My personal series of podcast conversations about the arts with creators, curators and art lovers from all over the world. The series is currently on hiatus.
Matt’s Art Chat #38 – Martin Gayford
A conversation with art critic, historian and author Martin Gayford.
Matt’s Art Chat #37 – Marisabel Bazan
A conversation with Panamanian multi-media artist Marisabel Bazan.
Matt’s Art Chat #36 – Jeroen Elfferich
A conversation with Dutch multi-instrumentalist/composer Jeroen Elfferich, whose new album, Dutch Piano Rhythms, is out now.
Matt’s Art Chat #35 – Frank O’Dea
A conversation with Irish artist and Balla Bán Art Gallery owner Frank O’Dea.
Matt’s Art Chat #34 – Kemal Yildirim
A conversation with filmmaker Kemal Yildirim about his new film, Wastelands.
Matt’s Art Chat #33 – Sam Tallent
A conversation with standup comedian and author Sam Tallent. Pick up a copy of his awesome novel, Running the Light.
Matt’s Art Chat #32 – Kate Grenyer
A conversation with Edinburgh’s Dovecot Studios curator Kate Grenyer on their upcoming exhibition, “Archie Brennan: Tapestry Goes Pop,” which will run on March 26-June 26, 2021.
Matt’s Art Chat #31 – Lachlan Goudie
A conversation with painter Lachlan Goudie on his upcoming exhibition, “Once Upon a Time,” which runs at The Scottish Gallery in Edinburgh, Scotland, on the 28 October-25 November, 2020.
Matt’s Art Chat #30 – Ania Hobson
A conversation with British painter Ania Hobson, who will launch her debut solo exhibition at London’s Catto Gallery on September 5, 2020.
Matt’s Art Chat #29 – Eva Laura Madar
A conversation with Tango dance/instructor Eva Laura Madar.
Matt’s Art Chat #28 – Chris Craig
A conversation with London’s BASTIAN Gallery director Chris Craig on their upcoming exhibition, “Atelier Picasso,” which reimagines Picasso’s Cannes Studio as an immersive experience within the gallery, using a treasure trove of objects including furniture, sculptures, ceramics, drawings and prints.
Matt’s Art Chat #27 – Lola Cloquell
A conversation with poet/writer and literature Lola Cloquell, who also hosts a regular literary event in Martinique called “Café Littéraire.”
Matt’s Art Chat #26 – Daniel Fiorda
A conversation with sculptor/visual and sound artist Daniel Fiorda.
Matt’s Art Chat #25 – John Marx
A conversation with architect John Marx, who recently published his first book of watercolor paintings and poems, Études – The Poetry of Dreams + Other Fragments. Marx is also the co-founding principal and Chief Artistic Officer of Form4 Architecture.
Matt’s Art Chat #24 – Nora Voon
A conversation with interior designer Nora Voon, founder of Noda Designs.
Matt’s Art Chat #23 – Kristine Schomaker
A conversation with artist, art curator and art promoter Kristine Schomaker, who also describes herself as a dedicated conceptual autobiographer. Her works explore such themes as perception, self-esteem, validation and body image.
Matt’s Art Chat #22 – Raven Kaliana
A conversation with puppeteer/puppet maker Raven Kaliana.
Matt’s Art Chat #21 – Katty Pearce
A conversation with London’s Guildhall Art Gallery curator Katty Pearce on their major exhibition, The Enchanted Interior, recently moved online in response to the pandemic.
Matt’s Art Chat #20 – Al Lapkovsky
A conversation with photographer/creative retoucher Al Lapkovsky.
Matt’s Art Chat #19 – Darren Deeney
A conversation with the most entertaining new Instagram workout influencer, Darren Deeney.
Matt’s Art Chat #18 – Cezar-Severus Tomoroga
A conversation with graphic designer Cezar-Severus Tomoroga about his newly-published novel The Klaussen Alchemist – Old Puppet.
Matt’s Art Chat #17 – Naomi Foyle
A conversation with British poet/author Naomi Foyle.
Matt’s Art Chat #16 – Lucien Zell
A conversation with Prague-based poet and all-around creative soul, Lucien Zell.
Matt’s Art Chat #15 – Eric Pan
A conversation with pianist/composer Eric Pan about his transportive music and recent projects.
Matt’s Art Chat #14 – Fabio Torre
A conversation with Italian painter/photographer Fabio Torre.
Matt’s Art Chat #13 – John Bleasdale
A conversation with writer John Bleasdale about his first-hand experiences during the Coronavirus outbreak in Northern Italy, writing and film.
Matt’s Art Chat #12 – Chris Cipollini
A conversation with American poet/writer Chris Cipollini on poetry, Paris and the Coronavirus.
Matt’s Art Chat #11 – Wendy Mitchell
A conversation with film and entertainment journalist Wendy Mitchell on her new book, Citizen Canine: Dogs in the Movies.
Matt’s Art Chat #10 – Thessa Mooij
A conversation with guitarist/singer/songwriter Thessa Mooij on recording her first EP of original compositions.
Matt’s Art Chat #9 – Bret Louis Adams
A conversation with Bret Louis Adams, a painter and photographer from Texas residing in Lisbon, Portugal. His work explores post-impressionist styles while incorporating modern design concepts.
Matt’s Art Chat #8 – Davy Ryan
Sharing memories about my old band Lexington 125 with my friend, drummer Davy Ryan.
Matt’s Art Chat #7 – Thomas Quain
A conversation with Irish filmmaker/animator Thomas Quain.
Matt’s Art Chat #6 – Zoe Aiano
A conversation with filmmaker Zoe Aiano.
Matt’s Art Chat #5 – Lukos Hey
A conversation with Prague-based painter/artist Lukos Hey.
Matt’s Art Chat #4 – Mirna El Mahdy
A conversation with Egyptian author Mirna El Mahdy.
Matt’s Art Chat #3 – Matt Jordan
A conversation with British author Matt Jordan
Matt’s Art Chat #2 – Chris Cipollini
A chat with Las Vegas-based writer, poet and actor Chris Cipollini about art, life and death.
Matt’s Art Chat #1 – Tau Tau Menghan
A conversation with filmmaker/producer Tau Tau Menghan about her forthcoming film project, Whatever She Wants, which will be shot on Huawai P30.