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ART GAB

Arts & Culture Podcasts

Sisters Ashley and Kendra gab about art and artists, past and present. Local art announcements and related art project ideas bookend the talk. Bonus materials include live panel discussions and interviews. You will laugh and learn… something.Kendra Larson is an artist, painter, and professor of art based in Portland, OR. Ashley Larson is a hair stylist, wig designer, roller derby athlete and proprietor of Kay’s World of Wigs in Salem, OR. They are sisters and your hosts of Art Gab. Christopher Buckingham is an artist and musician based in Portland, OR and the audio engineer and producer of Art Gab.

Sisters Ashley and Kendra gab about art and artists, past and present. Local art announcements and related art project ideas bookend the talk. Bonus materials include live panel discussions and interviews. You will laugh and learn… something.Kendra Larson is an artist, painter, and professor of art based in Portland, OR. Ashley Larson is a hair stylist, wig designer, roller derby athlete and proprietor of Kay’s World of Wigs in Salem, OR. They are sisters and your hosts of Art Gab. Christopher Buckingham is an artist and musician based in Portland, OR and the audio engineer and producer of Art Gab.

Location:

United States

Description:

Sisters Ashley and Kendra gab about art and artists, past and present. Local art announcements and related art project ideas bookend the talk. Bonus materials include live panel discussions and interviews. You will laugh and learn… something.Kendra Larson is an artist, painter, and professor of art based in Portland, OR. Ashley Larson is a hair stylist, wig designer, roller derby athlete and proprietor of Kay’s World of Wigs in Salem, OR. They are sisters and your hosts of Art Gab. Christopher Buckingham is an artist and musician based in Portland, OR and the audio engineer and producer of Art Gab.

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode 22 - An interview with Austin Eddy

6/26/2020
In this episode we talk with Portland painter Austin Eddy about his luscious work and upcoming exhibit. We discuss the role art has in society today, as well...

Duration:00:49:53

Episode 21: Portait Slam, and interview with Courtney and Travis Toll

6/20/2020
In this episode we talk with Courtney and Travis Toll about their project, Portrait Slam, a series of fun photography events where fashion and art reign supreme. Back...

Duration:00:41:59

Episode 20 – An Interview with Eric and Tamara Dayton

4/11/2020
This episode we interview the Portland art power couple Eric and Tamara Dayton. Eric Dayton is the co-founder and chief creative officer at SightWorks, as well as owner...

Duration:00:42:36

Episode 19 – An interview with Shawn Demarest

3/2/2020
In this episode we interview Shawn Demarest, a local painter whose moody Portland streetscapes capture the feelings and character of place. We talk about light, residencies, and artistic...

Duration:00:31:19

Episode 18 – Jenna Lechner

2/3/2020
This episode we interview the fantastic freelance illustrator, Jenna Lechner and hear all about what she’s up to. Jenna is a freelance illustrator living in Portland, OR....

Duration:00:24:19

Episode 17 – Art, Vulnerability, and Saggy Balloons: An Interview with Alia Bird

1/6/2020
Alia Bird is a Portland Tattoo artist, illustrator, and social worker. Her unique style incorporates natural elements and animals in an enchanting way. Ashley and Kendra sit down...

Duration:00:45:44

Episode 16 - An interview with Shannon Ross

12/4/2019
This week we interview ceramic artist Shannon Ross. Based in Salem, Ross’s whimsical sculptures, natural vases, and charming pitchers will be on view at the Gallery Calapooia in...

Duration:00:36:43

Episode 15: Resistance! The Nightingale/ Guerrilla Girls

11/25/2019
This week the sisters talk about the overlap of two seemingly different things: The Nightingale, a novel by Kirstin Hannah and the art of the Guerrilla Girls, an...

Duration:00:20:45

Episode 14 - An Interview with Nick Parker

11/11/2019
In this episode we talk to Portland Designer, Nick Parker. Originally from Corvallis, Parker’s Oregon roots run deep. An early start with basketball and graffiti inspired his aesthetic...

Duration:00:38:31

Episode 13 - Thirty-one days of Halloween - An interview with Ashley Larson

10/22/2019
In this special Halloween episode Kendra interviews Ashley with the help of designer and friend, Nick Parker. She talks about the art of wig design and creation, as...

Duration:00:24:54

Episode 12: An interview with Josephine Zarkovich

9/24/2019
In recent years, the Portland art community has had a number of significant losses and it is preparing for one more with the departure of curator, Josephine Zarkovich...

Duration:00:33:42

Episode 11 – Fleshiness of Encaustic: An interview with Tammy Jo Wilson

9/9/2019
Artist Tammy Jo Wilson stops by to tell us about her artwork, our common experience of corporeal fleshiness, and how Encaustics (an ancient painting technique using hot wax...

Episode 10 – Beauty, re-enchantment, and mystery: An interview with Tamara English

7/15/2019
Tamara English, a Portland artist, gabs with Kendra and Ashley about her paintings, as well as the power of wonder and nature, magical realism, and the importance of...

Duration:00:55:08

Episode 9 – Famous Relatives, the Human Condition, and Legacy- Bacon&Freud

7/2/2019
The sisters discuss artists Lucian Freud and Francis Bacon, two great figurative painters from across the pond.

Duration:00:34:33

Episode 8 – Low Country Art

6/23/2019
Ashley and Kendra discuss Ashley’s trip to Charleston, SC where she visited the Gibb’s Museum and learned about miniature portraiture and the Gullah craft of Sweetgrass Baskets.

Duration:00:43:27

Episode 7 – An Interview with Mark Takiguchi – Making art accessible

6/9/2019
Kendra and Ashley talk with Portland artist Mark Takiguchi about his work. Lava lamps, furniture, desire, displacement, and an exciting new job are discussed. https://marktakiguchi.com/

Duration:00:49:35

Episode 6 – An interview with Anya Roberts-Toney

6/2/2019
Ashley and Kendra talk with Anya Roberts-Toney talk about bubbles, pizza, toast, the difference of New York & Portland’s art scene, Anya’s process of working out ideas for...

Duration:00:47:05

Episode 5 – An Interview with David Schell

5/25/2019
Ashley and Kendra sit down to talk with Portland artist David Schell. Vibrant colors, bold shapes, and Elephants are topics covered. https://www.davidscottschell.com/

Duration:00:56:45

Episode 4 – All artists Steal

5/11/2019
Kendra and Ashley practice their French and discuss Henri Matisse. Edie and Prancer chase the neighbor cat. Sources: https://learnodo-newtonic.com/henri-matisse-facts https://www.wbur.org/artery/2017/04/08/matisse-in-the-studio https://www.notablebiographies.com/Ma-Mo/Matisse-Henri.html http://www.henri-matisse.net/chronology.html https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henri_Matisse https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gWFzKdegq-0 https://www.henrimatisse.org/joy-of-life.jsp...

Duration:00:52:47

Episode 3 – Christo & Jeanne-Claude

5/5/2019
Episode 3 – Christo and Jeanne-Claude by ART GAB The sisters share their findings on Christo and Jeanne-Claude while Edie and Prancer nap nearby. https://christojeanneclaude.net

Duration:00:49:43