loader from loading.io

KQEK.com / ArtScopeTO --- Interview with photographer Lori Ryerson (2019)

KQEK.com Digital / Big Head Amusements / ArtScopeTO - Podcasts

Release Date: 04/08/2019

KQEK.com --- Interview with composer Austin Wintory (2019) show art KQEK.com --- Interview with composer Austin Wintory (2019)

KQEK.com Digital / Big Head Amusements / ArtScopeTO - Podcasts

Composer Austin Wintory discusses scoring the new interactive full motion video game ERICA from Flavourworks, and published by Sony, and his compilation album REMNANTS. Music from both albums are available via Bandcamp. A prior interview from 2010 regarding Paul Solet's psychological shocker GRACE (2009) is also available. Visit KQEK.com for additional film reviews, soundtrack reviews, interviews, and read the Editor's Blog by Mark R. Hasan for additional info and related links. Special Thanks to Austin Wintory, and Maike Eilert at White Bear PR. Visit Austin...

info_outline
KQEK.com / ArtScopeTO --- Interview with photographer Pengkuei Ben Huang  (2019) show art KQEK.com / ArtScopeTO --- Interview with photographer Pengkuei Ben Huang (2019)

KQEK.com Digital / Big Head Amusements / ArtScopeTO - Podcasts

For the latest edition of ArtScopeTO, I interview photographer Pengkuei (Ben) Huang, whose current eco-series SOLEMN PINES FADING THINGS is exhibited at Toronto's Urban Gallery (400 Queen Street East) from May 2-31st, as part of the 2019 Scotiabank Contact Photography Festival. Huang discusses the genesis of his series, which examines the location and people in Japan's Tohoku region, and the lingering effects of the triple hit of an earthquake, tsunami, and the Fukushima Daiishi nuclear disaster in 2011. Further info and stills from the exhibition are available via the Editor's Blog at...

info_outline
KQEK.com --- Interview with composer John Murphy (2019) show art KQEK.com --- Interview with composer John Murphy (2019)

KQEK.com Digital / Big Head Amusements / ArtScopeTO - Podcasts

Composer John Murphy (28 DAYS LATER, MIAMI VICE) discusses scoring the BBC's lavish new 6-part mini-series LES MISERABLES (2018), based on Victor Hugo's epic novel; his main themes & use of the viola; and taking a break from scoring in 2015 after the album ANONYMOUS. Prior interviews with the composer from 2010 (regarding ARMORED) and 2015 (regarding ANONYMOUS)are also available. Visit KQEK.com for additional film reviews, soundtrack reviews, interviews, and read the Editor's Blog by Mark R. Hasan for additional info and related links. Special Thanks...

info_outline
KQEK.com / ArtScopeTO --- Interview with photographer Lori Ryerson (2019) show art KQEK.com / ArtScopeTO --- Interview with photographer Lori Ryerson (2019)

KQEK.com Digital / Big Head Amusements / ArtScopeTO - Podcasts

In the latest ArtScopeTO podcast, I interview photographer Lori Ryerson, whose current series OFF THE BEATEN PATH is showcased from April 6-27, 2018, at Toronto's Urban Gallery, 400 Queen Street East. Topics include abandoned landscapes, vintage cars, capturing small details in unlikely places, and transitioning from a corporate career to working artist. Further info and stills from the exhibition are available via the Editor's Blog at KQEK.com. If you enjoyed this podcast, connect with us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter. Visit www.focalocity.ca for more info on Lori...

info_outline
KQEK.com --- Interview with composer James T. Sale (2019) show art KQEK.com --- Interview with composer James T. Sale (2019)

KQEK.com Digital / Big Head Amusements / ArtScopeTO - Podcasts

Composer-Arranger-Orchestrator James T. Sale discusses his score for SAINT JUDY (2018), the bio-drama on attorney Judy Wood and her successful efforts to improve the laws for immigrants seeking asylum. Also touched upon are temp tracks, Jerry Goldsmith, and Mark Mothersbaugh, with whom Sale worked for several years as an orchestrator and composer. Visit KQEK.com for additional film reviews, soundtrack reviews, interviews, and read the Editor's Blog by Mark R. Hasan for additional info and related links. Special Thanks to James T. Sale, and Grecco...

info_outline
KQEK.com --- Interview with director Zach Weddington (2018) show art KQEK.com --- Interview with director Zach Weddington (2018)

