The Artist/Mother podcast interviews incredible working Artists who are also Mothers, inviting them to share from their experiences as they make art and mother their children. We hope these interviews inspire you to dedicate time, passion, and energy to your art practice while simultaneously being the best parent you can be.
139: Navigating Multiple Demanding Roles with Teresa Vazquez and Hannah Burnworth
Today’s episode is so special, because I interview two artists in my community here in Indiana. I got to know Hannah Burnworth and Teresa Vazquez when I co-curated them into a show with Lyndy Bazile in Fort Wayne, IN. I am so thrilled to have these two amazing artist/mother/teachers in my world. Throughout our discussion […]
138: Developing Art and Life Simultaneously with Austin Thomas
Austin Thomas is an artist that has done it all, from large-scale sculpture to a rigorous sketchbook practice alongside owning a gallery and then teaching. Join me as I learn how Austin has, in her words “…developed a way of making my art that goes along with a way of making my life.” You will […]
137: Making Honest Art About Motherhood with Cassie Arnold
In today’s episode I talk with my friend Cassie Arnold about her work and her journey from navigating frequent rejection to suddenly finding herself needing to be the one to say “no” to opportunities coming her way. I am thrilled that Painting at Night was the first group exhibit to feature Cassie’s fiber work, and […]
136: Cramming Everything into Every Moment with Mandy Cano Villalobos
We’re so excited to welcome Mandy Cano Villalobos to the podcast today. Mandy is an interdisciplinary artist whose work explores ideas of home, memory, and cultural identity. Mandy’s bio is a work of art in and of itself because her accomplishments are so vast. Creativity and art have always been a part of Villalobos’ life. […]
135: (Literally) Writing the Book on Art and Parenthood with Hettie Judah
This week’s podcast episode features journalist and writer Hettie Judah. We’re proud and grateful to be able to share some time with such a critical voice in the world of art. She’s written in publications from Vogue to The New York Times (just look at this list), and as if that weren’t impressive enough, her […]
134: The 3rd Painting at Night Panel Discussion with Sandy Clafford, Tamara Zibners and Jacquelyn Strycker
Purchase the 2022 Painting at Night Catalogue HERE! Thanks to Emily Nola who designed the book for us!Trigger Warning: Please note that in this episode, there are multiple mentions of the overturning of Roe v. Wade as well as references to abortion and human/civil rights violations in the United States of America. This episode of […]
I am new to this podcast and so glad I found it! As a mother, teacher, and artist who currently started grad school I find these talks encouraging and inspiring. Thank you!
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I love this podcast so much. I look forward to hearing the many ways in which we create and parent. It’s refreshing to hear about the struggles we all face as parents through the lens of art. Artist mother has been inspiring me since 2019.
As a female artist and mom of two this podcast made me feel seen and supported more time than I’d like to admit. I love all the tools, advice and honest conversations. It’s truly refreshing.