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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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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

Joseph Gallivan interviews Helen Lessick about her show Canopy at Jeffrey Thomas Fine Art

Airs at: Tue, 07/04/2017 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
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On Tuesday, June 27, 2017, at 11.30am Joseph Gallivan interviews Helen Lessick about her show Canopy at Jeffrey Thomas Fine Art. Lessick makes site-specific process art, such as House for Summer, a tree-shaped house which just celebrated 30 years in the Hoyt Arboretum. She ... Read more

The Historic Black Williams Project

Airs at: Tue, 06/27/2017 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
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  KBOO's Eric Bartels speaks to Kayin Talton Davis...the project manager of The Black Williams Project. N Williams/Albina was Portland’s largest African American community. The goal of the Black Williams Project is to highlight this history, through a multimedia public ar... Read more

Joseph Gallivan interviews Daniel Peabody about his show of 21 gunpowder-based drawings “Residue”

Airs at: Tue, 06/20/2017 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
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On Tuesday, June 20, 2017, at 11.30am Joseph Gallivan interviews Daniel Peabody about his show of 21 gunpowder-based drawings “Residue” on show now at Oranj Studio in South Waterfront through June 30. Peabody will talk about his technique for burning gunpowder against a whi... Read more

Arvie Smith speaks to Eric Bartels

Airs at: Tue, 06/13/2017 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
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  Eric Bartels interviews painter and educator Arvie Smith about education and the arts.  Arvie Smith transforms the history of oppressed and stereotyped segments of the American experience into lyrical two-dimensional master works. His paintings are commonly of psycholog... Read more

Art Focus on 05/30/17

Airs at: Tue, 05/30/2017 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
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Joseph Gallivan interviews Randy Gragg about architect John Yeon

Airs at: Tue, 05/23/2017 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
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On Tuesday, May 23, at 11.30am Joseph Gallivan interviews Randy Gragg about architect John Yeon [PRONOUNCED YONN] about ‘Quest for Beauty: The Architecture, Landscapes, and Collections of John Yeon’ which is at the Portland Art Museum now through September 3, 2017. Art and... Read more

Art Focus on 05/16/17

Airs at: Tue, 05/16/2017 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
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