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Unscripted conversation with great company from Miami's creative community. Art & Company is a podcast based in Miami with a focus on its burgeoning art scene. Unscripted conversations feature the creative people who drive and contribute to the community. Listen in with host Miami visual artist Alette Simmons-Jimenez. Visual artists, curators, poets, designers, collectors and more candidly discuss how they sustain a creative life. We think you'll find they make great company! Visit artandcompanypodcast.com for images, links, and details on our guests from each episode. Podcast music mix: Alette Simmons-Jimenez Licensed Creative Commons Attribution music credits: Leo Rosevere, Stan Rech, Soundation Studio

Unscripted conversation with great company from Miami's creative community. Art & Company is a podcast based in Miami with a focus on its burgeoning art scene. Unscripted conversations feature the creative people who drive and contribute to the community. Listen in with host Miami visual artist Alette Simmons-Jimenez. Visual artists, curators, poets, designers, collectors and more candidly discuss how they sustain a creative life. We think you'll find they make great company! Visit artandcompanypodcast.com for images, links, and details on our guests from each episode. Podcast music mix: Alette Simmons-Jimenez Licensed Creative Commons Attribution music credits: Leo Rosevere, Stan Rech, Soundation Studio
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Miami, FL

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Unscripted conversation with great company from Miami's creative community. Art & Company is a podcast based in Miami with a focus on its burgeoning art scene. Unscripted conversations feature the creative people who drive and contribute to the community. Listen in with host Miami visual artist Alette Simmons-Jimenez. Visual artists, curators, poets, designers, collectors and more candidly discuss how they sustain a creative life. We think you'll find they make great company! Visit artandcompanypodcast.com for images, links, and details on our guests from each episode. Podcast music mix: Alette Simmons-Jimenez Licensed Creative Commons Attribution music credits: Leo Rosevere, Stan Rech, Soundation Studio

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@Alette_SJ

Language:

English

Contact:

305-439-9577


Episodes

Uber Talented Pamela Salem And Mitchell Berkman of Miami Radio Players

12/17/2018
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Uber Talented Pamela Salem And Mitchell Berkman of Miami Radio Players by Alette Simmons-Jimenez

Duration:00:58:49

Lorie Mertes & Beth Boone: Making Art Happen

12/3/2018
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The leading ladies of alternative spaces in Miami chat with Art & Company. Lorie Mertes of Locust Projects and Beth Boone of Miami Light Projects share the stories of their own struggles and successes and the inspiration that got them where they are today.

Duration:01:13:05

Couples: Pip & Duane Brant - Coloring Way Outside the Lines

11/19/2018
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This episode's artist couple will inspire your life. They go from teaching and making art to breeding bunnies and shaping bonsai, from making music with sewing machines and bicycles to driving cattle. They've gone from Wyoming, Montana, and Missouri, to London and finally Miami. This is not your everyday life.

Duration:00:56:21

Anne Tschida & Elisa Turner: Arts Writers Speak Up

11/5/2018
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We're talking about facing and fighting irrelevance in today’s art systems and the big market, that strange parallel universe of the art market. Arts writers Elisa Turner and Anne Tschida discuss the creative writing process that parallels the practice of artists of any discipline today.

Duration:00:57:25

Carola Bravo & Rochi Llaneza Talk About Harvest Project

10/22/2018
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From placing cutting-edge art in affluent suburban communities to coffee shops to planting seeds to German spies, we covered it all. Listen to these two phenomenal and focused Miami-based women artists, curators, and activists here to initiate change.

Duration:00:56:57

Alexandre Merbouti, Monica McGivern, Nabedi Osorio: Surf Noir with Haute Tension

10/8/2018
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Musical talent "Haute Tension" (High Voltage)a Miami band with the trio Alexandre Merbouti, Monica McGivern, and Nabedi Osorio, delivers a highly charged new sound. Get the scoop on their debut album and the details of the band's unique heritage. We have some sample tracks to perk up your ears and wake up your senses.

Duration:00:59:24

Couples: Randy Burman & Manita Brug-Chmielenska

9/24/2018
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A look into the very diverse yet perfectly matched lives and careers of a landscape architect/educator/arts advocate and a graphic designer/visual artist and what happens when they make art happen together.

Duration:00:56:56

Kerry McLaney: Past, Present, Future Miami Art Scene / #13

9/10/2018
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Living and working in Miami since 1992, today's guest is the founder and creative director of 305 Creative Group, a boutique creative agency in Wynwood specializing in Branding, Social Media, Photography and Marketing. Kerry delivers the whole story on the origins of the Miami Art Scene. An "idea" person, she's always been inspired to do outstanding work collaborating with our city's creative people. She personifies Miami with a wildly mixed-media heritage: Irish - German - Spanish - Haitian.

Duration:00:51:15

Paolo Buggiani, Guggenheim Fellow, with Jaime Piña and Cinzia Sarto: Art On Fire / #12

8/27/2018
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The studio was lit up when Paolo made a surprise visit. And yes that's a bit of a pun since his work has most often involved fire! True to his character, the stories are amazing, funny, warm, and informative. The artist is 85 so his experience of the scene goes way back. You'll hear tall art tales about the struggles and rewards he encountered from Italy to the East Village of the 60s, 70s and 80s, with more added from artist friends in common who joined us for the session.

