David Zalben Interview Part II

David Zalben: Wired, Part I D = David Collante    Z = David Zalben D     Your work draws beautiful women into this place. Z     Indeed it does, you’re witness to that. My own dwellings manifest these things which are an extension of my personality. I never do anything that’s for somebody else; I think that’s cheap […]

David Zalben Interview Part I

D = David Collante    Z = David Zalben D     David, you moved around a lot as a kid. Z     I lived in Florida; I lived in Maine, Boston, Cleveland, Chicago. As an adult I lived in Chicago, as a kid I lived in Cleveland. And for a short time I lived in Brazil. I moved […]

Artist Federico Uribe Interview

Federico Uribe: Beyond Unreal, Part I David= D  Federico= F D     What’s your favorite object to use? The colored Pencil? F     I always  wanted to be a painter. I just wasn’t the painter I wanted to be. Colored pencils are essentially lines of color that you can make in any size. So essentially it’s a […]

Artist Federico Uribe Interview

David= D  Federico= F D     What was it like growing up in Colombia? F     The fact that it was in Colombia or the fact that I was growing up? D     Let’s say the environment. F     I spent a large part of my childhood, about half, in my grandfather’s farm and the rest of it in […]

Hailing from Athens, Greece the street artist, iNO, has descended upon streets all over the world and graced them with his art. He was formally trained at fine arts school but his style grew up on the streets.  From Athens, to Berlin, to Miami his murals have served as public masterpieces for the masses to […]

Randy Burman: Art Reconstructed, Part I D= David R= Randy D     In reference to The United States of Oil piece, do you like to use your art as a vessel to raise social awareness? R    Absolutely; the artwork reflects on the times and the environment that we live in. I guess artists can ignore that, […]

D= David R= Randy D     Thank you for joining us Randy. R     Thank you for having me. D    What was it like growing up in Baltimore? R     Gee whiz. I was very protected as a child. I was raised in a Jewish orthodox family. I didn’t go to school with the rest of the kids […]

Richard Kurtz: The Man Behind the Art, Part I D= David R= Richard R     When I moved to New York in the late 70’s, early 80’s, I went to this gym on 14th street above this restaurant called Luciao’s. It was a real gym, like South Beach boxing, but more real. You had to walk […]

D= David R= Richard D     Thank you Richard, for sitting down with us today. R     Great to be here David as one of the inaugural artists. D     Not just one of the inaugural artists, THE inaugural artist. R     The golden calf to the slaughter (laughter). D   […]