Riding the Dragon

Riding the Dragon

I'm pleased to announce that I've launched a new website -- a place for and about artists: Riding the Dragon. Over time, I've realized that many of my interviews and articles linked around the idea of the artist/intellectual's struggle with his/her own process, and that the goal was not to suppress the struggle, but survive it. With that in mind,…
Interview with Elizabeth Heyert

Interview with Elizabeth Heyert

"Somebody wants the experience of completely giving up responsibility – in every way. [...] You give it up, and you can go to this place they call ‘subspace’, which is somewhere in your head apart from your body."
—Elizabeth Heyert (GUP Magazine)
Between Realities

Between Realities

  I’ll be giving a talk in Dortmund, Germany in January at the photography symposium Between Realities. “Several international artists have been invited, who in practice blur the borders between fact and fiction, thus re-imagining and subverting the traditional visual conception of the documentary genre.” More info: Facebook invite.
Interview with Mandy Smith

Interview with Mandy Smith

“I guess with any creative person, you’ve always got this bombardment of insecurity when you’re analyzing your own work. So there’s always some sort of insecurity with it, but that’s what pushes you to your next project because you’ve never really solved the use of the blank piece of paper.”
—Mandy Smith (TEDxAmsterdam)
Interview with Coralie Vogelaar

Interview with Coralie Vogelaar

"When an image is duplicated a lot, then we recognize it as an archetype, so then we duplicate it a lot. And then because it’s duplicated a lot, it’s being viewed a lot, and this has an influence in our brain."
—Coralie Vogelaar (GUP Magazine)