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Herb Alpert: 'What's Beautiful About Music Is It's Personal'

Thursday, December 25, 2014

Soundcheck's John Schaefer settles into a booth at P.J. Clarke's with the record executive, bandleader and sculptor to talk about a lifetime of hits... and more hits.

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WNYC News

Hey, Look, It's a Sculpture

Friday, October 03, 2014

Sculpture is often overshadowed by painting, but two new shows might help change that.

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On Being

Dario Robleto — Sculptor of Memory

Thursday, July 24, 2014

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On Being

[Unedited] Dario Robleto with Krista Tippett

Thursday, July 24, 2014

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WNYC News

One NY Artist: Stone Carver Chris Pellettieri

Saturday, June 28, 2014

There are thousands of artists is New York City. Some are famous internationally. Others are scratching out a living while perfecting their craft. WNYC is bringing a few of them to the spotlight, in their own voices.

Chris Pellettieri is.a stone carver, who creates everything from statues and busts to ...

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Studio 360

The Secret Life of Vegetables

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Shawn Feeney studied forensic facial imaging with the FBI. Now he transforms everything from parsnips to pumpkins to papayas into fascinating faces and strange characters.
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WNYC News

Humans — Crossed with Toads and Spiders

Saturday, March 01, 2014

A woman who made earthy, tactile sculptures in a male-dominated world.

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NYPR Archives & Preservation

Richard Serra's Tilted Arc

Wednesday, December 18, 2013

WNYC

Richard Serra was not a happy man in 1985.  His public sculpture, Tilted Arc, was the focus of an on-going controversy in New York City and in this interview with Jenny Dixon on WNYC's Artists in the City, Serra defends himself against ...

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The Leonard Lopate Show

Guest Picks: Richard Serra

Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Richard Serra was on the Leonard Lopate Show recently to talk about how he designs and constructs his massive sculptures. He also told us 

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The Leonard Lopate Show

Richard Serra

Tuesday, November 12, 2013

Sculptor Richard Serra discusses his monumental works.

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The Leonard Lopate Show

Sculptor Ursula von Rydingsvard

Thursday, September 26, 2013

Sculptor Ursula von Rydingsvard discusses her work and her sculpture “Ona,” a 19-and-a-half-foot tall, nearly 12-thousand-pound bronze art work that was commissioned as a permanent installation in the plaza in front of Barclays Center in Brooklyn.

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The Leonard Lopate Show

Guest Picks: Ursula von Rydingsvard

Thursday, September 26, 2013

Ursula von Rydingsvard was on the Leonard Lopate Show to talk about her sculpture, "Ona," which is permanently installed in the plaza at the Barclays Center. She also told us what she's been reading and listening to recently. (We do like her taste in radio stations...)

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Radiolab

Isn't That King David? Nope, It's Just Dave

Tuesday, June 18, 2013

Take something old, familiar and classical, add denim, polyester and glasses, and watch what happens! Two French artists create a new form of time travel.

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Studio 360

Charles Krafft Responds

Friday, March 15, 2013

Charles Krafft is a painter and sculptor whose work is both provocative and respected; it has been collected by major museums and prominently reviewed. But earlier this year, a reporter for the Seattle Stranger discovered that during the last decade, he had also become a Holocaust denier. ...

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Studio 360

The (Viral) Glass Menagerie

Wednesday, March 06, 2013

Working with virologists and glassblowers, Luke Jerram creates striking and delicate representations of some of the most deadly pathogens known to man: HIV, swine flu, SARS.
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Studio 360

Disputed Art Disappears from University Campus

Friday, August 03, 2012

A year ago, the University of Wyoming’s Art Museum commissioned an outdoor sculpture from British artist Chris Drury. Carbon Sink was a 36-foot-diameter vortex of logs killed by pine beetles atop a bed of Wyoming coal. The artist said he wanted to draw a connection ...

Video: Chris Drury explains Carbon Sink

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Radiolab

Beyond the grave

Friday, June 29, 2012

To get things started, Jad ris fascinated by the first paragraph of an article by Mary Roach, in which she makes a bold claim about a daring attempt to provide proof that there is life after death. She tells us the story of Thomas Lynn Bradford and his journey ...

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Radiolab

Ghost in the machine

Friday, June 29, 2012

When the 17-year-old crown prince of Spain, Don Carlos, fell down a set of stairs in 1562, he threw his whole country into a state of uncertainty about the future. Especially his father, King Philip II, who despite being the most powerful man in the world, was helpless in the ...

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Radiolab

Butterflies in the Belfry

Monday, April 23, 2012

Latif Nasser makes an unexpected discovery in a psych ward in Denmark--an unusual museum full of stunning artifacts. Read more, and check out a ton of photos.

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Studio 360

Hunt Slonem's Artist Aviary

Friday, February 24, 2012

Manhattan’s West Side has plenty of artist studios, but none quite like Hunt Slonem’s. Kurt Andersen recently dropped by the artist’s eccentric space, which is housed on the third floor of a football field-sized warehouse. It’s stuffed with plaster busts, chandeliers, neo-gothic furniture ...

Video: Kurt Andersen visits Hunt Slonem's studio

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