Interview – Art Swank on Main FM
Here is a brief and fun interview I did about the work of “This Charming Man” with the delightful Suzanne and Frank of Artswank, the Sunday morning Arts program on Main FM. https://soundcloud.com/dreamcentral/artswank-28816 I’m first up, about 3 minutes in.
The Now! Body
“The Now! Body – A One Night, Life Changing, All-over Body Xtreme New Power Revolution”takes fitness culture to the extreme to draw attention to and make light of its tropes. Christina Weaver, Nathan Perry and Katie Jacobs examine the underlying ideas of instant gratification, body-image and self-improvement in Western culture. “The Now! Body” investigates the…
Wolf Head (with sound)
I made this sculpture of a wolf head from ceramics, with sound recordings of humans at a tailgate field emitting from it. I wanted to make an analogy with humans getting drunk and playful and bonding, but also sounding lonely and desperate…like a wolf howling for its friends, or using its mournful sound for communication and…
The Perfect Crime
2013 ice, overhead projector