Archive for the ‘Friday’ Category

James and Karla Murray.

“Though most our photography takes place on the streets, our post-processing is done on our Mac Book Pro using Photoshop CS5. This is our desk, computer and wires connecting the multitude of hard drives we back up thousands of photos we’ve taken. We always have music on during post-processing. Next to the computer is a […]

Joseph Ciardiello.

Joseph Ciardiello.

“My studio is on the 2nd floor of an out building behind my house, in (still fairly rural) western New Jersey. Most of my time is spent at my drawing table which is usually surrounded by reminder notes and lists. The older I get, the worse my memory is becoming. There’s a day planner, job folders, and […]

Jethro Haynes.

Jethro Haynes.

“My desk is usually scruffy and cluttered with a clean bit in the middle so I can actually do stuff. It was really tidy when I took these photos. I make a lot of models which can be a messy process. So it stands to reason there’s a bunch of detritus around. I love natural environments […]

Craig Damrauer.

Craig Damrauer.

“My studio takes two parts. There’s the desk part and worktable part. The desk I’ve had since high school, maybe junior high. I bought it with paper route money. I used to do my homework on it, pulling open the file drawer (since broken) and spitting tobacco into a large cup. I’ve taken it apart and reassembled it […]

John Baldessari.

John Baldessari.

(blank space: please, do not adjust or refresh your browser) A brief background: Kate reached out to the great, iconic California artist, John Baldessari, inviting him to be part of her collaborative. He kindly responded, via his assistant, he would not take part but wished the project well.  The reason?  There were simply too many items […]

Robin Marantz Henig.

Robin Marantz Henig.

“My writing desk is right out in the middle of the living room.  That’s how it often is in Manhattan apartments, where space is tight, and it only really matters when we have overnight guests who feel a need to sit at the breakfast table or on a couch, which are also in the living […]