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See the art world through my eyes as an art dealer with thirty years in the business. Interviews of unique and interesting individuals that collect, deal and find art as compelling as I do. Learn the pitfalls of the art world and the interesting cast of characters that are a constant thread of entertaining commentary. Pull up a chair with me, Mark Sublette and the Art Dealer Diaries.

See the art world through my eyes as an art dealer with thirty years in the business. Interviews of unique and interesting individuals that collect, deal and find art as compelling as I do. Learn the pitfalls of the art world and the interesting cast of characters that are a constant thread of entertaining commentary. Pull up a chair with me, Mark Sublette and the Art Dealer Diaries.
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See the art world through my eyes as an art dealer with thirty years in the business. Interviews of unique and interesting individuals that collect, deal and find art as compelling as I do. Learn the pitfalls of the art world and the interesting cast of characters that are a constant thread of entertaining commentary. Pull up a chair with me, Mark Sublette and the Art Dealer Diaries.

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English

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Episodes

Western Artist Eric Bowman Epi 29, with Dr. Mark Sublette

12/18/2018
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Native California Eric Bowman shares his love of art and story of working as a comic illustrator, motorcycle illustrator, then a New York illustrator before finally switching over to a fine art painter.

Duration:01:05:16

Jeff Aeling Landscape Painter interview Epi 28 host Dr. Mark Sublette

12/12/2018
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Kansas Art Institute graduate Jeff Aeling shares his circuitous road from musician to a theatrical stage construction to finding his love of painting and the effect Robert Kenndy and the Cuban Missle crisis affected his early childhood and his love of surfing. Jeff discusses what abilities are required to become an artist and the types of skills that are involved to become a landscape painter. The three types of landscape paintings that can be produced.

Duration:01:15:50

Hopi/Laguna Jeweler Duane Maktima Epi 27th interview with Dr. Mark Sublette

12/5/2018
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Duane Maktima shares his stories of growing up in two worlds one of the Hopi and the other at Laguna Pueblo and the difficulties of trying to fit into separate cultures. Maktima long journey from, Hopi carver to painter to a world-class silversmith and the issues he encounters along the way. His family history including Hopi relatives being sent to San Quentin Prison for not sending their children to Indian school.

Duration:01:27:18

Marlowe Katoney Contemporary Navajo weaver discuss his art Epi. 26 host Dr. Mark Sublette

11/28/2018
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Award-winning Marlowe Katoney discusses his life and how he learned to weave Navajo rugs from his grandmother who worked in a traditional Ganado style to his own contemporary interpretation unique to the media. Marlowe's life was changed by the artwork of Charles Loloma. Marlowe vision for his art and his passion for weaving make for a must viewed episode of the Art Dealer Diaries.

Duration:01:24:44

Lynette Jennings artist and television personality Epi. 25 host Dr. Mark Sublette

11/21/2018
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Lynette Jennings produced, directed and starred in her own design show by the same name on the Discovery for 18 years, blazing a path for all the shows we now take for granted. Her life includes owning a major architecture firm before following her passion to become an artist working in oil. Follow how she made the transition from walking the red carpet to a studio artist.

Duration:01:11:30

Art collector Art Hittner shares his passion for collecting Ep. 24, host Mark Sublette

11/14/2018
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How one art collector becomes completely engrossed with collecting and how it affects his life and understanding of what it means to be an art collector. Art Hitner shares his story of baseball cards, law, and WPA artwork.

Duration:01:22:40

Fred Fellows Cowboy Artist of America shares his life story, host Dr. Mark Sublette

11/7/2018
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Fred Fellows the longest active member of the Cowboy Artist of America of fifty years shares his story of saddle maker, cowboy, illustrator to a professional western artist. How Fred Fellows became the art director for Northrup Aircraft in the 1960's and transitioned to one of the best known western artists in American.

Duration:01:14:41

Western Sculptor Deborah Copenhaver-Fellows Art Dealer Diaries Ep. 22 host Dr. Mark Sublette

10/30/2018
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Deborah Copenhaver-Fellows shares her life stories of growing up in rural Idaho at the top of a mountain and the obstacles she faced to become a world renown sculptor. From the daughter of a Rodeo Champion Bucking Bronco rider to being married to Cowboy Artist of America Fred Fellows. Deborah explains the struggles it took to make it in a profession dominated by men and to excel. Including producing two Vietnam War Memorials, a Korean Memorial and the larger than life-size Barry Goldwater...

Duration:01:05:46

Native American Art Dealer, Bob Gallegos; Art Dealer Diaries Ep. 21 host Dr. Mark Sublette

10/24/2018
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New Mexican Bob Gallegos shares his 40 plus years buying and selling in the antique Antique Native American business. From first buying reproduction arrowheads to building a million dollar collection, how Bob Gallegos turned his passion into a lucrative business and became a leader in the field. The 1972-1974 Native American Art Craze and how he started collecting antique Native American jewelry and worked with C. G. Wallace. Bob collection of 33 Cochiti large opera singer figurines and how...

Duration:00:59:04

Native American Basket Expert, Natalie Linn; Art Dealer Diaries Ep. 20 host Dr. Mark Sublette

10/17/2018
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Indian basket expert Natalie Linn discusses her life experience and passion for Native American baskets. How she left teaching to buy and sell Indian baskets and Plateau bags for a living. Natalie shares history on baskets, pricing and what to look for in baskets and early cornhusk bags. Learn about the best basket makers of the early 20th century: Dat So La Lee, Lucy Teller, and Lina Dick.

