Fresh Art International

Series produced by Cathy Byrd

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Curator Cathy Byrd hosts the Fresh Art International podcast featuring conversations with contemporary artists, curators, architects, and filmmakers from around the world.

Fresh Art International with curator Cathy Byrd features more than 100 episodes recorded with artists, curators, architects, and filmmakers from around the world. Professionally scripted and edited, episodes range in length from 8 to 20 minutes. Subscribe to this signature audio podcast on FreshArtInternational.com, iTunes, Android, and SoundCloud.


195 Pieces

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Caption: Fountainhead Residency, Miami, Credit: Courtesy Fountainhead
Meet contemporary artists Simón Vega (El Salvador), Candelario (Cuba), and Gil Yefman (Israel) at the home of the Fountainhead Residency in Miami, ...

  • Added: Apr 02, 2015
  • Length: 10:24
Caption: Cathy Byrd with Franklin Sirmans, 2014, Credit: Amy Sherald
Cathy Byrd talks with Franklin Sirmans about Prospect New Orleans, the U.S. Biennial the size of a city.

  • Added: May 15, 2014
  • Length: 13:50
Caption: CatVidFest, Credit: Walker Art Center
Cathy Byrd meets the Walker Art Center's Internet Cat Video Festival curators Scott Stulen and Katie Hill to talk about the legendary 2012 event.

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  • Added: Apr 29, 2013
  • Length: 08:58
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Tolly Moseley and "Matthew McConaughey" discuss Austin., Credit: Zach Herigodt
Cathy Byrd speaks with Austin Eavesdropper Tolly Moseley about her creative practice. Tolly talks about the webisodes she produces, including a new...

Bought by KUT


  • Added: Aug 21, 2012
  • Length: 12:27
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Sarah Lewis, Credit: Frank Stewart
In this episode, Cathy Byrd meets Sarah Lewis, a scholar, writer and curator. Sarah talks about the artists she selected for the 12.2 International...

Bought by KUT


  • Added: Aug 28, 2012
  • Length: 14:18
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Curator Helena Reckitt
Cathy Byrd speaks with London-based curator Helena Reckitt about the art she selected for Nuit Blanche, Toronto, 2012.

  • Added: Oct 08, 2012
  • Length: 52:52
Caption: Aritst Joan Jonas, Sao Paolo Biennial
In Austin, Texas, Cathy Byrd meets seminal video and performance artist Joan Jonas to talk about Joan's transmedia process.

  • Added: Oct 08, 2012
  • Length: 10:46
Caption: Curator Franklin Sirmans, Credit: Julia Galdo
Cathy Byrd speaks with Franklin Sirmans, curator of contemporary art at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art about his current projects.

  • Added: Oct 08, 2012
  • Length: 13:35
Caption: Papo Colo, Credit: Courtesy Papo Colo and Exit Art
Cathy Byrd meets Puerto Rican-born artist Papo Colo, co-founder of Exit Art, to talk about the global significance of the NYC nonprofit contemporar...

  • Added: Dec 17, 2012
  • Length: 12:44
Caption: William Pope.L, Blink New Orleans, 2012, Credit: Cathy Byrd
William Pope.L, an American performance artist and interventionist, talks about Blink, his magic lantern show for Prospect.2 New Orleans, 2011.

Bought by KUT


  • Added: Jan 07, 2013
  • Length: 06:30
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: João Paulo Feliciano
In Lisbon, Cathy Byrd speaks with João Paulo Feliciano, visual artist, musician, music producer and event designer, about his creative practice.

  • Added: Oct 08, 2012
  • Length: 19:50
Caption: Jason Moran
By phone, Cathy Byrd talks with jazz pianist Jason Moran about improvising and the ways he collaborates with contemporary artists.

  • Added: Oct 22, 2012
  • Length: 14:47
Caption: Spanish artist Antoni Muntadas
Cathy Byrd talks with Spanish artist Antoni Muntadas about the multi-media projects he's been creating globally since the 1970s.

  • Added: Oct 22, 2012
  • Length: 14:20
Caption: Artist Sarah Hobbs, Credit: Sarah Hobbs
Cathy Byrd, on Skype with artist Sarah Hobbs, hears Sarah talk about Overpacked, the temporary site-specific installation she's creating for three ...

  • Added: Dec 09, 2012
  • Length: 15:39
Caption: Jack Sanders, Credit: Cathy Byrd
Cathy Byrd speaks with Austin-based Jack Sanders about slow architecture and his Design Build Adventure projects.

  • Added: Dec 17, 2012
  • Length: 15:47
Caption: Luci Westphal
In Berlin, Cathy Byrd meets Luci Westphal, a German filmmaker based in New York and Berlin, to talk about Luci's moving postcards and her latest do...

  • Added: Jan 07, 2013
  • Length: 19:17
Caption: Sarah Oppenheimer, Credit: Rome Prize Foundation
Cathy Byrd meets artist Sarah Oppenheimer at the Baltimore Museum of Art to experience Sarah's stunning new architectural interventions.

  • Added: Jan 07, 2013
  • Length: 13:51
Caption: Yane Calovski
In Istanbul, Cathy Byrd meets Yane Calovski, a transmedia artist and curator based in Skopje, Macedonia to talk about his research-based projects.

  • Added: Jan 07, 2013
  • Length: 21:36
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In this Fresh Talk LIVE feature, Cathy Byrd meets Chicago-based artist and urban activist Theaster Gates in Washington, DC, on Election Night 2012.

  • Added: Jan 04, 2013
  • Length: 35:13
Caption: Marcos Lutyens, Credit: Cathy Byrd
In Kassel, Germany, Cathy Byrd meets documenta(13)artist Marcos Lutyens for a Hypnotic Session in the Reflection Room.

  • Added: Dec 17, 2012
  • Length: 21:54