Fresh Art International

Fresh Art International header image 1

Sounds of Berlin

July 20th, 2017

In this sonic experience of Berlin, hear drummers performing in the Karneval der Kulturen and experience the music scene in Mauer Park. Learn about the sound art featured on Deutschlandfunk Kultur from curator Marcus Gammel. Meet Ahmet Ögüt, one of the hosts on the documenta 14 radio program coming to Berlin. Visit the studio of artist and musician Satch Hoyt and listen to his Unpacking Sonic MigrationsFrom Slave Ship to Spaceship. Join our visit to SAVVY Contemporary where we meet co-artistic director Elena Agudio and listen to Oye record store owner Markus Lindner talk about Berlin's vinyl culture.

00:0000:00

Alexa Lim Haas on Animating Stories

July 6th, 2017

Artist Alexa Lim Haas talks about Agua Viva, her newest animated short film. Agua Viva was among the twenty-four projects selected for a special one-night screening at the 2017 Borscht Film Festival in Miami, Florida.

00:0000:00

Sounds of Contemporary Art in Norway

June 22nd, 2017

Our field recordings of conversations, performances and sound art in Oslo and Tromsø, Norway, during the 2017 International Association of Curators of Contemporary Art (IKT) Congress hosted by the Office for Contemporary Art Norway (OCA) and OSLO PILOT.

00:0000:00

Sounds of the 57th Venice Art Biennale

June 8th, 2017

Our sound experience of the 57th Venice Art Biennale features field recordings of conversations, sound art and performance from Egypt, France, Germany, Nigeria and the U.S.

00:0000:00

Live from Athens on Cannibal Radio

May 25th, 2017

Live streaming from Cannibal Radio in Athens, Greece, we introduce you to four of the city's young culture makers. Rena Bak and Simos Ares are producers at the independent radio station. Curator Katerina Nikou and filmmaker Nikos Nikolopoulos are involved with the international art exhibition documenta 14.

00:0000:00

Carolee Schneemann on Fearless Artmaking

May 11th, 2017

Carolee Schneemann talks about painting, performance, censorship and resistance in a telephone conversation recorded just days before she receives the Golden Lion for lifetime achievement at the opening of the 57th Venice Art Biennale.

Featured performance audio: Interior Scroll, The Cave, 1995, courtesy Carolee Schneemann and Electronic Arts Intermix
http://eai.org

00:0000:00

Marcus Gammel on Every Time A Ear Di Soun

April 27th, 2017

Marcus Gammel, with Deutschlandradio Kultur, talks about Every Time A Ear Di Soun, an exciting radio program he co-curated with Bonaventure Soh Bejeng Ndikung for the documenta 14 art exhibition in Athens, Greece, and Kassel, Germany, from April to September 2017.

00:0000:00

Patricia Cronin on Making Art History

April 13th, 2017

New York-based artist Patricia Cronin talks about women, power and sexuality inside her Tack Room installation at the 2017 Armory Show. Her reprise of the immersive environment she exhibited 20 years ago sparks this conversation about feminist issues, politics, and the artist's resolve to represent untold stories about women.

00:0000:00

Nato Thompson on Culture as Weapon

March 30th, 2017

Nato Thompson, curator and critical writer, talks about his new book Culture as Weapon, and how politicians, corporations and artists use cultural aesthetics to channel their agendas and motivate collective actions.

00:0000:00

Occupy Museums on Artists and Debt

March 16th, 2017

Occupy Museums is the artist collective behind Debtfair, a project in the 2017 Whitney Biennial. In a national call, they invited artists to answer the question: "How does your economic reality affect your art?" Their 30-foot wall installation exposes the complex and obscure financial systems that lie just beneath the surface of the art scene in the United States. 

00:0000:00