Videos Archive - Claire Oliver Gallery

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Lauren Fensterstock

Conversations on Content

Impermanent Conditions: artist Lauren Fensterstock discusses with Claire her use of ancient text and celestial mysteries to inspire in her new exhibition

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View the exhibit page for Lauren Fensterstock: Impermanent Conditions.

Gio Swaby

Conversations on Content

artist Gio Swaby discusses with Claire her use of textiles to convey family connections and community love.

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View the exhibit page for Gio Swaby: Both Sides of the Sun.

Ruben Natal-San Miguel

Conversations on Content

Artist Ruben Natal-San Miguel sits down with gallerist Claire Oliver to discuss the idea of hunting for resilience his photographs

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View the exhibit page for Love Letters For Harlem.

Gio Swaby

2021 Distinguished Artist Series

Claire Oliver of Claire Oliver Gallery interviews fiber artists Gio Swaby and Adebunmi Gbadebo for the James Renwick Alliance for Craft 2021 Distinguished Artist Series.

See all work by Adebunmi Gbadebo, Gio Swaby.

View the exhibit page for Gio Swaby: Both Sides of the Sun.

Jeffrey Henson Scales

Conversations On Content

Artist Jeffery Henson Scales sits down with gallerist Claire Oliver to discuss the content captured within each of his photographs

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View the exhibit page for Love Letters For Harlem.

Claire Oliver

2020: the year in review

2020 presented an amazing array of unique challenges for the gallery community.  Claire Oliver Gallery looks back at this unique year in our personal photos.

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Leonardo Benzant

Conversations On Content

Artist Leonardo Benzant sits down with gallerist Claire Oliver to discuss the content wrapped into each of his works.

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View the exhibit page for Four Now; Leonardo Benzant, Barbara Earl Thomas, Adebunmi Gbadebo & Gio Swaby.

Lauren Fensterstock

Forces of Nature: Renwick Invitational 2020 – Virtual Preview

Lauren Fensterstock is featured in the Smithsonian American Art Museum (SAAM) exhibition virtual opening reception and program for “Forces of Nature: Renwick Invitational 2020

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Barbara Earl Thomas

Barbara Earl Thomas on The Geography of Innocence

"It is the chaos of living and the grief of our time that compels me, philosophically, emotionally, and artistically. I am a witness and a chronicler"

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Bisa Butler

Newark Art Museum guided ZOOM visit to the studio of artist Bisa Buttler

Tricia Laughlin Bloom, Ph.D., Curator of American Art at the Newark Museum of Art guided a ZOOM visit to the studio of artist Bisa Buttler

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Adebunmi Gbadebo

TRUE BLUES

The Artist takes you on a journey into her families history while exposing the "Dilemma of Inheritance"

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View the exhibit page for Adebumni Gabadebo: A Dilemma of Inheritance.

Adebunmi Gbadebo

MoAD In The Artist’s Studio | Adebunmi Gbadebo

join the Museum of the African Diaspora's own Demetri Broxton as he visits Adebunmi Gbadebo in her studio.

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Barbara Earl Thomas

MoAD In The Artist’s Studio | Barbara Earl Thomas

join the Museum of the African Diaspora's own Demetri Broxton as he visits Barbara Earl Thomas in her studio.

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Leonardo Benzant

MoAD In The Artist’s Studio | Leonardo Benzant

join the Museum of the African Diaspora's own Demetri Broxton as he visits Leonardo Banzent in his studio.

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Matthew Sleeth

Experimenta Studio Sessions – Matthew Sleeth

Mathew Sleeth reflects with Jonathan Parson, Experimenta Artistic Director on his recent time in the studio and discusses working with diverse new technologies.

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Judith Schaechter

The Path to Paradise: Judith Schaechter’s Stained-Glass Art

Looking at artist Judith Schaechter’s stained-glass panels has been described as a “thrilling and disorienting” experience, like “seeing an old master painting of a car crash.” Watch to learn more about the artist’s masterful practice and pioneering spirit. *Video by Floating Home Films

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Bisa Butler

MoAD In The Artist’s Studio | Bisa Butler

join the Museum of the African Diaspora's own Demetri Broxton as he visits Bisa Butler in her studio. She will share what she is currently working on and how her work is changing as a result of the quarantine.

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View the exhibit page for Bisa Butler: The Storm, the Whirlwind and the Earthquake.

