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Katrina Majkut Answers 5 Questions

2018-01-22T03:05:44+00:00January 22nd, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

This is 5 Questions. Each week, we send five questions to an artist featured in Under the Radar, our weekly email highlighting the best art on the ArtSlant network. This week we seek answers from Katrina Majkut.   What are you trying to communicate with your work? At first, I wanted to push the medium of embroidery [...]

Our New Residency is Now Accepting Applications | Process Park

2018-01-22T03:05:33+00:00January 22nd, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

We are proud to announce a new experimental residency created by ArtSlant in collaboration with Chashama. Process Park is a funded four-week residency for 3-4 artists at chaNorth Artist Residency in Pine Plains, NY, the goal of which is to learn to live and work better through a process-oriented approach to art making and existing. The residency will [...]

The Informers: Ryan Steadman on Better Criticism Through Painting

2018-01-22T03:05:24+00:00January 22nd, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

In this series of interviews for ArtSlant, I wanted to talk to artists who are also involved in criticism or theory. There are any number of “crossovers” across creative and critical disciplines: Julian Schnabel is a painter and a filmmaker; Mel Bochner is a painter who has also been a good art reviewer.  However—using Barnett [...]

Jan Christopher-Berkson Answers 5 Questions

2018-01-22T03:05:13+00:00January 22nd, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

This is 5 Questions. Each week, we send five questions to an artist featured in Under the Radar, our weekly email highlighting the best art on the ArtSlant network. This week we seek answers from Jan Christopher-Berkson.   What are you trying to communicate with your work? My practice is anchored in the image-making process and invested [...]

Christopher Tavares Silva Answers 5 Questions

2018-01-14T00:18:06+00:00December 5th, 2017|Categories: Inspiration|Tags: |

This is 5 Questions. Each week, we send five questions to an artist featured in Under the Radar, our weekly email highlighting the best art on the ArtSlant network. This week we seek answers from Christopher Tavares Silva.   What are you trying to communicate with your work? I use the languages of visual art and sound [...]

Intimate Debris: Nature, Industry, and the Body in the Photography of LaToya Ruby Frazier

2018-01-14T00:18:18+00:00December 4th, 2017|Categories: Inspiration|Tags: |

LaToya Ruby Frazier’s photography braids together the intimacies between landscape, industry, and the Black woman’s body. Impactful, private, and silver ensconced, her images reveal a sometimes wonderful and other times tragic interdependency. In two recent Pittsburgh exhibitions—The Notion of Family at Silver Eye Center for Photography and On The Making Of Steel Genesis: Sandra Gould Ford at the [...]

#NotSurprised: What’s Next for the Fledgling Movement?

2018-01-14T00:18:22+00:00December 4th, 2017|Categories: Inspiration|Tags: |

You’ve likely seen it; you may have signed it—if you were fast enough. What started out as a group text between ten arts professionals in late October quickly turned into a letter signed by almost 9,500 individually verified people condemning power abuses in the field. The original group chat, started over WhatsApp in the wake [...]