Cathy Byrd

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  • Username: CathyByrd
  • PRX Member
  • Role: Producer/Reporter: Independent

Recent Pieces from Cathy Byrd

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How to Build the Creative Economy (20:37)
From: Cathy Byrd

How do healthy creative economies open the door for artists and innovators? To answer this question, we take you to Nashville, Tennessee. Music City, U.S.A., aims to become ...
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Commuter Biennial Brings Public Art to Miami’s Margins (16:43)
From: Cathy Byrd

The Commuter Biennial aims to activate unseen margins of metro Miami. Local curators Laura Randall and Courtney Levine have organized a set of art experiences for those who ...
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Making Art, Creating Culture (32:20)
From: Cathy Byrd

Today’s conversations expand on the definition of the word ‘artist.’’ During Miami Art Week, artist and educator Sharon Louden, with her frequent collaborator Hrag Vartanian, ...
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Artist Playlist—Regina Frank Listens to Joan Jonas (14:02)
From: Cathy Byrd

This episode is part of our Playlist series. We’re inviting artists, curators, architects, filmmakers, cultural producers and other listeners to share favorites from the ...
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How Paint and Pixels Power the Art of Allison Zuckerman (16:05)
From: Cathy Byrd

New York-based artist Allison Zuckerman on what drives her desire to distort conventions of female beauty and push art appropriation to a new high. In bright, bold collages, ...
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When Sound is Art—Five Sonic Stories (58:01)
From: Cathy Byrd

Today, we introduce you to five artists whose primary medium is sound. The diverse techniques and concepts they explore demonstrate the versatility and power of sonic art. ...
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Model Behavior—New Orleans Art Triennial Inspires Other Cities (51:28)
From: Cathy Byrd

What will be the cultural impact of the new Tennessee Triennial for Contemporary Art when the exhibition premieres in 2021? Follow us to Louisiana, where encounters with ...
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Artist Playlist—Nadine Hall Listens to Diaspora Vibe: Art with Caribbean Roots (59:52)
From: Cathy Byrd

Jamaican-born artist Nadine Hall, introduces Diaspora Vibe: Art with Caribbean Roots, a personally significant episode from her Fresh Art playlist. First published on July ...
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Destination American Southwest (01:03:29)
From: Cathy Byrd

Today, we take you back to the month of April, in the year 2012. That’s when we set out on a road trip from Austin, Texas. We’re aiming to find out how remote wide open ...
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Art and Film Illuminate The Black Imagination (57:35)
From: Cathy Byrd

How do contemporary art and film illuminate the Black Imagination? This segment from our archive explores some of the issues and ideas behind creative practices that ...