Cathy Byrd

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  • Role: Producer/Reporter: Independent

Recent Pieces from Cathy Byrd

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Artist Playlist—Regina Frank Listens to Joan Jonas (14:02)
From: Cathy Byrd

This episode is part of our Playlist series. We’re inviting artists, curators, architects, filmmakers, cultural producers and other listeners to share favorites from the ...
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How Paint and Pixels Power the Art of Allison Zuckerman (16:05)
From: Cathy Byrd

New York-based artist Allison Zuckerman on what drives her desire to distort conventions of female beauty and push art appropriation to a new high. In bright, bold collages, ...
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When Sound is Art—Five Sonic Stories (58:01)
From: Cathy Byrd

Today, we introduce you to five artists whose primary medium is sound. The diverse techniques and concepts they explore demonstrate the versatility and power of sonic art. ...
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Model Behavior—New Orleans Art Triennial Inspires Other Cities (51:28)
From: Cathy Byrd

What will be the cultural impact of the new Tennessee Triennial for Contemporary Art when the exhibition premieres in 2021? Follow us to Louisiana, where encounters with ...
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Artist Playlist—Nadine Hall Listens to Diaspora Vibe: Art with Caribbean Roots (59:52)
From: Cathy Byrd

Jamaican-born artist Nadine Hall, introduces Diaspora Vibe: Art with Caribbean Roots, a personally significant episode from her Fresh Art playlist. First published on July ...
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Destination American Southwest (01:03:29)
From: Cathy Byrd

Today, we take you back to the month of April, in the year 2012. That’s when we set out on a road trip from Austin, Texas. We’re aiming to find out how remote wide open ...
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Art and Film Illuminate The Black Imagination (57:35)
From: Cathy Byrd

How do contemporary art and film illuminate the Black Imagination? This segment from our archive explores some of the issues and ideas behind creative practices that ...
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Charles Gaines on Philosophy and Politics in Conceptual Art (19:29)
From: Cathy Byrd

Artist Charles Gaines has been delving into philosophy, abstraction and mathematics to address politics and race since the 1970s. In August 2019, Gaines receives the 60th ...
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Art of the Eclipse Turns Our Gaze to the Sky (01:02:35)
From: Cathy Byrd

Looking up to the sun, moon and stars, The Art of the Eclipse revisits our live studio show from 2017 on Jolt Radio, in Miami. We begin with a conversation recorded in the ...
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Studio Drift Drones Swarm an Ode to Apollo at 50 (13:58)
From: Cathy Byrd

To honor the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing this July, we introduce Studio Drift, the Amsterdam-based artist duo whose poetic work points to the moon and ...