The Modern Art Notes Podcast is a weekly, hour-long interview program featuring artists, historians, authors, curators and conservators. Pulitzer Prize-winning art critic Sebastian Smee called The MAN Podcast “one of the great archives of the art of our time.” When the US chapter of the International Association of Art Critics gave host Tyler Green one of its inaugural awards for criticism in 2014, it included a special citation for The MAN Podcast.
Jeffrey Gibson, Jess T. Dugan
Episode No. 468 features artists Jeffrey Gibson and Jess T. Dugan.
The Brooklyn Museum is showing "Jeffrey Gibson: When Fire Is Applied to a Stone It Cracks," through January 10, 2021.
Photographs from Jess. T. Dugan's "To Survive on This Shore: Photographs and Interviews with Transgender and Gender Nonconforming Older Adults" project are on view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts through March 7, 2021.
Tomashi Jackson, Delaney & Baldwin
Episode No. 467 features artist Tomashi Jackson and curator Stephen Wicks.
The Wexner Center for the Arts is showing "Tomashi Jackson: Love Rollercoaster" through Dec. 27.
Jackson is also included in "States of Mind: Art and American Democracy" at the Moody Center for the Arts at Rice University in Houston through December 19.
Stephen Wicks discusses "Beauford Delaney and James Baldwin: Through the Unusual Door" at the Knoxville Museum of Art through October 25.
Humboldt in the US, "Riffs and Relations"
Episode No. 466 features curators Eleanor Jones Harvey and Adrienne L. Childs.
Harvey is the curator of “Alexander von Humboldt and the United States: Art, Nature, and Culture” at the Smithsonian American Art Museum. It examines the impacts of Humboldt’s six-week 1804 visit to the United States. It is on view through January 3.
Childs is the curator of “Riffs and Relations: African American Artists and the European Modernist Tradition” at the Phillips Collection, on view through January
Episode No. 465 features artist Virginia Jaramillo.
The Menil Collection is presenting "Virginia Jaramillo: The Curvilinear Paintings, 1969-74" through July 3, 2021. It is the first solo museum exhibition of Jaramillo's sixty-year career. Curated by Michelle White, the show features a series of paintings that Jaramillo made featuring the joining of line to color against mostly monochromatic backgrounds.
Torkwase Dyson, Dennis Reed
Episode No. 464 features artist Torkwase Dyson and historian Dennis Reed.
The New Orleans Museum of Art is showing "Torkwase Dyson: Black Compositional Thought, 15 Paintings for the Plantationocene," a series of works made for the museum. It is on view through December 31, 2020.
On the second segment, historian and curator Dennis Reed discusses the J. Paul Getty Museum's acquisition of 79 pictures made by Japanese-American photographers between 1919 and 1940.
Everett Spruce, Barry X Ball
Episode No. 463 features curator Shirley Reece-Hughes and artist Barry X Ball.
Reece-Hughes is the curator of "Texas Made Modern: The Art of Everett Spruce" at the Amon Carter Museum in Fort Worth. The exhibition will be on view through November 1.
On the second segment, sculptor Barry X Ball discusses his work on the occasion of a career-spanning survey at the Nasher Sculpture Center in Dallas. That exhibition, “Barry X Ball: Remaking Sculpture,” has been extended through January 3, 2021.
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Top five of all podcasts that deal with the visual arts!
Thank you for bringing these conversations to the public. What an incredible resource. Great interview with Wayne Thiebaud.
Best art podcast Ive found
Best contemporary art podcast that Ive found to date. I am always on the lookout for others but continue to come back to this one. Tyler is does a great job at interviewing and the calibre of artists he interviews are top notch. Highly recommend.
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