Visual Art

Kevin Wixted

KEVIN WIXTED: AT PLAY IN THE FIELD a micro-interview with Elaine Sexton     Elaine Sexton: Your new paintings, the subject of an exhibit at the American University of Paris Fine Arts Gallery earlier this year, show a dramatic shift from grids and abstract patterns to the tropical and ecstatic, composed […]

Miriam Ancis

MIRIAM ANCIS: BENDING THE RULES OF GEOMETRY a micro-interview with Elaine Sexton   Elaine Sexton: I wonder if you would expand on something you’ve said of your recent sculptures, how the social and emotional charge of gender, religion and politics inform for your process. And, also, how your approach shifted […]

Ellen Mueller

ELLEN MUELLER: ON SURVIVAL AS SUBJECT MATTER a micro-interview with Elaine Sexton     Elaine Sexton: Something clicks when we learn movement and performance plays a role in your making of Survival Skills. Feasting, gathering, churning, evaluating, all titles of individual collages, mix history and whimsy in this new body […]

Michael Goodwin

  SPLIT SECONDS: THE LANDSCAPE PAINTINGS OF MICHAEL GOODWIN a micro-interview with Elaine Sexton   ELAINE SEXTON: These landscapes have great presence. You seem to have stilled something fleeting, like memory, a moment in which the clouds in the sky looked spectacular or the light shaded the trees on a given day, something forgotten until […]

Peter Scott

  . ON THE DIGITIZED INSTAGRAMMED CITY, a micro-interview with Peter Scott by Elaine Sexton I first met Peter Scott as curator and director of Carriage Trade, his innovative and in many ways ground-breaking non-profit gallery in Manhattan’s lower east side. His curatorial work is clearly an extension of his […]

Katarina Weslien

    KATARINA WESLIEN’s Material Making: How We Embody Place, a micro interview with Elaine Sexton   I first learned of Katarina Weslien’s work through the Boston-based choreographer, Daniel McCusker, who was one of 20 artists invited to participate in “Walking Kailash: an invitational project,” Weslien’s invitation asked the participants […]