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An Interview with Photographer Rachel Eppard

by Kate Nemeth In an artist statement, photographer Rachel Eppard says she is an artist out of necessity. Her work “Pieces of Mind”, showing with Salon Ciel at Two Moon Art House in Brooklyn from May 2nd through 23rd, is … Continue reading

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Interview with Bara Jichova by Renwick Heronimo

Interview with Bara Jichova by Renwick Heronimo In reference to Transparencies and Insides Considering the influence of art movements such as Constructivism, Suprematism, and propaganda, how would you best describe the impact of these on your own artistic development and … Continue reading

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Self/Other: Getting to Know Lauren Renner and Her Photographs

Interview by Kate Nemeth Lauren Renner studied acting and performance in tandem with the start of her photography career. During our interview, she said performance has always been something that interests her deeply. The artist’s body of work “In Others’ … Continue reading

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An Interview with Kelsey Shwetz

by Kate Nemeth Kelsey Shwetz is currently in Spain at an artist’s residency. The following interview with the artist was completed via email.   Where are you from? I moved to New York from Montreal, Quebec, in Canada about a … Continue reading

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Impressions of Jill and her Merging Worlds

by Kate Nemeth Spur Tree Lounge76 Orchard Street 6-11 on October 21st A note before reading: I usually interview Salon Ciel artists the same way; with a voice recorder and a list of questions. This piece on Jill Gewirtz also … Continue reading

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Edwin Torres, new-Historian of the ‘Hood

by Kate Nemeth Edwin Torres’ photography project “Gotti: From El Rey to Fatherhood” tells an American story. City-dwellers, especially those living in the outer neighborhoods of the outer boroughs, can vouch for me on this point. The story is mainly … Continue reading

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Cameron Johnson

  By Emma Mendelson It is easy to take a city like New York for granted when you have been so desensitized by its seemingly endless stream of activity.  It should be mandatory that New Yorkers take a leave of absence … Continue reading

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