Fresh Art International
By Cathy Byrd
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Fresh Art International podcast with curator Cathy Byrd features conversations about creativity with contemporary artists, curators, architects and filmmakers from around the globe. Capturing field recordings in studios, galleries, alternative spaces, and museums, at biennials, art fairs, and artist residencies in the U.S. and far beyond, this podcast spotlights the diverse issues and ideas explored by creatives working at the center and fringe of our world's cultural communities.
||CleanWomen Writers on Cuba in Film-Jolt Radio-07Mar2018||Today, we invite three women writers to talk about Cuba as a character in newly released films. Our portal to the Cuban psyche is the 35th ...||3/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanKurt Andersen on How America Got Trumped||On Miami Beach, we meet American writer Kurt Andersen to talk about the role of creativity in the Trumping of America. Besides writing novels, he has opined on America’s ...||3/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCultural Complexity in Little Haiti-Jolt Radio-21Feb2018||In this conversation, we talk about how the island country of Haiti has long inspired contemporary art, books and films and how the cultural complexity of ...||3/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCurating Art in a Time of Global Change: IKT Norway||What does it mean to be a contemporary art curator in the 21st century? Perhaps subconsciously, it's about living up to the legacy of Harald Szeemann, a legendary art ...||3/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanArt and Our Uncertain Future - Jolt Radio - 07Feb2018||Are we the last real humans? We consider this question in a conversation about art as a speculative science. Join us to ponder our uncertain ...||2/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanProspect.4 New Orleans: The Lotus In Spite of the Swamp-Jolt Radio-24Jan2018||Come with us to explore Prospect New Orleans, the Crescent City’s triennial of contemporary art. Titled The Lotus in Spite of the Swamp, the fourth iteration evokes ...||2/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMaking a Mountain in Miami: Ugo Rondinone’s Bright Boulders||Today, we take you to South Florida, for a conversation about public art with Swiss born artist Ugo Rondinone. Miami Mountain is the latest in his iconic Mountain series. The North American ...||2/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanArt and the Rising Sea-Jolt Radio-10Jan2018||On this live streaming radio program, we consider how artists, curators, architects and writers are responding to climate change in South Florida. King tides, flooding and ...||1/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDara Friedman On The Theater of Your Mind||Artist Dara Friedman and curator Rene Morales talk about Perfect Stranger, Friedman's mid-career survey at the Perez Art Museum, Miami. The exhibition features seventeen major film and video works shot in Miami, New York, ...||1/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanStudio Drift on Nature and Technology||Today we take you to the intersection of nature, art and technology to meet Amsterdam-based artists Ralph Nauta and Lonneka Gordjein of Studio Drift. They design ...||1/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanReport from Miami Art Week-Jolt Radio-13Dec2017||In our report from Miami Art Week 2017, Tanja Hollander, Nancy Davidson, Tania El Khoury, Sara Driver and Amy Sherald talk about the roles that social media art, inflatable sculpture, interactive performance, ...||12/21/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAdam Nadel on the Endangered Everglades||Today, we take you to the Everglades, a region of South Florida once entirely covered in a shallow, slow-moving sheet of water. Established as a National ...||12/21/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAlba Triana on Experimenting with Sound and Light||Alba Triana, a Colombian-born composer and sound artist based in Miami, Florida, introduces three of her exquisite sound and light installations: Music on a Bound String questions whether ...||11/22/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMiami Art Week + Art Basel Preview-Jolt Radio-19Nov2017||How does Miami continue to expand on and elevate the international conversation about contemporary art that the world’s premiere art fair sparked in 2002 by ...||11/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCulture Making in Downtown Miami - Jolt Radio - 8Nov2017||In this live streaming talk show on Jolt Radio, we explore the ways that Downtown Miami sparks creative interventions—how the city's cultural landscape inspires artists, ...||11/8/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBreakfast and the Beat with FreshArtINTL -Jolt Radio-4Nov2017||Listen in to hear the energy and creativity that our team and guests brought to our live streaming Breakfast and The Beat show on Jolt ...||11/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSamson Young on Songs for Disaster Relief||Today, we take you to Venice, Italy, to meet Hong Kong artist and composer Samson Young. He tells the stories behind Songs for Disaster Relief, his creation ...||11/2/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanArchitecture with a Sense of Place-Jolt Radio-25Oct2017||This radio show about Architecture with a Sense of Place features conversations with artists and architects whose work responds to cultural, historical, sociopolitical and environmental influences on ...||10/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLisa Reihana on Reversing the Colonial Gaze||Today, we take you to the Arsenale, a historic shipyard and main venue for the 57th Venice Art Biennale. In the New Zealand pavilion, we ...||10/18/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIntroducing Miami Film Festival Gems-Jolt Radio-11Oct2017||Brought to you live from the studio at Jolt Radio, our latest program on South Florida’s film culture introduces Miami Film Festival’s GEMS 2017. Hear from MFF’s associate director Diana Cadavid and ...||10/11/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
This podcast is like sitting on a gallery roundtable or listening in on some really interesting conversation at Art Basel. Very much an insider’s perspective but also wide open and accessible to any art fan.
Cathy's conversations with contemporary artists and curators inspire me to keep making art. Fresh Talk brings the international art scene into my studio!
Discover your creative soul
One of the best podcasts out there about art and the creative soul. Host Cathy Byrd gets to the heart of the artists she interviews--their experiences, processes and motivations. This podcast packs a lot of high-level conversation into a concise, but extremely well-produced, format. Each episode provides inspiration while connecting the listener to a broader community of creators. Highly recommended.