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Future Prairie Radio is a podcast examining the future of art, design, and culture through the eyes of marginalized artists. We go beyond AI, robotics, and new currencies to investigate the humanist and ethical values that intersect with contemporary life and technology.

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    • Society & Culture
    • 5.0 • 9 Ratings

Future Prairie Radio is a podcast examining the future of art, design, and culture through the eyes of marginalized artists. We go beyond AI, robotics, and new currencies to investigate the humanist and ethical values that intersect with contemporary life and technology.

    S5E1: To Listen with Elly Swope

    S5E1: To Listen with Elly Swope

    Portland drummer Elly Swope on making collaborations work, leveraging neurodivergence as a creative asset, and finding passion in music again after the onset of the COVID pandemic.

    • 18 min
    S4E2: Layer by Layer with Annamieka Davidson

    S4E2: Layer by Layer with Annamieka Davidson

    Painter, teacher, and creative mentor Annamieka Davidson on getting started with a professional art career, making botanical paintings, and finding new avenues for social support for artists.

    • 14 min
    S4E4: Everyday Feelings with Sarah Mirk

    S4E4: Everyday Feelings with Sarah Mirk

    Visual journalist and author Sarah Mirk on representing marginalized voices as a method of writing future historic records.

    • 19 min
    S4E5: All the Million Things with Laura Weiler

    S4E5: All the Million Things with Laura Weiler

    Collage artist Laura Weiler on visual composition, working with texture, line, color, form, and placement, image sourcing, and developing a narrative for an art piece.

    • 25 min
    S4E6: Moment by Moment with Kate Zipse

    S4E6: Moment by Moment with Kate Zipse

    Writer and doodler Kate Zipse on her two full-length illustrated children’s books: "Squishing the Squash" and "Lighting the Garden".

    • 15 min
    S4E7: Beautiful but Chaotic with Michael Bui

    S4E7: Beautiful but Chaotic with Michael Bui

    Artist and activist Michael Bui on self-expression, social practice as art, and living a free and creative life.

    • 22 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
9 Ratings

9 Ratings

Chris Carlos NJ ,

Love the show, love the host!

Joni is an incredibly curious host and she covers topics I’ve never really thought about! Worth a listen!

Poetry_Witch ,

Awesome podcast!!!

Future Prairie is my new must-listen podcast because of its timely content, interesting guests from various fields, and articulate, lovely host Joni!

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