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The Conversation Art Podcast

A podcast that goes behind the scenes and between the lines of the contemporary art worlds, through conversations with artists, dealers, curators, and collectors--based in Los Angeles, but reaching nationally and internationally.

info_outline Epis: 354- the Art Thief, the remarkable story of art history's most prolific stealer, with author Michael Finkel 10/14/2023
info_outline Epis. 351- veteran co-host Deb Klowden Mann joins to discuss Money on the Wall, an epic profile of dealer Larry Gagosian 09/02/2023
info_outline Epis: 349- Narsiso Martinez on his epic story from Oaxaca to California, from picking produce in the fields to becoming a full-time artist 08/05/2023
info_outline Epis: 347- Alexis Rockman on 'owning' natural history 07/01/2023
info_outline Epis: 345- House-hunting with a Billionaire 06/04/2023
info_outline Art Adivisor Lisa Schiff- a Re-Release of Episode 99 from 2015 05/26/2023
info_outline Bonus Epis: 344- the Bay Area art scenes, healing out of ancestral trauma, and seeing Philip Guston through the lens of a Jew: artist Alex Nowik 05/20/2023
info_outline Epis: 343- Flora, Public Art and loving New York even if NY doesn’t love you back: Brooklyn-based artist Nancy Blum 05/06/2023
info_outline In-Between Episode including fresh OLD NEWS 04/22/2023
info_outline Epis. 341: Class Issues- artists and class with Berlin artist Norbert Witzgall 04/08/2023
info_outline The Conversation MIDWAY- Bonus episode announcement, plus a rant on the art services industry 03/26/2023
info_outline Epis. 340: Veteran art handler Bryan Cooke on 50+ years in the art handling business, including several brushes with death 03/09/2023
info_outline Preview/Teaser for Epis. 339A- Art Can Kill: The Art World's Crooks, Clowns & Connossieurs 02/26/2023
info_outline Epis. 338: Former pro surfer and current arts writer Jamie Brisick on why success is its own form of failure, and Raymond Pettibon, Paul Chan and Francis Alys, among others 02/11/2023
info_outline Epis. 337: Art & Politics- how can they co-exist? The Conversation's 14th Virtual Cafe 01/28/2023
info_outline Epis. 336: on The Death of the Artist, a frank conversation with writer and cultural critic William Deresiewicz 01/07/2023
info_outline Epis. 335: Mashed potatoes hurled at Monet, Artists being replaced by AI Robots, a Bad Studio Visit cartoon, and new email etiquette for the Uffizi Gallery, with a very special guest-host 12/25/2022
info_outline Epis. 334: The challenges in green-lighting public art that’s actually good- curator and arts administrator Zoë Taleporos 12/10/2022
info_outline Epis.#333- Tjebbe Beekman, Amsterdam-based artist on how a major life turning point became a turning point for his art 11/25/2022
info_outline Epis. 332: U. of Michigan art historian/scholar Joan Kee on Korean contemporary art, emojis, and going through law school & corporate law on her way to becoming an art historian 11/12/2022
info_outline ICA San Diego director Andrew Utt: on the curatorial process, and how to increase the art reputation of a city not known for its art world 10/30/2022
info_outline Epis.330: Cole Sternberg, from painting with the elements to his Free Republic of California project to moving to a farm during the pandemic 10/15/2022
info_outline Epis.329: Ben Davis on the Ordinary World Record Egg, what to do when Apple co-opts your artwork, and where high art meets immersive art 10/01/2022
info_outline Epis.328: Ben Davis, National Art Critic for Artnet News and author most recently of Art in the After-Culture 09/17/2022
info_outline Epis.327: Val Zavala on the Extinction Circle, Death Cafes and the New 10 Commandments for Future Generations 09/03/2022
info_outline Epis.326- NYC art appraiser David Shapiro: from valuing a work of art to shifting from his own art career 08/20/2022
info_outline Immersive art installations: who visits them, why, and where they're headed...with Kate Sharkey, painter and a 'host' at ARTECHOUSE 08/06/2022
info_outline Epis.#324- Maria Brito, her path from emerging singer to corporate lawyer to art advisor; and how she scored a Banksy for a client 07/23/2022
info_outline Epis. 323, Dave Kinsey: post-graffiti, post-illustration, post-skate art, and the BLK/MRKT gallery scene in the early-to-mid-2000s 07/09/2022
info_outline Episode 322- Profound effects on the art market, ‘Rich-Kid’ art, and a painting of a polar bear 06/27/2022