Momus: The Podcast
By Sky Goodden
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“Momus: The Podcast” explores a variety of timely themes relating to contemporary art and the present moment. Momus publisher and podcast host, Sky Goodden, delves into back rooms, biennials, and white cubes, bringing Momus's unique brand of fresh, urgent criticism into conversation with leading artists, curators, and art writers from around the world.
||Clean“What Makes Great Art?” with Jeanne Randolph and Sheila Heti – Ep. 08||What makes “great art”? How do we account for what Gertrude Stein called the “itness” of art, and what are we seeking - and so often missing - in our experience of art? In brief, bright 30-minute episodes, Momus: The Podcast’s second season wi||3/7/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean“Over, Again and Again” Renewing Canada’s Artist-Run Culture – Ep. 07||In Momus: The Podcast's 7th episode, we have brought together a group of artists, curators, and scholars to update the conversation around Artist-Run Culture in Canada. It’s a well-known history, one approaching legend,||10/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAn Ethics of Abundance with Jacob Wren and Dayna Danger – Ep. 06||For this episode of our Criticism in Conversation series, a writer and collaborative performer, Jacob Wren, speaks with artist Dayna Danger, about the line between empowerment and objectification and the meaning of community in both their work.||9/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanConflict of Interest with Tyler Green and Catherine G. Wagley – Ep. 05||In this episode of “Criticism in Conversation”, two art critics and historians discuss “conflict of interest” in contemporary art criticism. Tyler Green, the host of the popular Modern Art Notes Podcast and Catherine G. Wagley,||9/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanArt and Technology Criticism with Nora Khan – Ep. 04||Two art and technology critics, Nora Khan and Mike Pepi, discuss pushing for a rigorous critical discourse in a creative field that can flatten evaluative distinctions in favor of zealotry for invention. “Criticism of a tool that’s presented as ne||8/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanArt Criticism vs. Journalism with Catherine G. Wagley and Julia Halperin – Ep. 03||In the first episode of Momus’s new “Criticism in Conversation” podcast series, an art critic and an art journalist parse the differing responsibilities and approaches of their craft. Catherine G. Wagley (a Momus contributing editor,||8/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Venice Biennale – Ep. 01||Welcome to the pilot episode of Momus: The Podcast. For our first broadcast, we focus on the historic Venice Biennale as the 57th edition opens to the public. We air a conversation on its history, institution, relevance, and potential,||1/30/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Artist Residency – Ep. 02||Informing the artworld’s global economy and increasing professionalization, the artist residency has risen to the top, becoming one of the key features of contemporary art practice. Art critic and Momus publisher Sky Goodden hosts an overdue conversat||12/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
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