Arlene Shechet: Pentimento in Paper | Art21 “Extended Play”

Arlene Shechet: Pentimento in Paper | Art21 “Extended Play”

[Arlene Shechet: Pentimento in Paper] [Dieu Donné Paper Studio, New York City] [SHECHET] I have this impulse to put a whole block of color on the wood. [ASSISTANT] Yeah. [SHECHET] The thing that’s unseen is sometimes way more interesting than…

Artist Interview—Vija Celmins | Met Exhibitions

Artist Interview—Vija Celmins | Met Exhibitions

Vija Celmins: I don’t think there was ever a point where I said, “I’m gonna be, you know, an artist.” No. It seeped in. I was looking for something. I went took two paintings a day of all the objects…

Joan Jonas: Drawings | Art21 “Extended Play”

Joan Jonas: Drawings | Art21 “Extended Play”

[Joan Jonas: Drawings] [SOUND OF DOG TOY SQUEAKING] I don’t think that you could ever really capture what it’s like for an artist to be alone working on their work in the studio; I don’t think that’s possible. It’s always…

"Force Field: Drawings by Christine Hiebert," at the Hudson River Museum June 1 - Sept. 9, 2018

"Force Field: Drawings by Christine Hiebert," at the Hudson River Museum June 1 – Sept. 9, 2018

I love the empty paper it's so exciting I love coming to the empty sheet and making a mark it's all energy a delicate thing is a certain kind of energy certain kind of force I remember never being really…

Joan Jonas: Drawings | Art21 "Extended Play"

Joan Jonas: Drawings | Art21 "Extended Play"

I don't think that you can ever really capture what it's like for an artist to be alone working on their work in the studio I don't think that's possible it's always a setup you know I mean I got…