Bisa Butler

Streams of Thought presents “Avant Yarn” A Conversation with Bisa Butler

On this episode of Streams Of Thought, titled Avant Yarn, Tariq speaks with his neighbor, who also happens to be one of his favorite visual artists, Bisa Bulter.

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Bisa Butler

Bisa Butler: Portraits @ The Katonah Museum of Art

Bisa Butler: Portraits is the first solo museum exhibition of the artist’s work and features her vivid and larger-than-life quilts that capture African American identity and culture.

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Claire Oliver

2019: the year in review

Please enjoy this look back at some of our favorite moments of 2019

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Claire Oliver

Claire Oliver Gallery Special Preview

Claire Oliver Gallery’s new home in Harlem is progressing and we are thrilled to share with you some details of our endeavors coming to fruition. Designing the new Gallery from scratch has allowed us to build as we dream the space to be, providing room for both art and community. I look forward to welcoming you soon...

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Judith Schaechter

Museum of Glass, Meet the Artist: Judith Schaechter

An intimate introduction to the fascinating work of Judith Schaechter. Produced by The Museum of Glass.

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View the exhibit page for Suspect Realities @ Seattle Art Fair 2018.

Laetitia Soulier

The Fractal Architectures

Laetitia Soulier provides views with personal insight into the works of her groundbreaking series The Fractal Architectures.

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Bisa Butler

Impatient Obsessions @ PULSE 2018

The three artists featured in Impatient Obsessions work slowly and methodically -- almost ritualistically. They create detailed and sumptuous works of art redolent with content and mystery; these works demand to be studied.

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View the exhibit page for PULSE Miami Beach.

Claire Oliver

A Look Back @ 2018

At this time of exciting changes for the Gallery and expanded audiences for our group of talented artist, Claire Oliver Gallery looks back at the year that was.

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Bisa Butler

Prudentail: Masterpiece of Love

Healing with art, Bisa Butler discusses the purposeful choices she makes in her work.

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Matthew Sleeth

Rules to Live By

Matthew Sleeth discusses the meaning infused into the works featured in his exhibition “Rules to Live By.”

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View the exhibit page for Matthew Sleeth: Rules to Live By.

Diggs & Hillel

Brick Wall Interviews: Diggs and Hillel, 125th: Time in Harlem

"125th: Time in Harlem" features the work of photographers Isaac Diggs and Edward Hillel as they work collaboratively to capture this ever-changing neighborhood. "Time in Harlem" opened at the Claire Oliver Gallery October 24th, 2014.

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Matt Bahen

Matt Bahen: The History That Lies Beneath

Matt Bahen discusses how literature inspires his fictional and moving painted landscapes.

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Judith Schaechter

Judith Schaechter on WHYY’s “Friday Arts”

Judith Schaechter discusses her fascination with the material of stained glass and the reason it has served her so well for 25 years.

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Lauren Fensterstock

RUPTURES

Ballet Des Moines' Luis Delcid inspired by Lauren Fensterstock's work The Order of Things performs at the Des Moines Art Center.

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Lauren Fensterstock

Meet The Artist

An intimate introduction to the fascinating work of Lauren Fensterstock. Produced during the artist's The Museum of Glass 2016 residency.

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Barbara Earl Thomas

Heaven on Fire

Barbara Earl Thomas discusses the inspirations and messages in the works featured in her Bainbridge Island Museum of Art exhibition spanning thirty years of art making.

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Gabi Trinkaus

Brick Wall Interviews | Gabi Trinkaus

On the occasion of her gallery exhibition, Paradise with a Limp, Austrian Artist Gabi Trinkaus sat down to discuss her artistic process and the concepts behind her works.

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Norbert Brunner

Guerlain Installation

Norbert Brunner shares an inside look into the making his major installation at the Guerlain flagship store on the Champs-Elysée, Paris.

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Barbara Earl Thomas

Seattle Cultural Ambassador Award

Barbara Earl Thomas discusses her cultural influences and community impact on the occasion of her receiving a Seattle Cultural Ambassador Award.

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Judith Schaechter

Art Phag Interview

Eric McDade of Art Phag takes us into the wonderful world of artist Judith Schaechter.

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Matt Bahen

The Consistency of Chaos

Matt Bahen discusses his use of paint as a tool to convey layers tension and meaning to his paintings surface.

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Gabi Trinkaus

Timelapse of inofficial portrait 3; 2005

Gabi Trinkaus provides an insightful timelapse look into the construction process of her works and her unique studio practice.

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