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LEARN: All About Gary Panter

Posted on: July 11th, 2011

Alex Isreal Talks to Gary Panter About His Interdisciplinary Practice of Painting, Comic Books, and Designing the Sets of PeeWee’s Playhouse.

FYA loves the uncategorizable, and surely Gary Panter is one of a kind. He is a great example of an artist at home in many different worlds. He moves between art, entertainment and comics with grace and ease. Artist Alex Israel interviewed Panter when he was in L.A. for a talk at the Hammer. (more…)

LEARN: David LaChapelle on “The Rape of Africa”

Posted on: September 27th, 2011

Alex Israel Interviews David LaChapelle on September 8, 2009 at The Artist’s Hollywood Studio


LEARN: Art in the Middle East

Posted on: July 7th, 2011

Antonia Carver, Dubai-Based Editor-at-Large of Bidoun Magazine, Speaks About Art in the Middle East

Interview with Antonia Carver, Editor of Bidoun.

ForYourArt invited Marisa Mazria-Katz, a NYC-based journalist, to blog on the art scene in the Middle East (more…)

LEARN: Emerging Photographer Betsy Lin Seder on Working in L.A.

Posted on: July 11th, 2011

Workspace’s Daniel Ingroff Sits Down With Photographer Betsy Lin Seder to Talk About Exploring the History, Myth, and Reality of California

Artist Betsy Lin Seder, whose solo exhibition The Elephant was on view at Lincoln Heights-based gallery Workspace, is interviewed by the exhibition space’s director Daniel Ingroff about her series of work, making art in L.A. and exploring the history, myth and reality of California. (more…)

LEARN: Documentarian Matt Tyrnauer on Valentino

Posted on: July 11th, 2011

Matt Tyrnauer Gets Personal About Getting Up Close With Legendary Designer Valentino Garavani for His Film The Last Emperor

FYA’s Karen Marta talks to Mr. Tyrnauer about Mr. Valentino, in time for his L.A. book signing and film premiere this week. (more…)