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A culture, art, and music podcast

A culture, art, and music podcast

Location:

United States

Description:

A culture, art, and music podcast

Language:

English


Episodes

Art World Navigation With Tim Schrager (Part 2) | Episode 59

2/9/2020
In part two of this final conversation from their Temporary Art Center residency, Joe and Matthew continue their discussion with art collector and arts benefactor Tim Schrager. An anecdote from a studio visit with artist Tom Sachs illustrates the connection between the art object and its meaning to the collector. Commissions and the public art […] The post Art World Navigation With Tim Schrager (Part 2) | Episode 59 appeared first on Brain Fuzz.

Duration:00:53:17

Art World Navigation With Tim Schrager (Part 1) | Episode 58

1/19/2020
Art collector and arts benefactor Tim Schrager joins Joe and Matthew for a two-part conversation during their residency at The Temporary Art Center. They reflect on The Temporary Art Center and his role in it. (If you’re looking to throw a pop-up show, you could build a list of lessons learned from this by the […] The post Art World Navigation With Tim Schrager (Part 1) | Episode 58 appeared first on Brain Fuzz.

Duration:00:51:25

Fredrik Brauer At The Temporary Art Center | Episode 57

12/28/2019
Photographer Fredrik Brauer joins Joe and Matthew for a discussion on his career path and how a photographer arrives – or maybe never arrives – at a final, defined identity. Described as an architectural photographer, Fredrik shares his thoughts on architecture and light as subjects and just what those images may be saying to us. […] The post Fredrik Brauer At The Temporary Art Center | Episode 57 appeared first on Brain Fuzz.

Duration:00:41:04

Jill Frank At The Temporary Art Center | Episode 56

12/22/2019
Photographer Jill Frank joins Joe and Matthew in their Temporary Art Center studio to discuss her work, her process, and her first foray into video. Large format cameras and photography – Jill’s tool and method of choice – are explored. The large format footprint within the context of our modern surroundings is considered. Dust and […] The post Jill Frank At The Temporary Art Center | Episode 56 appeared first on Brain Fuzz.

Duration:00:54:01

Jen Ray & Jason Forrest At The Temporary Art Center | Episode 55

12/16/2019
Artist Jen Ray and electronic music producer Jason Forrest chat about her art, what it now means to identify as an “artist,” and more on this first couples’ edition of the Brain Fuzz arts podcast. From Atlanta to New York to Berlin and back again, the two share their creative journeys. Jen discusses her work […] The post Jen Ray & Jason Forrest At The Temporary Art Center | Episode 55 appeared first on Brain Fuzz.

Duration:00:59:51

Drew Conrad At The Temporary Art Center | Episode 54

12/4/2019
Artist Drew Conrad joins Joe and Matthew at The Temporary Art Center to discuss his work, travel, and the role that music has played in his practice. Following up on an earlier theme, the nature of reward is examined. Horizons of the west are explored. The DIY vs white glove treatment is unpacked. Speaking of […] The post Drew Conrad At The Temporary Art Center | Episode 54 appeared first on Brain Fuzz.

Duration:00:53:15

Joe Peragine At The Temporary Art Center | Episode 53

11/27/2019
Artist Joe Peragine joins Joe (the other one) and Matthew for a discussion on his art practice, work, and its connection to the natural and post-natural worlds. The meaning of success is explored. Audio choices in the studio are shared. The merits of bad taxidermy are considered. A previous guest walks in to join them […] The post Joe Peragine At The Temporary Art Center | Episode 53 appeared first on Brain Fuzz.

Duration:00:55:22

Stuart Horodner At The Temporary Art Center | Episode 52

11/24/2019
Curator and Director of the University of Kentucky Art Museum, Stuart Horodner, joins Joe and Matthew on opening night of the Temporary Art Center. A repeat Brain Fuzzer, Stuart shares insights on how projects like the Temporary Art Center come together and why artists often need channels like pop-up shows. Questions are fielded from the […] The post Stuart Horodner At The Temporary Art Center | Episode 52 appeared first on Brain Fuzz.

Duration:00:41:27

Marc Brotherton At The Temporary Art Center | Episode 51

11/22/2019
Opening night at the Temporary Art Center in Atlanta kicks off with a conversation among Joe, Matthew, and artist Marc Brotherton. They uncover new insights about Marc’s work and its tie to arcade games. Screen sizes and scale are discussed. Entertainment vs art is debated. The Brain Fuzz Analog Messaging Center is activated. (Un)required Resources for Episode […] The post Marc Brotherton At The Temporary Art Center | Episode 51 appeared first on Brain Fuzz.

Duration:00:42:42

Well, It’s Temporary . . . | Episode 50

11/9/2019
In this brief episode, Joe and Matthew meet up again with artist Scott Ingram to observe their 50th episode milestone and announce a residency at the Temporary Art Center. It is exactly what it sounds like: A temporary project – a kind of pop up on speed – organized by Scott, and the scope is […] The post Well, It’s Temporary . . . | Episode 50 appeared first on Brain Fuzz.

