s Studios in the Arts Center on Governor’s Island. Stephanie Land, Archival digital print on Hahnemuhle Stephanie Land, Archival digital print on Hahnemuhle 00:00 - Podcast Introduction 00:39 - Episode Introduction 01:17 - Change - Mavis Staples 02:13 - Interview with Stephanie Land (pt 1) 25:12 - Change (cont’d) - Mavis Staples 25:30 - Interview with Stephanie Land (pt 2) 36:57 - One More Change - Mavis Staples 40:57 - Outro 41:36 - Finish "
Filmmaker Matt Hulse

Filmmaker Matt Hulse

2020-09-0842:21

"Kimberly welcomes Matt Hulse back to the show. In this episode, Kimberly and Matt talk about Matt's recent feature length film titled Sound for the Future and his award winning photo series. You can also listen to Matt's previous visit to Art Uncovered here. All images courtesy of the artist 00:00 - Podcast Introduction 00:35 - Episode Introduction 01:17 - Lucky - Hey, King! 02:00 - Interview with Matt Hulse (pt 1) 27:55 - the truth - The Front Bottoms 28:50 - Interview with Matt Hulse (pt 2) 39:37 - Stiff Spoon Patty Face - Pinhole Computers
 41:50 - Outro 42:21 - Finish "
"Nicholas Szymanski (b. 1989) lives and works in Grand Rapids, MI. Nicholas is represented by Asphodel Gallery- New York, NY. His work has been shown within and outside of the United States. His most recent exhibition ‘Notes To Diane’ was held at Asphodel in New York City. Nicholas has also shown in Michigan, Wisconsin, Ohio, The Netherlands, Germany, and the United Kingdom. He has been included in multiple publications, such as Studio Visit: Volume 27, Scandale Project Book: Art Is Vol 1, and most recently a critical essay by esteemed art historian and critic Alex Bacon. Nicholas earned a Fine Art Degree from Kendall College of Art and Design. All images courtesy of the artist 00:00 - Podcast Introduction 00:37 - Episode Introduction 01:23 - Summer - Busty And The Bass 02:25 - Interview with Nicholas Szymanski (pt 1) 15:39 - That Emotion - Hannah Georgas 16:40 - Interview with Nicholas Szymanski (pt 2) 35:15 - Puddles - Merce Lemon 40:03 - Outro 40:38 - Finish "
Philippa Tapada

Philippa Tapada

2020-08-2555:31

"This week Kimberly speaks with Philippa Tapada, a New York based attorney who talks about her experience of leaving the art field to pursue a career in law. Throughout the conversation, they talk about personal memories and career decisions. They also work to redefine what it means to be an artist. Photo courtesy of Philippa Tapada 00:00 - Podcast Introduction 00:38 - Episode Introduction 2:36 - Sister Jade - Alex Izenberg 03:06 - Interview with Philippa Tapada pt 1 16:44 - Lady - Alex Izenberg 17:44 - Interview with Philippa Tapada pt 2 40:28 - Dancing Through the Turqois - Alex Izenberg 41:12 - Interview with Philippa Tapada pt 3 51:28 - This World - Sneaks 54:59 - Outro 55:31 - Finish "
Gelah Penn

