Archive for the ‘Brooklyn’ Category

Fanny Bostrom Gentle.

Fanny Bostrom Gentle.

“My studio is opposite a park in the east Willamsburg…I usually bike there with my dog Sprout in the basket. My husband Bill has a studio in the same building, when we are lazy or it’s too cold or hot we drive our white Volvo Snoopy up there. My favorite thing about my studio is […]

Matthea Harvey.

Matthea Harvey.

“My study is my apartment in Brooklyn–it’s the furthest room from the front door. We live on the fourth floor and I look out onto our pink fire escapes, the building across the street and a sliver of Bartel Pritchard Square (which is actually a circle). It’s usually a bit of a mess—mostly it’s full […]

Gia-Bao Tran.

Gia-Bao Tran.

“My workspace is one of the middle rooms of a Brooklyn railroad apartment that I live in with my wife. I’ve been working exclusively from home since 2006, but regularly toy with venturing into a shared studio space… more for my wife’s sanity than my own.” Gia-Bao Tran (AKA: GB) no longer smokes or has hair, but […]

Nicholas Forker.

Nicholas Forker.

“This is my small piece of the Brooklyn Fire Proof East building in the Bushwick section of Brooklyn.” In his most recent work, Nicholas Forker uses hero as metaphor to imagine a new narrative for the latter half of the 20th century. Told by faceless astronauts embedded in the mundane, it is the story of […]

Jonathan Harris.

Jonathan Harris.

Little things to tell you. 1) There’s a new short (8 min) film about my “Today” project, made by my friend, Scott Thrift.  Scott came to visit me last fall in Vermont, a few weeks after I ended the project, and we made the film then. 2) From June 27th – July 1st, I’ll be […]

Ted McGrath.

Ted McGrath.

“My studio is on the fifth floor of an old industrial building that was once the Eberhard-Faber pencil factory in Greenpoint Brooklyn. I share the space with designer/art director (and girlfriend) Kim Bost, and there’s a slew of other super talented artists, illustrators and designers in the building, as well as a silk screening business, […]