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‘Artists Inspired’ is a new Contemporary Art podcast getting to know artists beyond the gallery. Nicola Blake seeks to explore the art works that influence artists today. Each episode will see Nicola interview a different artist in order to learn which five exhibitions, artists or individual art works have inspired them throughout their life and helped shape their work and why. Her aim is to get to know the personality behind the art work.

‘Artists Inspired’ is a new Contemporary Art podcast getting to know artists beyond the gallery. Nicola Blake seeks to explore the art works that influence artists today. Each episode will see Nicola interview a different artist in order to learn which five exhibitions, artists or individual art works have inspired them throughout their life and helped shape their work and why. Her aim is to get to know the personality behind the art work.
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United Kingdom

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‘Artists Inspired’ is a new Contemporary Art podcast getting to know artists beyond the gallery. Nicola Blake seeks to explore the art works that influence artists today. Each episode will see Nicola interview a different artist in order to learn which five exhibitions, artists or individual art works have inspired them throughout their life and helped shape their work and why. Her aim is to get to know the personality behind the art work.

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English


Episodes

EP 05: Serena Korda - Performance, Sculpture and Sound

4/2/2019
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British artist Serena work is based in performance, sculpture and sound. Nicola met her in her studio to discuss Artist Inspired choices and learn more about the themes that make up Serena’s practice. This includes her participatory work with communities, an interest in the paranormal, the Occult, historical sound mirrors and portals to the underworld. All underlined with Serena’s belief everything in the universe is connected. 2019 is a very busy year for Serena. Her forthcoming...

Duration:00:48:42

EP 04: Tamas Jovanovics - Painter, Artist

1/23/2019
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Hungarian painter Tamas Jovanovics chatted with Nicola on his recent trip to London about his five artist inspired choices and how for different reasons they have influenced his own works, from monumental public installations to intimate gallery shows. In particular how Tamas creates his mesmerizing horizontal line paintings using coloured pencil. Here, illusionistic spaces are created moving beyond the wall. Tamas is currently in the show ‘GameOmetry’ in the Vasarely Museum/ Museum of Fine...

Duration:00:41:21

EP 03: Kate Daudy - Multimedia Artist

12/14/2018
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In this extended podcast episode multi-media British artist Kate Daudy talks about the artists who have inspired her from East to West and spanning thousands of years between them. Kate talks us through why words and language are such a huge part of her work, why she became an artist and how she uses objects to better understand the world around her. We discuss her use of felt as a medium and the time she spent in refugee camps working on a project about home and identity. Guest...

Duration:00:48:22

EP 02: Lee Matthews - Painter, Artist

11/2/2018
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In episode 2 of this series, Nicola Blake taps into the artistic mind of painter Lee Matthews, whose work has been exhibited and collected internationally. Born and raised in Manhattan, New York, Lee visited her first ‘inspirational’ exhibition at the age of 12. As she discusses the impact this show had on her, she points out that collectively it has been the museum experience which has influenced her, as much as the art itself. From colourful Pop Art to the masculinity of art in the 1950’s...

Duration:00:37:34

EP 01: Carali McCall - Performance Artist

9/21/2018
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In episode one of this new podcast series, Nicola Blake explores the creative vision and expression of performance artist, Carali McCall. Join them as Carali delivers a comprehensive analysis of the works by five artists who have inspired her throughout her life and career. Born in 1981 Ontario, Canada, Carali reflects on the early influences in her life and how they have been woven into the physical and emotional journey that has led to her innovative artistic achievements. Recognise the...

Duration:00:38:01