Gelah Penn

2020-08-1837:52

"This week Kimberly speaks with Gelah Penn, who recently had a solo show titled Uneasy Terms at Undercurrent in Brooklyn. Throughout their conversation Gelah and Kimberly talk about Galah’s work in relation to narrative, sculpture, materiality and literature. All images by Etienne Frossard All images courtesy of the artist Ebb Tide (Site-responsive installation), 2019 Various synthetic materials, dimensions variable At ODETTA, Chelsea, NYC I/LXVI (from Clarissa Collages), 2019 I/XLVIII (from Clarissa Collages), 2019 Notes on Clarissa (Volume I), 2019 Installation of 99 collages Exhibition cards, various synthetic materials Various dimensions In “Uneasy Terms” at Undercurrent, Brooklyn, NY Notes on Clarissa (Volume II), 2019 Installation of 99 collage Exhibition cards, various synthetic materials Various dimensions In “Uneasy Terms” at Undercurrent, Brooklyn, NY Uneasy Terms by Gelah Penn at Undercurrent Uneasy Terms by Gelah Penn at Undercurrent Stele #9, 2019 Polyester mesh, lenticular plastic, plastic garbage bags, plastic mesh, silicone tubing, staples, Styrofoam ball, Velcro, eyelets, T-pins 90 x 49 x 30 inches Stele series, installation view, 2019 Various synthetic materials, dimensions variable In “Uneasy Terms” at Undercurrent, Brooklyn, NY Stele series, installation view, 2019 Various synthetic materials, dimensions variable In “Uneasy Terms” at Undercurrent, Brooklyn, NY 00:00 - Podcast Introduction 00:39 - Episode Introduction 01:08 - Reflections on Glass - Carmen Canedo 01:56 - Interview with Gelah Penn pt 1 16:46 - Morrow - Carmen Canedo 17:37 - Interview with Gelah Penn pt 2 32:19 - Vectors - Carmen Canedo 37:25 - Outro 37:52 - Finish "
Edward V Kelley

