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Airs at: Tue, 12/18/2018 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
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Every Tuesday from 11:30 AM to 12:00 PM.

Art Focus features Interviews artists, curators and critics. Lively voices talking about art, how it's made and sometimes even what it means. Page back through KBOO's schedule to find all the podcasts.
 

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Joseph Gallivan interviews ERIN BOBERG DOUGHTON and ROYA AMIRSOLEYMANI about the second half of T:BA 17.

Airs at: Tue, 09/12/2017 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
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On Tuesday Sept 12, 2017, Joseph Gallivan interviews ERIN BOBERG DOUGHTON and ROYA AMIRSOLEYMANI [pronounced ameer-sollay-monny] of the Portland Institute for Contemporary Art about the second half of T:BA 17. The annual time-based art festival runs from September 7 to 17th... Read more

Art Focus on 09/05/17

Airs at: Tue, 09/05/2017 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
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TBA17

Airs at: Tue, 08/29/2017 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
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On Tuesday August 29, 2017, Joseph Gallivan interviews ERIN BOBERG DOUGHTON and ROYA AMIRSOLEYMANI [pronounced ameer-sollay-monny] of the Portland Institute for Contemporary Art about T:BA 17. The annual time-based art festival runs from September 7 to 17th this year. This... Read more

EXTREMO THE CLOWN: Scot Campbell

Airs at: Tue, 08/22/2017 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
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  Eric Bartels talks to Scot Campbell. He was once known as Extremo the Clown, an offbeat character who ran for mayor and whose best-known vehicles for self-promotion were absurdly overdecorated cars covered in weird art and pop culture artifacts. But he's also a talented ... Read more

Drew Carson and Kate Simmons

Airs at: Tue, 08/15/2017 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
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On Tuesday, August 15, 2017, at 11.30am Joseph Gallivan interviews artists Drew Carson and Kate Simmons. Carson is the co founder of Combat Paper, a traveling art project that takes military uniforms and turns them into paper for art works, from agit prop screen prints to ... Read more

The Best Days Are Ahead: Andrea Borsuk

Airs at: Tue, 08/08/2017 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
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  Eric Bartels speaks to Andrea Borsuk about her work, what drives her, how it's evolved and how all of us have it in our DNA to be creative.   Andrea Borsuk is a painter whose work explores notions of journey, time and destiny. She holds an MFA from Columbia University an... Read more

Joseph Gallivan interviews Julia Dolan about the show Representing: Vernacular Photographs of, by, and for African Americans.

Airs at: Tue, 08/01/2017 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
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On Tuesday, August 1, 2017, at 11.30am Joseph Gallivan interviews Julia Dolan about the show Representing: Vernacular Photographs of, by, and for African Americans,  which just opened at the Portland Art Museum.   Dolan will talk about the family albums that were loaned to... Read more

The Albina Mural Project: Henry Frison

Airs at: Tue, 07/25/2017 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
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  Eric Bartels speaks to Portland artist Henry Frison. On February 10th 1978 the first of several murals depicting the history of the African American community was dedicated to the city of Portland by a group of artists from the Albina neighborhood.  Henry Frison was one ... Read more

New Modernism and painter Pat Boas

Airs at: Tue, 07/18/2017 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
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On Tuesday July 18, 2017, Joseph Gallivan interviews painter Pat Boas about her work in the show New Modernism at Elizabeth Leach Gallery. Boas talks about the theme of letter forms and negative shapes in her work and in others in the show, and about how artists are looking... Read more

Yellow Terror: The Collections and Paintings Of Roger Shimomura

Airs at: Tue, 07/11/2017 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
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  Eric Bartels speaks to artist Roger Shimomura. In his signature Pop Art style, Shimomura's paintings uncover and challenge the role of the media and material culture to define the American norm while establishing the perpetual Other. The exhibition features five of Shim... Read more