Duration:00:11:27

Gregory Harris And Geometric Dislocation | Episode 49

11/6/2019
Curator of photography Gregory Harris joins Joe and Matthew at a special location to talk curation, types of photography, museum culture, and the ins and outs of such institutional challenges as wall text. Specifically, they examine social documentary and the differences among related genres. Technology shifts across decades are put into context. “Film vs Digital” is observed as […] The post Gregory Harris And Geometric Dislocation | Episode 49 appeared first on Brain Fuzz.

Duration:01:04:54

Scott Ingram And The Bigger Pond (Part 2) | Episode 48

8/27/2019
In this much anticipated follow up to an earlier episode, artist Scott Ingram shares his thoughts on a recent exhibition that was literally demolished. In the resulting discussion, the origin of creative ideas is observed, and they explore the very nature of creative practice. Biennials are discussed – including their role and related curatorial challenges. A sober […] The post Scott Ingram And The Bigger Pond (Part 2) | Episode 48 appeared first on Brain Fuzz.

Duration:00:58:17

Christina West Pulls Us Into Three Dimensions | Episode 47

7/1/2019
The sculpture studio of artist Christina West is the site of a discussion on her work, practice, and aspects of the creative life. A basketball goal triggers a discussion on work / life balance while maintaining an arts career. A Mattress Factory show is discussed. Controversy and another c-word (censorship) plays a role. A centuries-old […] The post Christina West Pulls Us Into Three Dimensions | Episode 47 appeared first on Brain Fuzz.

Duration:00:46:07

Sarah Hobbs And The Mystery Of Abandoned Spaces | Episode 46

5/28/2019
On the heels of a recent solo show, artist Sarah Hobbs hosts Joe and Matthew at her studio. Impressed by the tidiness of the space, the co-hosts are curious if she straightened up just for them. The conversation drifts toward how one keeps a studio while managing the flow of projects and exhibitions. Because she […] The post Sarah Hobbs And The Mystery Of Abandoned Spaces | Episode 46 appeared first on Brain Fuzz.

Duration:00:49:52

A Working Lunch | Episode 45

5/6/2019
Paris travel and art studio life kick off this lunchtime discussion. After a long winter break, Joe and Matthew have much to catch up on resulting in a lengthier episode chock full of art travel insights – ranging from recommended destinations to museum critique. Artist, movie, book, and graphic novel recommendations are made. Colorful anecdotes […] The post A Working Lunch | Episode 45 appeared first on Brain Fuzz.

Duration:00:45:21

Dana Haugaard And The Tight Circles of Life | Episode 44

3/26/2019
In Joe and Matthew’s triumphant return from a long winter break, artist Dana Haugaard joins them for a visit to one of his recent installations. They discuss Haugaard’s work in sound and sensation as well as his journey (which has often been by truck) between cities and studios. Spanning different venues including an Atlanta brewery, the conversation […] The post Dana Haugaard And The Tight Circles of Life | Episode 44 appeared first on Brain Fuzz.

Duration:00:45:21

Megan Schaeffer And The High, Low, And In-Between | Episode 43

12/3/2018
Whether you’re into the arts, architecture, or sustainability, if you haven’t heard of Serenbe, you should. With a totally different approach to, well, just about everything, it’s a case study in cultivating an arts-centric community. Joe and Matthew join Megan Schaeffer, the Art Farm Director at Serenbe, to discuss their community and arts program. Along the […] The post Megan Schaeffer And The High, Low, And In-Between | Episode 43 appeared first on Brain Fuzz.

Duration:00:50:13

Scott Ingram And The Bigger Pond (Part 1) | Episode 42

11/12/2018
Artist Scott Ingram talks with Joe and Matthew the week before an art event unique to Atlanta but with relevance for cities everywhere. All of the work in Til The Lights Go Out, which he is curating, will be demolished at the end of the exhibition along with the gallery space in which it is being housed. There are […] The post Scott Ingram And The Bigger Pond (Part 1) | Episode 42 appeared first on Brain Fuzz.

Duration:00:37:04

Armchair Anthropology From Behind The Line | Episode 41

11/1/2018
Joe and Matthew take on artist evolution and even institutionalism in this extra special, extra lengthy episode. It kicks off with a brief review of a Todd Rundgren concert and moves into something that borders on institutional critique. Storm King Art Center and DIA:Beacon get more than just mentions. Alex Katz quotes inspire healthy discussion. […] The post Armchair Anthropology From Behind The Line | Episode 41 appeared first on Brain Fuzz.

Duration:00:42:51

Steven Anderson And The Amish Cleanse | Episode 40

9/27/2018
Cohorts Joe and Matthew meet up with artist Steven Anderson at an offsite location. Detoxing from social media and technology is just one of the many topics they explore. Steven shares his creative journey through spots across the country and globe. The nuts and bolts of an artist-run space are examined. Arts education, studio spaces, […] The post Steven Anderson And The Amish Cleanse | Episode 40 appeared first on Brain Fuzz.

Duration:01:06:51