Edward V Kelley

2020-08-1131:37

"Edward V Kelley is an Ohio-based artist who received an MFA in Sculpture from Syracuse University in 2005. During the conversation, Kimberly and Edward spoke about surveillance, photography, childhood and existential absurdism. All images courtesy of the artist Speak of the Devil Art League Houston, Houston TX 2017 Speak of the Devil Art League Houston, Houston TX 2017 El Segundo, 2011 Altered school desks, ink 35″ x 35″ x 40″ Two school desks with common school age graffiti carved into both top Speed Freak Box 13 exhibition, 2015 14’x13’x8' Fit to be Tied Quotes from Lincoln and Davis with “Dixie” and “The Battle Hymn of the Republic” played in counterpoint through push button modules, cast iron Here There and Everywhere 10 Cast iron plaques with press button audio, installed in and around DEMO Space and the Springfield Art Association in   Springfield, IL. Here There and Everywhere 10 Cast iron plaques with press button audio, installed in and around DEMO Space and the Springfield Art Association in   Springfield, IL.   00:00 - Podcast Introduction 00:40 - Episode Introduction 01:08 - Growing Pains - NYALLAH 02:26 - Interview with Edward V Kelley pt 1 16:58 - You’re Twisting - Mariya May 17:37 - Interview with Edward V Kelley pt 2 27:29 - In the Black - Divine Interface 31:15 - Outro 31:37 - Finish "
"Nicole Finley recently completed an MFA in Art Practice at the School of Visual Arts in New York City. In addition to a two-decade career in graphic design, Nicole has an interdisciplinary practice, which includes installation, performance and writing. In her work, she explores personal narrative through visual and oral storytelling, including place (home), possibility (the American Dream) and the materiality of and our relationship with objects (desiring). Nicole has presented work in solo and group exhibits across Oklahoma, in New York City, and at Satellite Art Show during Miami Art Week. She is also a published poet, an educator and will soon open an art space in Tulsa for female-identifying artist All images courtesy of artist   00:00 - Podcast Introduction 00:37 - Episode Introduction 01:25 - In The Sunshine - Jonathan Bree 02:04 - Interview with Nicole Finley pt 1 14:21 - The Dream and the Dreamer - Jeremy Ivey 15:31 - Interview with Nicole Foley pt 2 35:26 - Dressing America - Torres 39:20 - Outro 39:43 - Finish "
"This week Kimberly speaks with Richard Bottwin, an artist and art educator who works with wood and abstraction. Richard received his MFA from Cornell University in 1974 and has thus shown in solo show across the States, at spaces such as Penn State University, Pratt Institute, OK Harris Gallery, Metaphor Contemporary Art, The Sculpture Center. His work has been written about in The Brooklyn Rail, The Philadelphia Inquirer, New York Times, Newardk Star Ledger and The Bulletin. He received a Pennsylvania Council On The Arts and New York State CAPS Grant. All images courtesy of the artist On the left: “Lift.2”, 2019, 26" x 9" x 14" Ash and Maple Veneers on Birch Plywood, Acrylic Paint. On the right:  “Lift.3”, 2019,  19.5”x5”x13.5” Ash Veneer on Birch Plywood, Acrylic Paint “Right Angle.1”, 2018, 34” x 9” x 6” Maple veneer, Walnut Veneer and Acrylic Paint on Birch Plywood. “Square.1”, 2018, 15” x 19” x 4.5” Poplar Veneer and Acrylic Paint on Birch Plywood. Studio Wall 2018 Left: “Right Angle.3”, 2018, 24” x 11.5” x 6” Cherry Wood,  Veneer, Poplar and Acrylic Paint Middle: “Right Angle.1”, 2018, 34” x 9” x 6”, Maple Veneer, Walnut Veneer and Acrylic Paint on Birch Plywood. Right: “Right Angle .2” 2018, 34” x 8.5” x 5”, Maple veneer, White Oak Veneer and Acrylic Paint on Birch Plywood. “Wrap.2”, 2020, 17” x 9” x 6”, White Oak and Ash Veneer on Plywood, Acrylic Paint 00:00 - Podcast Introduction 00:35 - Episode Introduction 01:41 - O’Keeffe - Tracyanne & Danny 02:09 - Interview with Richard Bottwin (pt 1) 14:22 - Strange Sometimes - Adeline Hotel 14:49 - Interview with Richard Bottwin (pt 2) 31:02 - Modern World - Tim Cohen 33:37 - Outro 34:01 - Finish "
"Kristen Racaneillo, a partner and curator at Field Projects Gallery, an independent artist, activist and academic, talks about the Field Project's  Corona + project, Black Lives and her thoughts on the role that art plays during difficult and distressing times. MarcelinaGonzales_CoronaCare comp from Field Projects.   00:00 - Podcast Introduction 00:36 - Episode Introduction 01:18 - Patience - Porches 01:36 - Interview with Kristen Racaneillo pt 1 27:59 - Clouds Rest - Half Waif 30:00 - Interview with Kristen Racaneillo pt 2 43:08 - Sow Good Seeds - Mavis Staples 44:55 - Outro 46:19 - Finish "
