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, iTunes, Android, and SoundCloud.

195 Pieces

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Caption: Christian Philipp Müller, Credit: Cathy Byrd
In Kassel, Germany, Cathy Byrd meets Swiss artist Christian Philipp Müller to talk about Swiss Chard Ferry, his gardening project for documenta (13).

  • Added: Dec 17, 2012
  • Length: 19:50
Caption: Kate Moore
In the Netherlands, Cathy Byrd meets Australian musician and composer Kate Moore in The Hague to talk about the new music she invents and performs.

  • Added: Dec 17, 2012
  • Length: 26:30
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On a Spring 2012 road trip in the American Southwest, Cathy Byrd meets members of Ballroom Marfa’s creative team to talk about their vision for a D...

  • Added: Jan 06, 2013
  • Length: 16:09
Caption: Jason Forrest
Cathy Byrd connects by Skype with Jason Forrest, an American laptop musician based in Berlin, about why he loves the performance spotlight.

  • Added: Jan 04, 2013
  • Length: 18:57
Caption: Jen Ray, Credit: Trevor Good
Cathy Byrd connects with Jennifer Ray, a contemporary artist from North Carolina based in Berlin, to talk about Jennifer's creative life abroad.

  • Added: Dec 17, 2012
  • Length: 16:26
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In Austin, Cathy Byrd meets Andrew, creator of the anonymous red swing project, to talk about his open-source architectural interventions in public...

  • Added: Jan 06, 2013
  • Length: 12:45
Caption: Carolina Grau
In Barcelona, Cathy Byrd speaks with Carolina Grau, an independent curator from Spain, about the projects she's created internationally with Martin...

  • Added: Dec 17, 2012
  • Length: 14:49
Caption: Christopher Eamon
Cathy Byrd meets independent curator Christopher Eamon at Lora Reynolds Gallery, Austin, to talk about "Manscape: Male as Subject and Object."

  • Added: Dec 17, 2012
  • Length: 16:03
Caption: Charles Guice
Cathy Byrd telephones Charles Guice, owner/director of Charles Guice Contemporary, to talk about his passion for contemporary photography and his c...

  • Added: Dec 17, 2012
  • Length: 12:56
Caption: Land Arts of the American West 2011 participants, Credit: Joe DeMarco
Cathy Byrd drives to Lubbock, Texas, to meet with professor Chris Taylor and architecture students who participated in Land Arts of the American We...

  • Added: Dec 17, 2012
  • Length: 10:37
Caption: Sasha Dees
Cathy Byrd connects on Skype with independent curator/producer Sasha Dees to talk about the Open Ateliers residency program, Zuidoost Amsterdam and...

  • Added: Dec 17, 2012
  • Length: 11:02
Caption: Roswell Artists in Residence participants, Spring 2012
Traveling to Roswell, NM, Cathy Byrd meets artists Sarah Bostwick, Jon-Paul Villegas, Brian Kluge, Corwin Levi (aka RadioSebastian), and Siobhan Mc...

  • Added: Dec 17, 2012
  • Length: 13:25
Caption: Navid Nuur
At Matadero Madrid, Cathy Byrd meets Iranian artist Navid Nuur to talk about how he experiments with light for Hocus Focus, his first solo exhibiti...

  • Added: Jan 04, 2013
  • Length: 10:22
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Cathy Byrd meets creatives at the intersection of contemporary art and food in Barcelona. Iranian-born Mariam Shambayati talks about her multi-medi...

  • Added: Jan 06, 2013
  • Length: 18:58
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In Barcelona, Cathy Byrd meets artist Iris Tonies and writer Arnout Krediet, creative nomads from the Netherlands who founded an international resi...

  • Added: Jan 06, 2013
  • Length: 11:39
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In Marfa, Cathy Byrd meets with filmmakers Jennifer Lane and David Hollander to learn more about CineMarfa, a film festival they founded last year.

  • Added: Jan 07, 2013
  • Length: 12:14
Caption: Tara Gentile
Via Skype, Cathy Byrd connects with professional consultant Tara Gentile to talk about what it takes for Creatives to thrive in the new economy.

  • Added: Jan 04, 2013
  • Length: 14:55
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In a seaside village outside Lisbon, Portugal, Cathy Byrd talks with German artist Regina Frank about "The Artist is Present," a project she's been...

  • Added: Jan 04, 2013
  • Length: 17:14
Caption: Khadijah Queen
On Skype, Cathy Byrd talks to poet Khadijah Queen about her creative practice and shares poems from her latest book, "Black Peculiar."

  • Added: Jan 04, 2013
  • Length: 15:03
Caption: artist Voluspa Jarpa, Credit: Cathy Byrd
On location in Madrid, Cathy Byrd shares her first encounter with Spain's annual contemporary art fair, ARCO Madrid, conversing with Suzanne Rietd...

  • Added: Dec 17, 2012
  • Length: 13:02