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116 Artist / Curator Chuck Gniech and The Art of Social Change

116 Artist / Curator Chuck Gniech and The Art of Social Change

LISTEN TO PODCAST In this episode, Sergio Gomez talks with Chicago-based artist and curator Chuck Gniech about art, curating and the art of social change. Charles Gniech (b 1962) is an Associate Professor of Graphic Design at Joliet Junior College and has been teaching at various colleges and universities for more then twenty-five years. Gniech served asRead more about 116 Artist / Curator Chuck Gniech and The Art of Social Change[…]

Tim & Suzanne Smith share the journey of running a thriving gallery (Sirona Fine Art)

Tim & Suzanne Smith share the journey of running a thriving gallery (Sirona Fine Art)

Tim and Suzanne Smith are  power couple whose career path took them from the New York art scene to open a successful art gallery in the Miami area. Sirona Fine Art is a grand showcase for artists who embrace classic academic structure and technique, yet have an understanding and facility within the modernist landscape inRead more about Tim & Suzanne Smith share the journey of running a thriving gallery (Sirona Fine Art)[…]

101 Floating World Gallery director Elias Martin discusses the art market and international art fairs

101 Floating World Gallery director Elias Martin discusses the art market and international art fairs

In this episode, Sergio Gomez talks with Elias Martin, Director of Floating World Gallery about the world of collecting, the art market and the future of international art fairs. As a dealer, curator to private clients, collector, and educator with 16 years of professional experience, Elias has helped build important private collections and has placedRead more about 101 Floating World Gallery director Elias Martin discusses the art market and international art fairs[…]

5 Lessons Learned by Working with Two of the Most Successful Artists in the World

5 Lessons Learned by Working with Two of the Most Successful Artists in the World

5 Lessons Learned by Working with Two of the Most Successful Artists in the World by Sergio Gomez Over the last ten years, I have had the pleasure to work along side with two of the most successful artists in the world. Although I have learned many lessons from this experience, I would like toRead more about 5 Lessons Learned by Working with Two of the Most Successful Artists in the World[…]

057 Allison Peters Quinn talks about developing a career as a curator and arts programing

057 Allison Peters Quinn talks about developing a career as a curator and arts programing

Allison Peters Quinn is the Director of Exhibition & Residency Programs at Hyde Park Art Center, where she has curated exhibitions and produced symposiums, performances and publications since 2004.  She has curated significant exhibitions for emerging and established artists such as Cándida Alvarez, Theaster Gates, Kelly Kaczynski, and Bibiana Suárez.  The exhibition program under herRead more about 057 Allison Peters Quinn talks about developing a career as a curator and arts programing[…]

056 Michael Zhou talks about the history of the Zhou B Art Center in Chicago

056 Michael Zhou talks about the history of the Zhou B Art Center in Chicago

Michael Zhou Michael Zhou has been the Executive Director of the Zhou B Art Center since 2009, leading the center to become one of the elite art destinations in the city. Michael shares the Zhou Brothers’ vision to develop a creative hub that encourages and mentors emerging artists. He joined the Zhou B Team inRead more about 056 Michael Zhou talks about the history of the Zhou B Art Center in Chicago[…]

053 Robin Greenwood, founder of Verni, speaks about creating a platform for artists and collectors to meet

053 Robin Greenwood, founder of Verni, speaks about creating a platform for artists and collectors to meet

Robin Greenwood was born and raised in Berlin, Germany, and had a strong desire to paint throughout his adolescence. Robin chose a career in design, and received a BFA in Communication Design from Parsons in New York. Already during and soon following his studies, he began to freelance as a designer and animator for variousRead more about 053 Robin Greenwood, founder of Verni, speaks about creating a platform for artists and collectors to meet[…]

049 Nicole Berry talks about behind the scenes of an international art fair, Expo Chicago and more

049 Nicole Berry talks about behind the scenes of an international art fair, Expo Chicago and more

LISTEN TO PODCAST: LISTEN IN ITUNES: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/art-nxt-level-sergio-gomez/id956413262?mt=2 Nicole Berry has been actively involved in the international art world for over a decade. She is an art historian, art writer, curator and former art adviser. First gaining experience in the Contemporary Department at Sotheby’s in London, she subsequently worked in New York City at a numberRead more about 049 Nicole Berry talks about behind the scenes of an international art fair, Expo Chicago and more[…]

046 Art Engineer Luis Martin talks about finding success and his NYC projects

046 Art Engineer Luis Martin talks about finding success and his NYC projects

LISTEN TO PODCAST HERE: LISTEN TO PORCAST IN ITUNES: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/art-nxt-level-sergio-gomez/id956413262?mt=2   Luis Martin is an Artist working out of Brooklyn New York. He created the term “Art Engineer” upon receiving his Bachelors of Fine Art from the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York. “I created the term to expand my reach as a visual Artist,”Read more about 046 Art Engineer Luis Martin talks about finding success and his NYC projects[…]

041 Artist Faheem Majeed talks about his exhibition at MCA Chicago

041 Artist Faheem Majeed talks about his exhibition at MCA Chicago

Faheem Majeed (American, b. 1976) is a builder—literally and metaphorically. A resident of the South Shore neighborhood in Chicago, Majeed often looks to the material makeup of his neighborhood and surrounding areas as an entry point into larger questions around civic-mindedness, community activism, and institutional racism. As part of his studio practice, the artist transformsRead more about 041 Artist Faheem Majeed talks about his exhibition at MCA Chicago[…]