KQEK.com Digital / Big Head Amusements / ArtScopeTO - Podcasts

Filmmaker Zach Weddington discusses the making of Viva Amiga (2017), his affectionate chronicle of the beloved home computer that evolved from a game machine to a pioneering multimedia system for musicians, filmmakers, gamers, and artists. Available digitally from Vimeo, we also discuss the extensive bonus interviews (many free) and the Amiga's impact, including the iconic video editing system the Video Toaster from Newtek, plus vintage computing and video gear. Visit KQEK.com for a review of Viva Amiga and the lightly discussed Stinking Heaven, and my ongoing blog...

info_outline
KQEK.com --- Patricia Rozema and Kiva Reardon on I've Heard the Mermaids Singing, recorded live at The Revue Cinema (2018) show art KQEK.com --- Patricia Rozema and Kiva Reardon on I've Heard the Mermaids Singing, recorded live at The Revue Cinema (2018)

KQEK.com Digital / Big Head Amusements / ArtScopeTO - Podcasts

Following the April 18, 2018, screening of I've Heard the Mermaids Singing (1987) at Toronto's Revue Cinema for National Canadian Film Day, writer-director Patricia Rozema discussed her feature film debut with cléo journal’s Kiva Reardon. Topics include the casting of Sheila McCarthy, developing the story, filming in Toronto, a short bit on Harvey Weinstein, Calvinist self-discipline, and Rozema’s latest work, Mouthpiece. Bookending the podcast are some thoughts on my shifting tastes since 1987, and at KQEK.com I've posted additional thoughts on the film, related links, and...

info_outline
KQEK.com / ArtScopeTO --- Interview with photographer Andre Vittorio show art KQEK.com / ArtScopeTO --- Interview with photographer Andre Vittorio

KQEK.com Digital / Big Head Amusements / ArtScopeTO - Podcasts

In this month's ArtScopeTO podcast, I interview photographer Andre Vittorio, whose current series Abstractions on Metal is showcased from April 5-28, 2018, at Toronto's Urban Gallery. Topics include the aesthetics of shooting architectural subjects, especially Brutalist forms in Toronto. Further info and stills from the exhibition are available via the Editor's Blog at KQEK.com. If you enjoyed this podcast, connect with us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter. Visit www.andrevittorio.com for more info on the artist. Special Thanks to Andre Vittorio for his time, Urban...

info_outline
KQEK.com --- Interview with composer-performer Marilyn Lerner (2018) show art KQEK.com --- Interview with composer-performer Marilyn Lerner (2018)

KQEK.com Digital / Big Head Amusements / ArtScopeTO - Podcasts

Jazz composer & improviser Marilyn Lerner discusses performing her score live for Frank Borzage's silent classic Street Angel (1928) at Toronto's Revue Cinema in November of 2017. Also discussed are Lerner's prior scores, including Carl Theodor Dreyer's The Passion of Joan of Arc (1928), and the nuances of improvising music live for cinema audiences. Visit KQEK.com for additional film reviews, soundtrack reviews, interviews, and read the Editor's Blog by Mark R. Hasan for additional info and related links. Special Thanks to Marilyn Lerner, the Revue...

info_outline
KQEK.com --- Peter Roffman on KQEK.com --- Peter Roffman on "Dear Guelda: The Death and Life of Pioneering Canadian Filmmaker Julian Roffman."

KQEK.com Digital / Big Head Amusements / ArtScopeTO - Podcasts

2018's first podcast features a conversation with Peter Roffman, who edited and authored Dear Guelda: The Death and Life of Pioneering Canadian Filmmaker Julian Roffman, newly published as an ebook and available from Amazon. The nearly hour-long program has son Peter reflecting on the incredible career of Julian Roffman, best known for producing & directing Canada's first feature-length 3D and horror film, The Mask (1961), which I profiled separately in a May 16, 2016 podcast, archived on this channel. The elder Roffman was invited by John Grierson to join the then-new National Film Board...

info_outline
 
More Episodes

In the latest ArtScopeTO podcast, I interview photographer Lori Ryerson, whose current series OFF THE BEATEN PATH is showcased from April 6-27, 2018, at Toronto's Urban Gallery, 400 Queen Street East. Topics include abandoned landscapes, vintage cars, capturing small details in unlikely places, and transitioning from a corporate career to working artist.

Further info and stills from the exhibition are available via the Editor's Blog at KQEK.com.

If you enjoyed this podcast, connect with us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

Visit www.focalocity.ca for more info on Lori Ryerson's work.

Special Thanks to Lori Ryerson for her generous time, Urban Gallery's manager Calvin Hambrook and curator Allen Shugar, and Glenda Fordham at Fordham P.R. for facilitating the interview.