Duration:01:10:49

Lauren Shapiro, Alex Nuñez, Deming King Harriman: Miami's Bright Young Artists / #11

8/13/2018
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From Boston to Delray Beach to Miami to Brooklyn to Mexico and all the way to the Amazon Rain Forest, these artists don't stand still. In a short time, they've made a big impression here. For them the key is connections and communities with no boundaries.

Duration:00:54:25

Couples: Anja Marais, Artist & Rudi Repenning, Designer / #10

7/30/2018
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In this Couples Series, an artist and a furniture designer/woodworker tell us about their separate journeys from opposite corners of the globe heading straight to Florida and the art community here. It's all about the smell of soil and fresh cut wood and mulberries. Oh - and yes cats - the must-have studio cats.

Duration:01:00:20

Cat del Buono and Yeon Jin Kim: Women Artists and the Allure of New Media: / #9

7/16/2018
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Guests today comment on beauty, domestic violence, ghosts, and monsters. Artists, Cat del Buono and Yeon Jin Kim, discuss working in new media and film, and their most recent projects. We spoke about what led their studio practice in this direction and other thoughts on why a great percentage of women dominate the world of film and video art. **SEE MORE: http://www.catdelbuono & http://www.yeonjinkim.com

Duration:00:50:02

Sophie Blachet & Helène Filipecki: French/Miami Community Within Community / #8

7/2/2018
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Have you ever stopped to think how big the French community is here? It's BIG! Our guests speak about the non-profit organization they founded and co-direct, The French Arts Associates, opening doors and creating cultural events for the French community in Miami and for everyone who wants to meet some very interesting people.

Duration:00:46:48

Artist Jessica Mitrani's work with Francine Birbragher-Rozencwaig PhD & Rhonda Mitrani / #7

6/18/2018
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A woman way ahead of her time, journalist Nellie Bly, working in 1887, has inspired artist Jessica Mitrani to create a fantastical journey for the equally daring. Join the artist, along with curator Francine Birbragher-Rozencwaig, and co-curator and Miami's project host, Rhonda Mitrani as we go behind the scene. **SEE MORE: Francine: https://bit.ly/2Ev560s & http://www.jessicamitranistudio.com/ & http://www.rhondamitrani.com/

Duration:00:51:18

Couples: Dennis & Debra Scholl, Up Close with Miami Collectors and Arts Activists / #6

6/4/2018
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This may be their most important tip: How the alphabet might inspire the rest of your life! The passionate lives of this Miami couple are creating a legacy for the Miami Art Community.

Duration:01:12:08

Mariela Alvarez and Jesse MacDougall - Live, Sleep, Eat Art: New York Designers Visit Miami / #5

5/21/2018
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On hand in Miami from the stellar firm ICRAVE in NY, two designers make a quick drive-by visit before their flight back to NY. Their new project is going up near the BASS Museum on Miami Beach. Listen in on how hanging with friends can lead to a super successful career, about selecting artwork and baking designer cupcakes.

Duration:00:48:55

Tami Katz-Freiman/Susan Caraballo/Ombretta Agró Andruff: Talking Art, Politics, & Curating / #4

5/7/2018
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Three Miami curators to follow! We sat down to talk about the effect of politics on art and funding, curating for the Venice Biennale, Utah's MOCA and examining man-made violence, and Miami's own floating art+science residency. Guest images and links on artandcompanypodcast.com

Duration:00:56:52

Couples - Kathleen Hudspeth & Adler Guerrier, Making Work and Making It Work / #3

4/23/2018
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Our exciting 1st "Couples" series: Miami artists Kathleen Hudspeth and Adler Guerrier. A true Miami story including clothespin dolls, growing up in Haiti, teaching, learning, working the system, and the path to gaining poetics in your work. Kathleen is a master printmaker, art educator, and founder-director of Turn-Based Press. Adler creates visual dialogues between multiple media. He was born in Haiti, is a graduate of New World School of the Arts, and has exhibited extensively including in...

Duration:01:09:56

Stephen Kaplan, Raúl Miyar, Gustavo Fermín: The View From Chavon, Art Residency-Design School / #2

4/8/2018
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Art & Company takes you to the Chavon School of Design in the Dominican Republic for a talk with the school's rector, and two artists who teach and head up programs there. We got together in the rector's office in the beautiful artist's village at Altos de Chavon. For more images and details on our guests visit: http://www.artandcompanypodcast.com

Duration:00:48:00

Neil Ramsay, Thais Fontenelle, Natasha Duwin, Nina Surel, and Cat Taylor: Creative Crossovers / #1

4/4/2018
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Welcome! We're super happy to air our 1st full-length podcast. Today we bring together 5 creatives based in Miami that have really crossed the line. Listen to an energized conversation around lunch in the host's studio with our guests Neil Ramsay, an economist, professor, and art curator; Thais Fontenelle, director of Minotti Miami and curator; Natasha Duwin, former president and co-founder of Kipu Systems, artist, and creative activist; Nina Surel, artist, and director of Collective 62; and...

Duration:00:35:46