March 16, 2022

Sculptor Lorenzo Quinn on Sending a Positive Message With His Art

Season 2 of the My Modern Met Top Artist podcast wraps up by chatting with acclaimed sculptor Lorenzo Quinn.

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March 2, 2022

Designers Fung + Bedford on Inspiring Wonder With Architectural Origa…

Designers fung+bedford are a husband and wife duo that create origami-inspired large-scale paper installations they call "archite…

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Feb. 16, 2022

Artist Ava Roth on Creative Curiosity and Her Collaboration With Hone…

Toronto-based artist Ava Roth creates total unique encaustic art with the help of honeybees. This week we chat about exploring ar…

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Feb. 2, 2022

Artist Swoon on Filling the Creative Well and Giving Back

Artist Caledonia Curry, aka Swoon, is best known for her signature wheatpaste and cut-paper installations. This week on the , we …

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Jan. 19, 2022

True South Team on the First Flag for Antarctica and the Power of Des…

Flags are incredibly effective symbols in uniting people and inspiring change, yet what exactly makes a well-designed flag? This …

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Jan. 5, 2022

Artist Brian Peterson on Using Art as Community Building for Those Ex…

Artist Brian Peterson paints his neighbors experiencing homelessness and uses the money from sold portraits to support them in ac…

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Dec. 22, 2021

2021 Holiday Special: Our Favorite Moments From the Past Year

As we get ready for the new year, we thought we’d take some time to reflect on our favorite moments from this past season.

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Dec. 8, 2021

Photographer Ami Vitale on Following Your Heart and Documenting Stori…

Photographer Ami Vitale documents endangered animals and the special bonds they share with their caretakers. This week on the , w…

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Nov. 24, 2021

Architect Craig Dykers of Snøhetta on Transdisciplinary Design and Cl…

Architect Craig Dykers is the co-founder of Snøhetta, an international design collective whose transdisciplinary approach and emp…

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Nov. 10, 2021

Artist Benjamin Shine on His Unexpected Collaboration With Tulle

Textile artist Benjamin Shine uses swathes of tulle to fabricate flowing three-dimensional portraits of unnamed figures, often su…

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Oct. 27, 2021

Illustrator Nikkolas Smith on Being an ARTivist and Going Viral

Illustrator, author, and ARTivist Nikkolas Smith creates thoughtful images that spark much-needed conversations around issues of …

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Oct. 13, 2021

Architect Dorte Mandrup on Irreplaceable Places and Designing With La…

Architect Dorte Mandrup designs stunning structures that integrate seamlessly into their environment. Her self-described “irrepla…

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Sept. 29, 2021

Artist Gabriel Dawe on His Thread Installations and Finding Missing P…

Artist Gabriel Dawe creates wondrous work using thread. This week, we interview Gabriel about his installation art, from its conc…

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Sept. 15, 2021

Conservation Photographer Cristina Mittermeier on Her Life-Saving Wor…

Conservation photographer Cristina Mittermeier has dedicated her career to capturing the incredible life in our ocean. In additio…

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Sept. 1, 2021

Architect Cliff Tan of Dear Modern on TikTok Feng Shui Lessons and Ma…

Architect Cliff Tan of Dear Modern believes that architecture services should be available to everyone, not just those wealthy en…

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Aug. 18, 2021

Fiber Artist Bisa Butler on Her Vibrant Quilted Portraits That Share …

Fiber artist Bisa Butler uses the traditional craft of quilting to create incredible portraits of Black stories. This week on the…

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Aug. 4, 2021

Photographer Jamel Shabazz on Life in 1980s New York City and Using H…

For decades, photographer Jamel Shabazz has been using his photography to make an impact on his community. This week on Top Artis…

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July 28, 2021

Bonus: Great Moments in Art History with ArtCurious

We're pleased to present a special collaboration with the ArtCurious podcast. In this bonus episode, Top Artist host Jessica Stew…

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July 7, 2021

Bonus: We Wrap Up Season 1 and Preview Next Season's "IMPACT" Theme

We have officially wrapped up the first season of My Modern Met's Top Artist Podcast! Hosts Jessica Stewart, Sara Barnes, Sonya H…

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June 23, 2021

Painter Elyse Dodge on Her Colorful Low Poly Landscapes

This week, we talk with painter Elyse Dodge about how she developed her unique style and much more! Dodge describes her work as t…

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June 9, 2021

Street Artist Vhils on His Iconic Art Style and Creative Process

This week we talk with street artist Alexandre Farto, also known as Vhils. Known for his groundbreaking carving and explosive str…

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May 25, 2021

Artist Alexa Meade on What Led Her From Politics to Painting and the …

This we talk with artist Alexa Meade. Alexa is known for her innovative technique of painting on the human body and 3D spaces to …

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May 12, 2021

Media Artist Refik Anadol on His AI-Driven Artwork That Uses Machine …

This week we talk with media artist Refik Anadol of Refik Anadol Studio. This studio creates incredible pieces of art that exist …

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April 28, 2021

Photographer Fares Micue on Her Artistic Self Portraits that Explore …

This week we chat with photographer Fares Micue about her striking self-portraits that tell interesting stories about self-growth…

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