Chavisa Woods

Chavisa Woods is interviewed here about her writing project, 100 Things, which also uses the hashtag #sexismfuckingsucks. She was interviewed previously about her book, Things To Do When You’re Goth in the Country here. And a second time about LGBTQ issues, particularly in regard to children, and that interview is here. Chavisa Woods is the author of three […]

Andrew Durbin

Andrew Durbin is a novelist, poet, and critic. He is the author of Mature Themes (2014) and MacArthur Park (2017), both from Nightboat Books. A book on Raymond Pettibon, Spiyt th’Words, is forthcoming from David Zwirner Books in May 2018. He is a Senior Editor of frieze and lives in New York. Books mentioned in […]

John C. Adams

John is the owner and curator of the Feather and Bone Gallery in Appleton, WI. The gallery is nestled in the heart of The Draw, which is a creative space for artists to work and socialize. John created The Draw, which, in its entirety is home to a modern art gallery (Feather and Bone) as […]

Nuar Alsadir

Nuar Alsadir is a poet, writer, and psychoanalyst. This is part one of her interview, part two is here. She is the author of the poetry collections Fourth Person Singular (2017), a finalist for the 2017 National Book Critics Circle Award for Poetry and shortlisted for the 2017 Forward Prize for Best Collection in England […]

Jason Schneiderman

Jason Schneiderman is the author of Primary Source, winner of the 2016 Benjamin Saltman Award; Sublimation Point, a Stahlecker Selection from Four Way Books; and Striking Surface, winner of the 2009 Richard Snyder Prize from Ashland Poetry Press. His poetry and essays have appeared in numerous journals and anthologies, including American Poetry Review, The Best American Poetry, Poetry London, Grand Street, The Penguin Book of […]

Elizabeth Whelan

Elizabeth Whelan weaves innovation into the textiles she designs for industry. Coupling a refined aesthetic sense with a sophisticated proficiency in textile manufacturing processes, Whelan applies a futurist’s sensibility to fabrics that function as integral and beautiful elements of consumer products that are sold worldwide. Melding three elements — function, performance and beauty —successfully requires […]

Allison Agsten

Allison Agsten is an arts leader whose work centers on process, experimentation, and accessibility. She is currently Director of The Main Museum of Los Angeles Art, a new downtown institution devoted Los Angeles art and artists. Since her appointment in 2015, she has developed the mission, program, and trajectory of the new institution, including launching […]

Melissa Dorn Richards

  Melissa Dorn Richards works between painting and sculpture. She draws from common everyday objects, things often over-looked or passed by, as subject matter and infuses them with humor and expressive color. Dorn Richards is a Milwaukee-based artist, who holds a BFA from the Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design. A practicing artist for 20 […]

Jan Harrison

Jan Harrison is an American painter and sculptor whose work, which primarily features animal imagery, centers on the animal nature as it relates to human existence and the collective psyche. Since 1979 her art has been connected with the philosophy of deep ecology. She speaks and sings in Animal Tongues, which she performs in conjunction […]

Kate Mothes

Kate Mothes is the founder of Young Space, an independent online and nomadic curatorial platform emphasizing contemporary art by emerging, early-career, and student artists. She is also Curator of the Lawton Gallery at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay. Mothes is interested in alternative modes of art exhibition, education, and experience, with an emphasis on artist-run […]