"Kimberly speaks with filmmaker Megan Sperry about her current film Beyond Shelter, a documentary that explores the struggles formerly incarcerated women face when trying to reintegrate into society, and her previous film, The Domino Effect, which explores the rezoning of the old Domino Sugar Factory in Williamsburg Brooklyn. Beyond Shelter - Fundraising Trailer from Megan Sperry Trailer for The Domino Effect, provided by Megan Sperry 00:00 - Podcast Introduction 00:36 - Secrets & Medicine - Lanterns On The Lake 00:44 - Episode Introduction 03:44 - Secrets & Medicine (cont'd) - Lanterns On The Lake 04:24 - Interview with Megan Sperry 28:20 - Eden (Hunted Version) feat. Charlotte Gainsbourg - Anna Calvi 32:23 - Outro 32:47 - Finish "
"This week Kimberly speaks with Garett Yahn, a Massachusetts-based artist working in drawing. Throughout the conversation they talk about abstraction, drawing his artistic process and, of course, emojis. All images courtesy of artist 00:00 - Podcast Introduction 00:36 - Episode Introduction 01:14 - My Life In Pictures - Reed Burnam 02:13 - Interview with Garett Yahn (pt 1) 12:18 - Mic Break 12:31 - Summer Clothes - Orlando Weeks 13:06 - Interview with Garett Yahn (pt 2) 24:09 - Hot Heater - Pottery 27:42 - Outro 28:05 - Finish "
" This week Kimberly speaks with UK-based Salma Ahmad Caller about her ongoing project "Making the Postcard Women’s Imaginarium," a community project that calls for work in response to colonial images of women that are found on the communication platform of postcards. She also speaks with Jalilah  Jackman about her e-books that provide families and art teachers resources that promote social interaction, confidence, cognitive growth, and artistic freedom. Additional research sources provided by Salma Ahmad Caller can be found here. Photo courtesy of Salma Ahmed Caller Photo courtesy of Salma Ahmed Caller 00:00 - Introduction 01:20 - Safe in Sound - Orlando Weeks 01:53 - Interview with Salma Ahmad Caller (pt 1) 23:46 - Mic Break 24:00 - Bleached Wavves - Zoon 24:25 - Interview with Salma Ahmad Caller (pt 2) 43:58 - Mic Break 44:07 - So Fine - Divine Interface 44:38 - Interview with Jalilah Jackson 62:01 - A Woman’s Touch - Don Bryant 67:11 - Outro 67:34 - Finish "
"This week Kimberly speaks with Elisabeth Smolarz about her at-home photography gallery Spectral Lines and  the video art exhibition she curated in the window of her apartment building and Maria Rapicavoli about her project Home Made.     00:00 - Podcast Introduction 00:43 - Episode Introduction 02:22 - In a Way - Adeline Hotel 02:46 - Interview with Elisabeth Smolarz Pt 1 12:10 - Mic Break 12:26 - In a Way (cont’d) - Adeline Hotel 13:04 - Interview with Elisabeth Smolarz Pt 2 28:31 - A Beautiful Silence Prevails - Photay 29:01 - Interview with Maria D Rapicavoli 47:46 - The Temporary - Kate Teague 51:20 - Outro 51:44 - Finish "
"This week Kimberly speaks with Marco North about COVID's effect on filmmaking and his new still photography project "When The World Was Small," which consists entirely of images taken at home. Images courtesy of Marco North         00:00 - Show Opening 00:29 - Habitat - Momma 00:42 - Episode Intro 01:15 - 00:29 Habitat (Cont’d) - Momma 02:06 - Interview with Marco North pt 1 (Street Photography & Leica) 15:32 - Mic Break 15:44 - Sophia Again - Discovery Zone 16:57 - Interview with Marco North pt 2 (Work from Home) 32:35 - Episode Outro 32:59 - Just Me and You - Drab City 36:13 - Podcast Outro 36:37 - Finish "
"This week Kimberly speaks with Noah Gomez about his COVID-inspired video "Finding Comfort Through Lack of Control" and Erin LaSorsa about the volunteer effort Feed The Freelancers. Words and video by Noah Gomez Donate via GOFUNDME Donate via GOFUNDME 00:00 - Introduction 00:35 - Inside the Podcast 01:21 - Audio Sample (Finding Comfort Through Lack of Control) 05:28 - Finding Comfort Through Lack of Control with Noah Gomez 18:52 - Be There Still - Woods 22:27 - Feed the Freelancers with Erin LaSorsa 33:01 - Fine Forever - Varsity 35:59 - Outro 36:21 - Finish "
"This week's episode is part one of a series of episodes highlighting the work of artists who are responding to COVID. In this episode, Kimberly speaks with Adam Zucker about the launch of his website Artfully Learning, where he offers free art-centered lesson plans and resources for at home use, and also Vanessa Albury, who will be discussing Between the Windows, a curatorial initiate in which she uses the exterior space of and around her apartment windows to showcase the work of local NY artists. All images courtesy of Vanessa Albury &  David B. Smith   00:00 - Introduction 00:38 - Artfully Learning & Between the Windows 01:34 - How Ya Lonesome - Jess Williamson 06:13 - Adam Zucker speaks about Artfully Learning 18:37 - In a Way - Adeline Hotel 22:46 - Vanessa Albury speaks about Between the Windows 34:18 - Teenage Dreams - Mirabelle 37:32 - Outro 37:53 - Finish "
Aika