Duration:00:47:59

Mark Blackburn,Tribal Art and Coin dealer, Art Dealer Diaries Ep. 19, host Dr. Mark Sublette

10/10/2018
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Tribal Art Dealer Mark Blackburn shares his life as one of the most successful coin dealers starting at 14 years old trading and buying some of the world's most expensive coins, including a 1804 Silver dollar now worth millions. Mark transitions into the oriental rug business before becoming one of the top tribal art dealer. This incredible wanderlust trading adventure includes climbing an active volcano and commuting between Hawaii to Santa Fe and Afghanistan to China. Writing the first...

Duration:00:52:44

Art Dealer Diaries Ep 18, Interview with Indian Art Collector Jerry Freund host Dr. Mark Sublette

10/3/2018
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Native American Art Collector and Historian Jerry Freund shares his life experiences as an avid collector and student of Native American culture. Growing up in Dodge City Kansas ingrained in Jerry a sense of history and a respect for Native people and their art. A four-year stint as a Titan airman gives you a sense of the uncertain 1960's and what it was like to be one step away from a nuclear button, that could destroy the world. A must hear for all that want to understand why a generation...

Duration:01:12:58

New York Gallery Owner and Native American Art Specialist John Molloy host Dr. Mark Sublette

9/26/2018
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John Molloy the president of ATADA discusses the future of the Antique Tribal Arts Dealer Association and how it pertains to collecting early Native American Art and what is being done to help fight the trade of culturally sensitive objects. John shares his life story of getting into the Indian arts profession and how he now deals in contemporary art in New York City along with the antique Native Material. Interesting discussion on Marshal McLuhan and his influence on John's life.

Duration:00:39:38

Art Dealer Diaries Ep 16, Interview with Hopi Kachina expert Barry Walsh host Dr. Mark Sublette

9/19/2018
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Buffalo Barry, Hopi Kachina expert, and Mental health expert discusses the kachina culture of the Hopi including how to determine a genuine Kachina doll's age, through paint, style, and costumes as well as how to spot knock off fraudulent kachina dolls. Understand what characteristics makeup early Hopi dolls and the best contemporary carvers working today. Learn what characteristics are found in historic Hopi dolls and better understand the characteristics of some of the early carvers like...

Duration:00:55:23

Art Dealer Diaries Ep 15, Comedy writer and Trade Blanket expert Barry Friedman host Mark Sublette

9/12/2018
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Comedy writer Barry Friedman shares stories of his days as a cub writer for the New Times to a well-known writer in the comedy world and his interactions with some of comedy's biggest stars, including Rodney Dangerfield, Phylis Diller, Bob Hope, Arsenio Hall, Garry Shandling, and his lifelong friendship with comedian Richard Lewis and how a joke on Carson still stings. Listen to how Barry transitioned from Hollywood to Phoenix and began selling Native American designed inspired Pendelton...

Duration:01:06:47

Wolfgang and Gabby Irle, Owners of the German Indian Art store Sacred Stone with host Dr. Mark Sublette

9/5/2018
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Wolfgang and Gabby Irle share their international perspective on Native American Art and the importance of Indian Art in their lives. From Deutschland to Navajo Lands, and back - the Irle's reflect on their years of travels to the American Southwest, the path that led them to founding an Indian art gallery in their home country of Germany, and how a 19th century German writer Karl Friedrich May influenced scores of young Germans to become entranced with Native American culture and changed...

Duration:00:45:32

Robert Sommers owner of the Blue Heron Gallery host Mark Sublette

8/29/2018
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An extremely challenging childhood and the chance encounter with a Navajo Sandpainting in Gallup lead Robert Sommers down the road to Native arts which ultimately became his calling in art and antiques. His journey included becoming a millionaire California Real Estate Developer and going bust to then finding his true passion for art, writing, and photography. This episode is sponsored by Medicine Man Gallery and The Charles Bloom Murder Mystery Series. Facebook Instagram iTunes

Duration:00:52:31

Internationally known photography dealer Terry Etherton host Mark Sublette

8/22/2018
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Terry Etherton explains how a move from San Francisco to Tucson Arizona changed the trajectory of his life to becoming a leader in twentieth-century photography. How he developed the skill sets needed to open and successfully run a top-notch photography gallery in a city primarily known for western and Indian art and how his stable of world-class artists developed over time. Terry discusses his personal relationship with late sculpture Luis Jimenez and having Jimenez first Tucson show. This...

Duration:01:08:43

John Morris 1969 Woodstock promoter interview with host Mark Sublette

8/15/2018
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John Morris shares his experience of being in his twenties booking The Who, Grateful Dead and The Doors and managing Woodstock in 1969. How the expected crowd of 50,000 people swelled to half a million and how he dealt with the bands and crowds. Dragging The Doors John Morrison off stage after overdosing to an Emergency Room and paying Jimi Hendrix $35,000 to close Woodstock, managing Paul McCartney before chucking it all to become a promoter of Indian Art shows in the West are only a few of...

Duration:01:00:12

National Art Magazine Editor Joshua Rose interview with host Mark Sublette

8/8/2018
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Joshua Rose editor of American Art Collector, Fine Art Collector, Western Art Collector and Native American Magazine discuss how as a student in Wales he became entranced with art studying 18th century English poet and artist William Blake before returning to Phoenix to start his own magazine Shade. Josh shares the inner workings of the magazine he publishes and how he sees the art world growing in the future. This episode is sponsored by Medicine Man Gallery and The Charles Bloom Murder...

Duration:01:11:45