Inspirations: A Memoir of Disintegration

The following is an excerpt from Close to the Knives: A Memoir of Disintegration by David Wojnarowicz.   It's what I've been reading.  Slowly.   Savoring as Nayland Blake would call it.  The text is my 'Inspiration' of the week and included are a couple of related photographs I shot and posted on my own blog:… Continue reading Inspirations: A Memoir of Disintegration

Interview with Sam Falls by Arielle Bier

I probed Sam Falls about his recent MFA Thesis Show at our LIC Studios.  The following is a Q & A we conducted via e-mail after Critique Class and a few images from Sam's website. AB: Your photography show speaks so radically of expressive painting techniques and a longing for romanticism.  When did you start… Continue reading Interview with Sam Falls by Arielle Bier

Interview with Michelle Leedy

The following is an interview with fellow classmate Michelle Leedy about her work and experiences as a Graduate Student in NYC. More information about Michelle's work can be found here: michelleleedy.com michelleleedy.tumblr.com wannasnuggle.com AB: I was wondering if you could tell me a bit about some current projects you are working on? ML: Last week… Continue reading Interview with Michelle Leedy

The A List. Art Listing 01.21.10

Back again and rejuvenated for the start of Semester II at ICP. The A List will continue on a weekly basis. Please send in info about shows or requests to join the e-mail listing to abier11@school.icp.edu. Thank you for your contributions! ICP Highlights: Students- Pierre Le Hors in a group show this Saturday at the… Continue reading The A List. Art Listing 01.21.10

The A List. Art Listing 01.07.10

After holiday lull in Gallery Land, we're back in the New Year! The A List. Art Listing 01.07.10 is up!  School's out for another couple of weeks, but I couldn't help myself, there are too many interesting shows opening up.  Next week I'll be occupied in New Orleans, so I can't guarantee much but I'll… Continue reading The A List. Art Listing 01.07.10

The A List. 12.03.09

Art Listing 12.03.09 This is an art show/opening/event listing with top-picks by the students and faculty of the ICP-Bard MFA program. It is a weekly project and open, all-inclusive list, focusing on photography and video in and around NYC.  You can also find the full listing posted at http://ariellebier.wordpress.com.  Please send information about shows or… Continue reading The A List. 12.03.09