Rod Wimer

Episode 97 : Today I talk to artist and manager of the Providence Gallery, Rod Wimer. The Providence Gallery has been around since 1978! We talk about the secret to their longevity, consigning art, working as an artist, all sorts of things. Lost my voice. apologies for the croaky intro.

Abstract Art by Rod Wimer
Abstract Art by Rod Wimer
Abstract art by Rod Wimer
Abstract Art by Rod Wimer

All images c. Rod Wimer. Used with permission.

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Andrea Vail: Collecting Pile

Episode 67: Today I go visit an old friend & co-worker, Andrea Vail at her studio at the Goodyear Arts in Charlotte, NC. We talk about her Collecting Pile series.

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Andrea Vail

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Collecting Pile (Zenith), 2018 – detail
Donated home goods and belongings: fabrics, clothing, toys, trophies,1940’s deceased mother’s wedding gown, dentures, party favors, prop guns, tchokies, furniture
(example of knotless netting)

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Collecting Pile (Horizon 1/3), 2018, Fabric, donated objects, 69.5” x 1.5” x 16” 
Image: Brandon Scott

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Collecting Pile (Horizon 3/3) – detail, 2018 Fabric, donated objects, 72.5″ x 3″ x 21


Handtowel(Bloom), 2016,
Fringe, terry cloth towel, varied materials,
76” x 26” x 1”

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