Reading List: Studio Visits and Artists in Conversation
A reading list of studio visits and conversations between artists from Burnaway’s archives compiled by the magazine’s editors.
September 7, 2018
Erin Jane Nelson visits the Athens studio of artist Katya Tepper ahead of their solo exhibition Hysteric Signs at White Columns in New York to discuss how chronic illness and relocating to the South have affected their practice.
December 19, 2018
In a conversation with Paul Michael Brown, Kentucky-based artist Aaron Skolnick discusses drawing his late partner, artist Louis Zoellar Bickett, and the importance of documenting queer intimacy.
February 6, 2019
Ahead of his solo exhibition at Institute 193 in Lexington, Jasmine Amussen visits the Goat Farm studio of Atlanta-based painter Wihro Kim, discussing memory, embodiment, and suspicions of photography.
February 10, 2019
Atlanta-based artist Jiha Moon speaks with Onyew Kim about her recent ceramic works and ongoing explorations of cultural hybridity.
February 13, 2019
Logan Lockner visits the studio of Atlanta-based artist Y. Malik Jalal, where they discuss the influences of religion, political history, and cartoons upon the artist’s work.
March 5, 2019
Joe Nolan visits the studio of Nashville-based artist Marlos E’van to discuss violence, resourcefulness, and what happens when art is confiscated by the TSA.
March 15, 2019
Artists Hasani Sahlehe and Caleb Jamel Brown discuss the cultural importance of food, shared histories of Blackness, and hybridized traditions.
April 27, 2019
Artist Katya Tepper visits Mark Starling’s studio in Warrenton, Georgia. Using casket lids as substrates for paintings and employing imagery of disembodied pelvic bones, Starling’s work directly confronts human mortality.