An Interview with Chris Chappell

Chris Chappell (interview originally appeared on schliefkevision in March of 2006) I met Chris at the ARThive in 2002 shortly after my arrival in Austin.  For the next few years, we painted side by side in adjoining studios at the ARThive and Blue Genie, trading jokes, eating lunches, and challenging each other to produce better…

An Interview with Wade Beesley

Wade Beesley interview originally posted in January, 2006 Wade was one of the first members of Austin’s art community I met when I moved here in 2002.  Wade has made an indelible mark in Austin’s art scene.  Wade owned and operated Mojo’s Daily Grind for ten years.  While serving coffee and beer, Wade was personally…

Slide Talk!

WOMEN AND THEIR WORK GALLERY SHOW AND TELL SLIDE TALK January 17, 2006 – I was invited to present my work in a slide talk at the Women and their Work Gallery. After joking about my status as a man with some close friends for a couple weeks, the night of my talk arrived. I…

An Interview with Shea Little

Shea Little Shea is a life long resident of Austin who attended the School of Visual Arts in New York.  While studying design, bookmaking and printing, he began to run in an ever tightening circle with Jana Swec and Joseph Phillips.  Together, they formed the SODALITAS Art Group, working in a collaborative group that churns…