Aika

2020-05-2639:24

"Aika is a second-year graduate student in Columbia’s New Genre program. Their work, a combination of sculpture and performance, explores notions of identity, tradition and the body. Images and video courtesy of the artist   00:00 - Introduction 00:39 - Aika 01:13 - My New Tattooed Chameleon - Annie Hamilton 05:18 - Kyzdin Zholy Zheneske 19:55 - Dog’s Growl 29:10 - She and Her 35:41 - Kids Play - Steven David McKellar 39:02 - Outro 39:24 - Finish "
Reyna Hernandez

Reyna Hernandez

2020-05-1949:44

"Reyna Hernandez is a South Dakota based artist who utilizes mixed media across disciplines to investigate the concept of identity hybridity in relation to her Indigenous bloodlines and westernized education. Reyna has exhibited work throughout the United States, and was selected as a featured artist in I AM: Exploring Identity Through the Self-Portrait, an exhibit in association with the 2015 Guerrilla Girls Take Over the Twin Cities. She was the recipient of the Oscar Howe Curatorial Fellowship in 2015 and has continued to discuss her research while visiting colleges and classrooms around the U.S. Reyna has spoken on panels and exhibited work at All My Relations Art in Minneapolis MN, and won 2nd place mixed media at the 2016 Northern Plains Tribal Arts Show. She has served as a visiting artist at New Mexico State University (2019) and Colorado College (2018), where she held her first solo exhibit in the college's Coburn Gallery. Hernandez is Ihanktonwan Dakota (Yankton Sioux), and received her B.A in English and B.F.A in Studio Arts at the University of South Dakota in 2016. She is currently working on a community based mural project in Vermillion, SD where she also lives and works. All images courtesy of the artist 00:00 - Introduction 00:38 - Reyna Hernandez 02:22 - Californian Carpark Concrete - Annie Hamilton 07:08 - Indigenous Roots 20:13 - Intellectual Colonialism 24:24 - Arts Role in Honoring Indigenous Narratives 27:12 - Poetry 35:51 - Vermillion Mural Project 44:31 - Until Clouds Appear - Sophia St. Helen 49:23 - Outro 49:44 - Finish "
Lara Americo

Lara Americo

2020-05-1235:38

"Lara Americo is a transgender artist and activist who fights for social justice and LGBTQ rights. Last year, when the North Carolina General Assembly passed House Bill 2, Lara was the voice of the ACLU and Change.org’s campaigns to bring awareness to transgender people’s experiences. Lara’s work has been featured in the Washington Post, NPR, Rolling Stone and Democracy Now! Lara is also the founder of Comic Girl Coffee, an upcoming inclusive space in Charlotte, NY for and by LGBTQ people. Lara spoke at TEDxCharlotte and has been booked for speaking engagements in North Carolina, New York City, Connecticut and California. All images and video courtesy of the artist    00:00 - Introduction 00:39 - Lara Americo 01:52 - Without You - A is for Arrows 05:03 - The Create Your Own Gender Adventure 24:28 - February 28, 2018 32:28 - Medium Voice - A Severe Joy 35:18 - Outro 35:38 - Finish "
Chrissy LaMaster

Chrissy LaMaster

2020-05-0550:56

"Chrissy LaMaster is an artist living in Billings, Montana. Chrissy holds an MFA in Photography and Certificate in Women’s and Gender Studies from Illinois State University and an MA in Studio Art from Bradley University. Her primary areas of interest and research include the history of photography, gender studies, historical and contemporary representations of motherhood, and the history and theory of craft. Chrissy has experience in teaching, curating, and programming in a variety of arts related settings. Her work has been exhibited internationally. Chrissy is a contributor to the online projects Cultural ReProducers and Temporary Art Review. All images courtesy of the artist src="https://btrtoday.sfo2.digitaloceanspaces.com/uploads/dawnsyard-960x640.jpg" alt="" width="960" height="640" /> 00:00 - Introduction 00:40 - Chrissy LaMaster 01:47 - Weeping Mother’s Song - Lila Blue 08:44 - How the Pandemic Lead to Exposure 17:03 - Success with Small Fruits 37:06 - Please Be Home Before Dark 47:04 - Starting Again - Day Wave 50:36 - Outro 50:56 - FInish "
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