WTD Mini Episode 2: Backache Boys

It’s Mini Episode 2! For our deep-dive topic, we discuss naivete and the illusion of predicted success as an art career, we answer the question about how we would like to be remembered 100 years from now, Sergio asks Josh to describe the 10 hot-seat artists to people who don’t know artist names, and more!

Want to ask us a question or suggest a deep-dive topic? Email us at joshandsergio@waitingtodry.com! (or podcastaboutart@gmail.com)

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#90 The First Ever Open Studio Episode!

Sergio had an open studio on Saturday, and we decided to record an episode live with an audience of whoever decided to walk through the doors! Guest starring Vanessa Walsh, Robert Howard, and Andrea Kendall! We talk about the duct tape banana and why visual art is not judged objectively, unforgivable taste, abstract art(more Jackson Pollack bashing), and more! We also critique a listener’s Instagram account, and Andrea hangs out in Sergio’s Question Corner! Check out Vanessa’s work at @compassroseartistry and Andrea’s at @andreakendallart.

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Joshua Flint “Finding a Title”

Josh and MJ Lindo sit down with Joshua Flint during their trip to Portland. They get a quick background into where Joshua Flint has lived before diving into Josh’s intent when creating work, how he determines a title, The relationships he has with galleries and collectors. Finding a home for his art and so much more! you can find his work on instagram @studioflint or at his website www.joshuaflint.com  

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#88 The Last Ten Percent

Josh and Sergio sit down together to talk about the fun of new relationships, another Sonoma County fire, podcasts they like, differences in how they build narratives, looking for more from models, the challenges of working on murals together, artist processes that make no sense, changes in Sergio’s career direction, middle names, Shia LeBouf, trolling and more. Find Sergio’s paintings at Beyond Eden Art Fair in Anaheim, November 22-24, and Context Miami art fair December 3rd-8th.

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Throwback: #22 Chris Leib “Why Humans Paint With Whiskers”

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New episode coming soon! Until then, enjoy this classic underrated throwback with our friend Chris Leib! One of our personal favorites to record. Originally released June 5th, 2018.

IG: @chrisleibart

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#87 “Send Your Son To Die”

Another solo ep! We talked about the snafu that was before the recording of episode 86, getting into daily painting, Serge Gay Jr.‘s and Jose Luis Cena‘s SF solo shows, Josh’s piece titled “Send Your Son To Die,” if paintings gain value by changing hands, going all-in as a professional artist, Alec Monopoly, and answer some listener questions: 

 

Is it worth starting a Youtube page? 

What did we think of each other when we first met? 

Which artist brain would we step into for a day?

 

 Check out Josh’s newest paintings at Stone Sparrow Gallery in NYC, and Palette Gallery in San Francisco. Check out Sergio’s coaster drawings at Nucleus Portland and upcoming paintings at Beyond Eden Art Fair in Anaheim and Context Art Miami.

 

This episode is sponsored by Trekell Professional Art Supplies! Go to www.trekell.com, use the code “WTD10” and enjoy 10% off of your order of brushes, panels and apparel!

 

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#86 Jet Martinez “Selfie Angel Wings”

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This week we traveled to Jet Martinez’s Oakland home to talk with him about letting your kids be kids, murals vs fine art, street art vs graffiti, the artist’s hand in the whole process, competition between spouses, a universal folk art style, cultural identity, pettiness and more. We bring back Sergio’s Question Corner! Find all things Jet at his Instagram @jetmar1.

This episode is sponsored by Trekell Professional Art Supplies! Go to www.trekell.com, use the code “WTD10” and enjoy 10% off of your order of brushes, panels and apparel!

 

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#85 Nate Van Dyke, Paul Hermann “Resting Upstanding-Citizen Face”

Nate Van Dyke (@69n8vandyke) introduces us to his new studio mate Paul Hermann(@premier_coup)! They talk about working together in video games, share @elcoro36 stories, tips on shooting models, artists you like doing things you don’t, hesitation about changing styles, peeing in the studio sink, artwork pricing talk, selling art online vs selling in galleries, boring Instagram posts, and more.

This episode is sponsored by Trekell Professional Art Supplies! Go to www.trekell.com, use the code “WTD10” and enjoy 10% off of your order of brushes, panels and apparel!

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#84 Emilio Villalba, Tamsin Smith “No Small Talk On The Canvas”

Emilio Villalba(@emilio_villalba) returns to the podcast with Tamsin Smith (@slipstreamer11) to talk about their new collaborative project they are working on together! Every Sunday they get together at Matt Gonzalez(@mattgonzalez_collage)’s studio and paint on canvases together. They talk about the self-imposed limitations that make the collaboration unique, letting go of ego and expectations, understanding poetry, Tamsin’s art reviews, collaborating “politely,” and more. Tamsin’s books are titled Word Cave and Between First And Second Sleep. Their November shows will be at Adobe Books in San Francisco.

This episode is sponsored by Trekell Professional Art Supplies! Go to www.trekell.com, use the code “WTD10” and enjoy 10% off of your order of brushes, panels and apparel!

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